Iceland • A Hidden Hotpot

This tip comes from Greg Buzulencia at ViaHero.  Laugarvallalaug‏ is a true oasis in the middle of nowhere, if you’re lucky enough to find it. Close to the ruins of a deserted farm there is a geothermal stream that flows into a warm little waterfall, falling into a small pond at the bottom of it.  There…

Zambia • Swim at the Top of a 32-Story Waterfall!

Victoria Falls.  A natural wonder that’s naturally at the top of everyone’s bucket list. But did you know that you can swim at the top of it? Yes, it sounds completely insane, but there is an infinity pool on top of the 32-story falls. The Devil’s Pool was formed after years of erosion created a rock wall…

Oaxaca • Mexico’s Petrified Waterfalls

Hierve el Agua, the calcified waterfalls southwest of Oaxaca City and southeast of Mitla are not only a gorgeous sight but also make for an engrossing geology lesson. Mineral water dribbling over the cliff edge for thousands of years has created mineral formations that look like huge frozen waterfalls. There are currently two that you can…

Morogoro, Tanzania – In Another World

Here’s a secret tip for you beyond Tanzania’s majestic Kilimanjaro and wild safaris. Last time we asked the locals about other visitors they said that there had been 2 other groups – in the last month. But first things first: there are a couple of decent hotels and restaurants in Morogoro as it is a…

Ban Gioc, Vietnam- Waterfalls on the Border of Reality!

Near Cao Bang City, on China’s border, Ban Gioc Waterfalls open the view with a breath-taking panorama. They are the highest in Vietnam…a natural paradise for Western Citizens used to seeing meters and meters of skyscrapers and cement. Ban Gioc are 30 meters in height and they jump into Quy Xuan River, where it is…

Bohinj – The Perfect Outdoor Getaway

Bohinj, Slovenia. It’s the biggest natural lake in Slovenia, but is much more than a lake. It is an attraction for the whole family. If you are wondering what to do with your kids, because you need relaxation but they want creativity and things to do, you came to the right place! Visitors claim to…