Wadi Daerhu from on high, Socotra, Yemen
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全景摄影师 Stefan Geens EXPERT 日期和时间 10:20, 09/02/2009 - Views loading...


Wadi Daerhu from on high, Socotra, Yemen

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Wadi Daerhu cleaves through the Diksum plateau, and the valley has long served as a conduit for camel caravans travelling between the north and south coasts.

The view is spectacular, and I was lucky with the weather and the light. Down below, there is a glimpse of the rock pools that await as a reward for clambering into the wadi.

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A: Canyon floor

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Canyon floor

B: Between two Dragon's Blood trees, Socotra, Yemen

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Socotra's Diksum Plateau is cut open by a number of wadis, such as Wadi Daerhu. Some rough tracks tak...

Between two Dragon's Blood trees, Socotra, Yemen

C: Wadi Geneb, Socotra, Yemen

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Down below in the wadi, you see the riverbed disappear into a cave. A Belgian speleological expeditio...

Wadi Geneb, Socotra, Yemen

D: Dragon's Blood trees, Diksum Plateau, Socotra, Yemen

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The Dragon's Blood tree is one of Socotra's iconic natural features. These trees grows in droves high...

Dragon's Blood trees, Diksum Plateau, Socotra, Yemen

E: Mumi Canyon

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It is a picturesque canyon in the Mumi Valley. In the upper part it is an abandoned village, also cal...

Mumi Canyon

F: Valley of the bottle trees

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Valley of the bottle trees

G: Homhil Protected Area, Socotra, Yemen

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The Homhil Protected Area contains an abundance of Frankincense trees and other endemic nature. At th...

Homhil Protected Area, Socotra, Yemen

H: Turn onto the road

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The road to Qallansiyya.

Turn onto the road

I: Sand dunes, Socotra, Yemen

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These sand dunes have to be seen to be believed ? though a gander on Google Earth gives you an idea o...

Sand dunes, Socotra, Yemen

J: The Lost World

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The Lost World

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