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ZhangyeDanxia Landform in Gansu, China

It is located near the city of Zhangyein China's northwestern Gansuprovince. It’s famous for colorful rock formations.

These unusual colors of rocks are the result of red sandstoneand mineral deposits being laid down many

years ago.

Wind and rain finished the job by carving weird and wonderful shapes.

In 2009 it has been voted as one of the most beautiful landforms in China and in 2011 it became

a national geopark.

The area has become a top tourist attraction for Zhangye.

A series of boardwalks and access roads have been built to help visitors

to explore the rock formations.

 

 

Puerto-Princesa Subterranean River National Park, Philippines


This national park is located in the Saint Paul Mountain Range on the western coast of the Philippines.

The City Government of Puerto Princesa has managed the National Park since 1992.

The entrance to the subterranean river is a short hike or boat ride from the town.

SabangThis park features a spectacular limestone karst landscape with an underground river.

One of the river's distinguishing features is that it emerges directly into the sea.

Puerto Princesa Underground River was provisionally chosen as one of the seven wonders of nature.

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