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3: Kochelsee15 photos

Kochelsee (5) Schlehdorf am Kochelsee - Herzogstand - Heimgarten
KochelseeBavaria - Germany

Page updated the Friday, 4 June 2021

The Kochelsee (Lake Kochel) is located 70 km south of Munich on the edge of the Bavarian Alps. It belongs to the communities Schlehdorf in the west and Kochel am See in the east. While the southern part of the lake is surrounded by mountains, the… [Read more]

4: Eibsee32 photos

Eibsee (172) Zugspitze
EibseeBavaria - Germany

Page updated the Friday, 4 June 2021

The Eibsee is a lake 9 km southwest of Garmisch-Partenkirchen below (3.5 km north) of the Zugspitze (2,962 m) in the Wetterstein mountains in Bavaria. In the northeast is the 4.8 ha and 26 m deep Untersee separated almost completely by a 50 m wide… [Read more]

5: Ammersee51 photos

Ammersee (398) Inning am Ammersee
AmmerseeBavaria - Germany

Page updated the Tuesday, 2 March 2021

The Ammersee is after Chiemsee and Lake Starnberg the third largest lake in Bavaria (under the lakes, which lie exclusively in Bavaria) and reaching the farthest north alpine lake. The lake is owned by the Free State of Bavaria, the Bavarian[Read more]

10: Hopfensee2 photos

Hopfensee (1)
HopfenseeBavaria - Germany

Page added the Sunday, 16 February 2020

The Hopfensee is a maximum 2.1 km long lake with a circumference of 6.8 km north of Füssen in the district of Ostallgäu, Bavarian Swabia, Bavaria. With its total area of 184 hectares, it belongs to the city of Füssen, but borders on the west bank… [Read more]

11: Zugspitze35 photos

Zugspitze (777)
ZugspitzeBavaria - Germany

Page added the Saturday, 18 January 2020

The Zugspitze with 2962 m is the highest peak of the Wetterstein Mountains and at the same time Germany’s highest mountain. The Zugspitze massif is located southwest of Garmisch-Partenkirchen in Bavaria and in the north of Tyrol. The border between … [Read more]

15: Plansee (Tyrol)7 photos

Plansee (Tyrol) (26)
Plansee (Tyrol)Austria

Page added the Monday, 1 April 2019

The Plansee is located in the district of Reutte, Tyrol, Austria within the Ammergau Alps. With almost 3 km², it is the second largest natural lake in Tyrol. It is connected by a 300 m long canal with the approximately 68 cm higher located Lake[Read more]

16: Flakstadpollen6 photos

Flakstadpollen (Lofoten) (43)
FlakstadpollenNorway

Page added the Saturday, 2 March 2019

Flakstadpollen is a bay north of Flakstadøya, in the municipality of Flakstad, Nordland, which stretches for 3 km to the southwest from the inlet between Silsandneset in the west and Kvanndalselva in the east. The depth at the mouth is 1 to 2 m and… [Read more]

18: Nusfjord15 photos

Nusfjord (Lofoten) (425)
NusfjordNorway

Page added the Saturday, 2 March 2019

Nusfjord is a fishing village on Flakstadøy, one of the main islands of the Lofoten archipelago. The village belongs to Flakstad commune in Fylke, Norway. Nusfjord is located in the south of the island of Flakstadøy, by the Bottelvika Fjord, which… [Read more]

22: Sakrisøy6 photos

Sakrisøy (Lofoten) (34)
SakrisøyNorway

Page added the Saturday, 2 March 2019

Sakrisøy (Sakrisøya) is a small island and a fishing village between Reine and Hamnøy in the municipality of Moskenes in Lofoten. The island is located in the Reinefjord, between Andøya and Olenilsøya. The highest point on the island is 18.5 m… [Read more]

23: Å (Lofoten)2 photos

Å i Lofoten (4)
Å (Lofoten)Norway

Page added the Saturday, 2 March 2019

Å (Å i Lofoten), from å meaning “stream”, is a village in Moskenes municipality in Nordland county, Norway. It is located about 2 km southwest of the village of Sørvågen on the island of Moskenesøya, towards the southern end of the Lofoten[Read more]

