Aurora over Kirkjufell, Iceland - David Clapp. Some say the Aurora is the spirits of dead animals and men (in their true, animal form) as they spend their nights on dancing across the twilight sky. I may believe that it is caused by disturbances in the poles' magnetic field, but that doesn't destroy any of the magic,for me, it only adds to it.
The ancient city of Bagan, Myanmar In the Mandalay region of Mymar, there is an ancient city called Bagan that was once adorned with over 10,000 Buddhist temples and pagodas. Today, about 2,200 of those structures remain in the arid plains. These ancient structures still stand since their construction between the 11th and 13th centuries, despite being located in an active earthquake zone.
Zhangjiajie, Hunan, China. Zhangjiajie is home to the famed Wulingyuan Scenic Area. This expansive protected zone encompasses thousands of jagged quartzite sandstone columns, many of which rise over 200m, as well as caves filled with stalactites and stalagmites. Wulingyuan also encompasses forests, rivers, waterfalls and 2 large natural land bridges, and shelters endangered plant and animal species.