the most mysterious forest on Earth

David Attenborough – Great natural wonders of the world

August 31st, 2009

Great natural wonders

August 23rd, 2009 The Lonely Planet has come up with this list of the greatest natural wonders in the world, one for each “continent”: Read
  • South America: the Amazon
  • North America: Grand Canyon
  • Europe: the Matterhorn
  • Africa: Mt Kilimanjaro
  • Asia: Sundarbans (“Everyone who has read Midnight’s Children was captivated by Rushdie’s magical description of the languorous Sundarbans, one of the most mysterious forests on Earth.”)
  • Australia: Great Barrier Reef – actually shared by Australia and Papua New Guinea.
  • Pacific: New Zealand’s Milford Sound
Elsewhere, the ‘New 7 Wonders’ project allows you to vote for their shortlist of 28 wonders.