Rocamadour, France is built on a rock in the middle of the Causse de Gramat. This is a vast slate plateau and part of the Causse du Quercy. The city is the most visited pilgrimage site after Lourdes in France.
Temple Entry, Japan photo via amy. Hard to believe the same nation that perpetuated the rape of Nanking and the Bataan Death March, also gives us rock gardens and some of the most beautiful and tranquil places on earth.
Cabo de Gata, Almeria, Spain - Wild and untamed, this coastal region in south-eastern Spain boasts some of Europe’s most stunning geological features, and the continent’s only warm desert climatic region.
An interesting place in Brazil is Fernando de Noronha, its a beautiful archipelago with pristine beaches, landscapes and wildlife, off the northeastern coast in Brazil. This is a place I would personally love to visit some day.
A black bear decorated with coal is part of a public art project in Harlan County, Ky. The county has tried to build on its coal heritage as a way to develop tourism and community spirit. At an April 2013 conference, participants explored the complex ways