Angel Falls / Salto del Angel, Venezuela - The world's highest un-interrupted waterfall [height of 979 m (3,212 ft), and plunge 807 m (2,648 ft)]. The waterfall drops over the edge of the Auyantepui mountain in the Canaima National Park - a UNESCO World Heritage site - in the Gran Sabana rehoto bygion of Bolívar State; by PhilTheNet
Catatumbo Lightning - At the point where the Catatumbo River meets Lake Maracaibo in Venezuela, a constant lightning storm illuminates the sky for around 10 hours a night, for almost half the nights out of the year.
The Egungun or masquerade tradition of the Yoruba has counterparts among almost all the ethnic groups within Nigeria - and is believed to be the root of the Carnival tradition in the New World. http://www.clarku.edu/~jborgatt/IP_egungun.jpg