• The Great Banyan – Kolkata, West Bengal

    The Great Banyan is a banyan tree (Ficus benghalensis) located in Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose Indian Botanic Garden, Howrah, near Kolkata, India. It was the widest tree in the world in terms of the area of the canopy and is estimated to be about 1200 to 1250 years old.

    The Great Banyan – Kolkata, West Bengal
  • Winter Canal – St. Petersburg, Russia

    Winter Canal (Russian: Zimnyaya kanavka) is a canal in Saint Petersburg, Russia, connecting Bolshaya Neva with Moika River in the vicinity of Winter Palace. The canal was dug in 1718–19. It is only 228 metres (748 ft) long, which makes it one of the shortest canals in the city.

    Winter Canal – St. Petersburg, Russia
  • Inle Lake – Nyaungshwe Township, Myanmar

    Inle Lake is a freshwater lake located in the Nyaungshwe Township of Taunggyi District of Shan State, part of Shan Hills in Myanmar (Burma). It is the second largest lake in Myanmar with an estimated surface area of 44.9 square miles, and one of the highest at an elevation of 2,900 feet.

    Inle Lake – Nyaungshwe Township, Myanmar
  • Calico Town – San Bernardino County, California

    Calico is a ghost town and former mining town in San Bernardino County, California, United States. Located in the Calico Mountains of the Mojave Desert region of Southern California, it was founded in 1881 as a silver mining town, and today has been converted into a county park named Calico Ghost Town

    Calico Town – San Bernardino County, California
  • Matsue Vogel Park – Shimane Prefecture, Japan

    Shimane Vogel Park, or Matsue Vogel Park, is an aviary park in Shimane Prefecture, on the Sea of Japan. Amid pleasant green hills on the North shore of Lake Shinji, it has paved walkways between four aviaries holding tropical birds – mostly toucans, turacos, hornbills and ibises.

    Matsue Vogel Park – Shimane Prefecture, Japan
  • Jerónimos Monastery – Lisbon, Portugal

    The Jerónimos Monastery or Hieronymites Monastery, is a monastery of the Order of Saint Jerome located near the shore of the parish of Belém, in the Lisbon Municipality, Portugal. The monastery is one of the most prominent examples of the Portuguese Late Gothic Manueline style of architecture in Lisbon.

    Jerónimos Monastery – Lisbon, Portugal
  • Pont de Saint-Jean – Fribourg, Switzerland

    The Pont de Saint-Jean is a bridge across the Sarine river in the canton of Fribourg, Switzerland. It is one of the 3 bridges in the lower town of Fribourg. Originally, this bridge was a covered, wooden structure with 3 tuff-stone arches. The year 1746 saw the birth of the bridge you can walk on today. The bridge is 70 meters long. The bridge was fully renovated in the year 1988 which was accompanied by the installation of a statue of Andre Bucher.

    Pont de Saint-Jean – Fribourg, Switzerland
  • Martand Sun Temple – Anantnag, Jammu & Kashmir

    The Martand Sun Temple was a Kashmiri Hindu temple dedicated to Surya (the chief solar deity in Hinduism) and built during the 8th century CE. Martand is another Sanskrit name for the Hindu Sun-god. Now in ruins, the temple is located five miles from Anantnag in the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir

    Martand Sun Temple – Anantnag, Jammu & Kashmir
  • Ptuj Castle – Ptuj, Slovenia

    Ptuj Castle (Slovene: Ptujski grad) is a castle in Ptuj, Slovenia. It is situated on a hill alongside the river Drava overlooking the town, and is a prominent landmark. The castle was built in the mid-12th century, when it was constructed to defend against the Hungarians.

    Ptuj Castle – Ptuj, Slovenia
  • Bagan Archaeological Zone – Myanmar

    Bagan (formerly Pagan) is an ancient city located in the Mandalay Region of Burma (Myanmar). From the 9th to 13th centuries, the city was the capital of the Kingdom of Pagan, the first kingdom to unify the regions that would later constitute modern Myanmar.

    Bagan Archaeological Zone – Myanmar