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Table Mountain Facts

Table Mountain is a flat topped mountain overlooking Cape Town, South Africa and is a huge tourist attraction. The peak of mountain is generally covered in clouds which are known as ‘Table Cloth’. This mountain is more than...

Table Mountain Facts

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Niagara Falls Waterfalls

Niagara Falls has been a destination for world explorers. They were formed more than 12,000 years ago. They are made up of 3 waterfalls: the American Falls, the Bridal Veil Falls and the Horseshoe Falls. Horseshoe Falls are the biggest and Bridal Veil Falls are the smallest. They are located on...

Niagara Falls Waterfalls

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The Desert

The Desert
When you think of a desert, what do you think of? Perhaps you think of the Mojave Desert in California or the Sonoran Desert in Arizona. Maybe you think of the Sahara Desert in Africa . All of these deserts are hot...

The Desert

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Northern Lights

Northern Lights
Since the beginning of time, people have told stories and legends to explain natural, but mysterious, occurrences. The Northern Lights is one example. The Vikings thought the Northern Lights were caused by the shining weaponry of immortal warriors. The Alaskan Inuit people believed the lights...

Northern Lights

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Giant’s Causeway

Giant’s Causeway
Forget leprechauns. The Irish have giants, as well. Stretching across the Irish Sea sits over 40,000 black basalt columns. Some of the columns are more than 35 feet tall. The black columns...

Giant’s Causeway

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Cappadocia – The Natural Wonder in Turkey

Cappadocia – The Natural Wonder in Turkey
Visiting Cappadocia in Turkey is like going to another planet. Hundreds of volcanic rock formations look like fairy houses. Tall columns are topped with domed roofs. Some of the formations go...

Cappadocia – The Natural Wonder in Turkey

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Victoria Falls – The World’s Largest Waterfall

Victoria Falls – The World’s Largest Waterfall
In Africa, on the borders of Zimbabwe and Zambia, sits the world’s largest waterfall, Victoria Falls. Victoria Falls was named by a Scottish missionary and explorer, Dr. David Livingstone for...

Victoria Falls – The World’s Largest...

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Uluru – Australia’s Ayers Rock

Uluru – Australia’s Ayers Rock
In central Australia, you’ll find a very, very large rock known as Uluru, or as the Aussies call it- Ayers Rock. The rock is made of sandstone. It changes color during the day,...

Uluru – Australia’s Ayers Rock

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Old Faithful – Geyser in Yellowstone National Park

Old Faithful – Geyser in Yellowstone National Park
In Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming, you’ll find impressive geysers that shoot hot water and steam high into the air. The most reliable of these is Old...

Old Faithful – Geyser in Yellowstone National...

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