24: Hamnøy3 photos

Hamnøy (Lofoten) (208)
HamnøyNorway

Page added the Saturday, 2 March 2019

Hamnøy or Hamnøya is a small fishing village in Moskenes Municipality in Nordland county, Norway. It is located on the eastern side of the island of Moskenesøya, about 1.5 km northeast of the village of Reine, along the Vestfjorden. Hamnøy was… [Read more]

25: Reine16 photos

Reine (Lofoten) (666)
ReineNorway

Page added the Saturday, 2 March 2019

Reine is the administrative centre of Moskenes Municipality in Nordland county, Norway. The fishing village is located on the island of Moskenesøya in the Lofoten archipelago, above the Arctic Circle, about 300 km southwest of the town of Tromsø. … [Read more]

26: Reinefjorden18 photos

Reinefjorden (Lofoten) (16)
ReinefjordenNorway

Page added the Saturday, 2 March 2019

The Reinefjorden (Reinefjord) is a fjord arm of the Vestfjord in the municipality of Moskenes in Nordland, which extends almost 3 km in an easterly direction from the inlet between Hamnøy in the northeast and Andøya in the southwest (north of Reine). [Read more]

31: BMW Welt8 photos

BMW World (260)
BMW WeltMunich - Bavaria - Germany

Page added the Sunday, 18 November 2018

The BMW Welt (BMW Worl) is a combined exhibition, museum and delivery site, located near the Olympic Park in the immediate vicinity of the BMW Tour (BMW four-cylinder). It was built from August 2003 to summer 2007. The laying of the cornerstone for… [Read more]

33: Großer Ahornboden9 photos

Grosser Ahornboden (259)
Großer AhornbodenAustria

Page added the Tuesday, 16 October 2018

The Große Ahornboden (Great Maple Soil) lies at the head of the Rißtal valley, the Enger valley, just before the village of Eng between 1080 and 1300 m above sea level in the municipality of Vomp (district Schwaz). As early as 1927, the "Maple[Read more]

34: Barmsee4 photos

Barmsee (22)
BarmseeBavaria - Germany

Page added the Tuesday, 16 October 2018

The Barmsee is a maximum of 1.12 km long and a maximum of 0.49 km wide lake in the district of Garmisch-Partenkirchen (Upper Bavaria) in the territory of the municipality Krün north of Mittenwald. The sheltered location and its relatively large… [Read more]

38: Kirkjufell5 photos

Kirkjufell (43)
KirkjufellIceland

Page added the Tuesday, 6 March 2018

Mount Kirkjufell (463 m) is located in the west of Iceland, near the town of Grundarfjörður on the western shore of the fjord Grundarfjörður in the north of the Snæfellsnes peninsula. [Read more]

39: Hvítserkur7 photos

Hvítserkur (76)
HvítserkurIceland

Page added the Tuesday, 6 March 2018

Hvítserkur is a 15 m high basalt stack along the eastern shore of the Vatnsnes peninsula, in northwest Iceland. The rock has two holes at the base, which give it the appearance of a dragon who is drinking. Several species of birds, such as gulls[Read more]

40: Goðafoss8 photos

Goðafoss (119)
GoðafossIceland

Page added the Tuesday, 6 March 2018

The Goðafoss (“waterfall of the gods” or “waterfall of the goði”) is a waterfall in Iceland. It is located in the Bárðardalur district of Northeastern Region at the beginning of the Sprengisandur highland road. The water of the river Skjálfandafljót[Read more]

41: Mývatn5 photos

Lake Mývatn (5)
MývatnIceland

Page added the Tuesday, 6 March 2018

Mývatn is a shallow eutrophic lake situated in an area of active volcanism in the north of Iceland, not far from Krafla volcano. The lake and its surrounding wetlands have an exceptionally rich fauna of waterbirds, especially ducks. The lake was… [Read more]

42: East Fjords (Iceland)6 photos

East fjords (4)
East Fjords (Iceland)Iceland

Page added the Tuesday, 6 March 2018

Eastern Region (Austurland, also known as Austfirðir: “East Fjords”) is a region in eastern Iceland. Its area is 22,721 square kilometres and in 2007 its population was 15,300. The largest town in the region is Egilsstaðir, with a population of… [Read more]

