Alibek waterfall – one of the largest and most spectacular waterfalls in Dombay, located in Karachay-Cherkessia (Russia). The height of the waterfall is more than 25 meters. The waterfall is formed by the fall of the Dzhalovchatka river from the Alibek Glacier; stones from which water falls are called “lamb foreheads.”
Alibek waterfall appeared in the XX century. Back in the 1930s there was no waterfall, and the rocky scarp was covered with the language of the Alibek glacier, which every year retreats up to a meter and a half. Continue reading
For the past several thousand years, more precisely 35 thousand years, these waterfalls exist in the United States. We are talking about the Great Falls of the Potomac (Great Falls of the Potomac River) or the Great Falls (Great Falls) – as they are simply called.
This is the greatest waterfalls of the Eastern Hemisphere.
For almost two centuries, the Great Falls are the main attraction of Washington County, only 22 km from the city. It is quite possible to come by taxi. Continue reading
Yosemite National Park of the United States is famous for its natural landscapes, among which the Horstayl Waterfall is particularly notable, which means “Horsetail” in Russian.
The only waterfall in the world, which is distinguished by its special natural uniqueness. You can even call it a natural phenomenon.
First, we clarify that the waterfall has a seasonal character, i.e. water flows only in winter and early spring.
But, and the very uniqueness consists in the fact that its flows turn for some time into hot, burning tongues. This occurs in February, when for only a few days (from mid-February to the end of February) the sun reflects from the water surface at a certain angle. Continue reading