The Incredible Monastery of Taung Kalat

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The Incredible Monastery of Taung Kalat

Built atop an extinct volcano plug, the Buddhist monastery of Taung Kalat is one of the most breathtaking sites in Burma and the world. Many people call the hill on which the monastery was built, Mount Popa, but they’re mistaking it with the much higher volcano, close by. The hill is called Taung Kalat and [...]

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Rodeo in Uruguay(risky work)

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Rodeo in Uruguay(risky work)

South America’s Largest rodeo take place in Montevideo bringing locals and tourists together for a massive event. This festival is part of the celebration Creole Week in Montevideo. The aim is simple- survive in the saddle as long as possible. Sphere: Related Content

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Land Slide In Pakistan

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Land Slide In Pakistan

Five months ago, on January 4th, 2010 in the remote Hunza River Valley of northern Pakistan, a massive landslide buried the village of Attabad, destroying 26 homes, killing 20 people, and damming up the Hunza River. As the newly-formed lake grew, authorities rushed to evacuate and supply those affected in the landslide area and upstream. [...]

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