Sunday, September 26, 2010

Olympic National Park in USA

Olympic National Monument was established in 1909 and up-graded to the status of national park in 1938. It was further designated as an International Biosphere Reserve in 1976, and evolved into a World Heritage Park in 1981. Currently, nearly 96% the Olympic National Park is incorporated into the Olympic Wilderness.

Phang-Nga Bay. Thailand Beautiful Beach

Phang-Nga bay is one of the most beautiful bays of the world. So it's not a surprise that many people visit the Ao Phang Nga bay. The best way to explore Phang Nga bay is by long tail motor boats or sea canoes. Phang Nga was originally inhabited by small communities and named Kraphu-nga.

Algarrobo, Beautiful Beach in Chile

Algarrobo is located in a sheltered bay, and over its hillocks there are summer houses. Its ocean is calm and all aquatic sports can be practiced. Algarrobo is also the headquarters for the main regattas in the coast. It has a yacht club and the Nautical Brotherhood of the Pacific, in an artificial bay.

Alhaure el Grande, Andalusia Tourisme

Alhaure el Grande is a town located in the province of Málaga in Andalusia in southern Spain, 30 km. from the provincial capital, and at 239 meters above the sea level. It is one of the most picturesque villages in the Guadalhorce river valley. Almost all the town streets are narrow and winding which these days causes some traffic congestion.