2 Likes

Laguna Chinancocha
Peru

Laguna Chinancocha, the smaller lake of two that make up Laguna Llaganuco is mesmerizing with its turquoise colour. Situated in the valley flanked in the north by Huascarán(6768m) and the south by Huandoy(6395m), with its partner, Laguna Orococha, they are like two giant mirrors studded in the valley.

Copyright: Arroz Marisco
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 14000x7000
Uploaded: 01/05/2011
Updated: 11/06/2014
Zobrazení:

...


Tags: yungay; laguna chinancocha; laguna llanganuco
comments powered by Disqus

Arroz Marisco
Laguna Llanganuco
Arroz Marisco
Laguna Orconcocha
Arroz Marisco
Dragon's Jaw - The Valley of Llanganuco
SAREFOTO
Valle Llanganuco
Arroz Marisco
The High Pass of Portachuelo
SAREFOTO
Sky road
Arroz Marisco
The Hidden Gem of the Andes, Laguna 69
Arroz Marisco
Chacaraju overlooking Cebollampampa
Arroz Marisco
Laguna Parón
SAREFOTO
Paron
SAREFOTO
Laguna Paron
Arroz Marisco
Gathering Clouds over Laguna Parón
John Willetts ARPS
Cowslips near Oakridge, Gloucestershire
Marcio Cabral
Lake Pehoe at sunset
heiwa4126
The stem of Gunkan manssion (Warship building)
Andrey
Шаан-Кая ropejumping
Georgios Kosmas
Meteora rocks - Μετέωρα
Bane Obradović
Narrow gauge steam locomotive, Mokra Gora
Marcio Cabral
Poincenot base camp
Glen Claydon
Niseko Annupuri Hike - Mid way
Pascal Moulin
Petite grue sur le chenal de Port Maubert - France
Willy Kaemena
Verde Canyon Railroad
heiwa4126
Marutu parts store
Bane Obradović
Jatare train station, Mokra gora
Arroz Marisco
Memorial of Scott Fischer at Lobuche
Arroz Marisco
Incan Terraced Field outside Malata
Arroz Marisco
The Pre-Incan Fortress of Tilcara
Arroz Marisco
On the Wrong Trail in Quebrada Cojup 1
Arroz Marisco
En route to Lobuche
Arroz Marisco
Sunrise over Glacier Grey
Arroz Marisco
Kala Patthar Sunrise
Arroz Marisco
The Melting Glacier of Laguna Llaca
Arroz Marisco
The Melting Glacier of Pastoruri
Arroz Marisco
The Bus Terminal of La Paz
Arroz Marisco
First Ray at Dawn, Condoriri
Arroz Marisco
Sunset at preah Khan
More About South America

South America makes up the southern half of the Americas and a large part of Latin America. It's home to the world's longest mountain range, biggest waterfall and largest river -- even these mammoths pale in comparison to the stunning variety of life forms thriving in the rainforest. To the northwest, off the coast of Ecuador, lie the Galapagos Islands, which are unique for hosting species not found anywhere else on earth. These were the subject of study for Charles Darwin in his theory of evolution, which he himself said will require proof in every single case. The main languages in South America are Spanish and Portugese, which basically tells you which European countries colonized the place. The South American wars of independence took place over two decades in the early 19th century, led by Simon Bolivar of Venezuela and Jose san Martin of Argentina. Following liberation from Portugal and Spain, South America took off into its own development, capitalizing on the rich deposits of oil, gold, copper, silver and tango musicians. Brazil is the largest country in South America and home to one of the world's best parties, Carnaval. Have you heard of samba music? How about bossa nova? Maybe dancing for three days straight? I can't say enough good things about South America. All the world's continents have amazing secrets and treasures laying in wait for your discovery, but in South America... just have a look at our pictures while you're waiting for online confirmation of your plane tickets to hit your inbox.Text by Steve Smith.