Seven Underwater Wonders of the World
The coral barrier reef of
starts 300 meters off Belize and stretches up to 40 km south like a mountain range; its total length is about 300 km (185 miles). For shore of Belize ; this coral formations remain as the hub of its tourism industry in fact it is the revenue from tourism that keeps Belize economy ticking. Click here to read the full article. Belize
The Northern Red Sea Region has on its Northern shores Egypt, Israel Jordan and Saudi Arabia and Sudan and Eritrea in its western side; it is more famous for some of the most beautiful coral formations in the world and its exclusive fish varieties. Click here to read the full article.
Lake Baikal is known as the Galapagos of Russia as both share a history of spending many years in isolation from external world for very long period; if it was ocean that isolated Galapagos, it was the hostile permafrost of Siberia that cut Baikal from outside world. The flora and fauna of both lands had to evolve independently being cut off from mainstream animals and plants. Click here to read the full article.
Oceania has much geographical exclusivities for its credit; but Great Barrier Reef that spans 2000 kms near is the most prominent among them. It is the largest coral reef in the world. This rare natural wonder comprises of about 900 islands and more than 3000 coral platforms all formed by millions of years of biological activity has been approved as the icon of Queen’s Land. Click here to read the full article. Australia