43: Eystrahorn4 photos

Eystrahorn (91)
EystrahornIceland

Page added the Tuesday, 6 March 2018

Part of the Krossanesfjall is the famous rock outcrop Eystrahorn (also called Austurhorn), on the other side of the wide bay of Lón the Vestrahorn (757 m). The Eystrahorn is also called Hvalnesfjall, because of the now abandoned farm Hvalnes at his… [Read more]

44: Hverarönd29 photos

Hverarönd (97)
HveraröndIceland

Page added the Tuesday, 6 March 2018

Hverarönd, literally meaning “hot springs of the ducks”, also called by Námafjall metonymy of the name of the mountain at the foot of which it is located, is a hydrothermal site of Iceland presenting hot springs, fumaroles, mud puddles and… [Read more]

46: Klifatindur16 photos

Klifatindur (71)
KlifatindurIceland

Page added the Tuesday, 6 March 2018

The mountain Klifatindur is located in southern Iceland and is 889 m high. An important part of this mountain range is the Vestrahorn (757 m). In front of him is the pointed Brunnhorn. The Klifatindur originated in the ice age. The massif consists… [Read more]

49: Breiðamerkursandur17 photos

Breiðamerkursandur (341)
BreiðamerkursandurIceland

Page added the Tuesday, 6 March 2018

Breiðamerkursandur (also called Diamond Beach for the pieces of glacial ice washed up on the beach) is a sandur (a glacial outwash plain) in southeast Iceland. Sandur is the Icelandic word for sand and the whole area is mostly sand, although some… [Read more]

50: Jökulsárlón28 photos

Jökulsárlón (234)
JökulsárlónIceland

Page added the Tuesday, 6 March 2018

Jökulsárlón, literally “glacial river lagoon”, is a large glacial lake in southeast Iceland, on the edge of Vatnajökull National Park. Situated at the head of the Breiðamerkurjökull glacier, it developed into a lake after the glacier started… [Read more]

51: Dyrhólaey7 photos

Dyrhólaey (111)
DyrhólaeyIceland

Page added the Tuesday, 6 March 2018

The small peninsula, or promontory, Dyrhólaey (120 m) (formerly known as “Cape Portland” by seamen) is located on the south coast of Iceland, not far from the village Vík í Mýrdal. It was formerly an island of volcanic origin, which is also known… [Read more]

52: Reynisfjara20 photos

Reynisfjara (105)
ReynisfjaraIceland

Page added the Tuesday, 6 March 2018

Reynisdrangar are basalt sea stacks situated under the mountain Reynisfjall near the village Vík í Mýrdal, southern Iceland which is framed by a black sand beach. Legend says that the stacks originated when two trolls dragged a three-masted ship to… [Read more]

53: Gullfoss10 photos

Gullfoss (11)
GullfossIceland

Page added the Tuesday, 6 March 2018

Gullfoss (“Golden Falls”) is a waterfall located in the canyon of Hvítá river in southwest Iceland. The wide Hvítá river rushes southward, and about a kilometre above the falls it turns sharply to the right and flows down into a wide curved… [Read more]

54: Icelandic Horses4 photos

Icelandic Horses (48)
Icelandic HorsesIceland

Page added the Tuesday, 6 March 2018

The Icelandic horse is a breed of horse developed in Iceland. Although the horses are small, at times pony-sized, most registries for the Icelandic refer to it as a horse. Icelandic horses weigh between 330 and 380 kg and stand an average of 13 and… [Read more]

55: Moscow10 photos

Moscow (2) Saint Basil’s Cathedral
MoscowRussia

Page updated the Wednesday, 10 January 2018

Moscow is the capital and the most populous city of Russia. It is located by the Moskva River in the Central Federal District, in the European part of Russia. Moscow sits on the junction of three geological platforms. Historically, it was the… [Read more]

57: Königssee52 photos

Königssee (608) Obersee
KönigsseeBavaria - Germany

Page updated the Sunday, 15 October 2017

The Königssee is a long mountain lake in Berchtesgaden in the southeast of Bavaria and part of the municipality of Schönau am Königssee. It lies at the eastern foot of the Watzmann and is mainly fed by the Obersee through the Saletbach in the… [Read more]

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