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Puentedey - A Natural Stone Bridge E-mail
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Puentedey (which translates as "God's Bridge") is a large natural bridge in the village of the same name. Puentedey is a picturesque town that located in the province of Burgos , autonomous community of Castile and León ( Spain ), region of Merindades. This natural stone bridge is the landmark of this beautiful town and the houses are built on a this bridge, which is formed through erosion of the river Nela.

Puentedey - A Natural Stone Bridge

The Land Of Growing Stones In Transylvania, Romania E-mail
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Trovants, growing stones, in the village of Costesti, in the area of Transylvania in Romania, declared UNESCO monument, spreads on valleys and hills strange hoodoos. The Trovants Museum Natural Reserve, place where a sick striking geological curiosity takes place — The stones grow, or Trovants, according to the local language. These stones, which starts measuring a few millimeters, arrive reach 6 to 8 meters, literally growing themselves. When it rains, as if a kind of gremlins it were, begins the mutation: protrusions on the surface of these rocks, which grow at a glance and give them their striking appearance appear. This property is due to its morphology and composition. Formed by a sediment basin 6 million years ago, along these sands have accumulated large amount of carbonates, which when in contact with water, pushing out the lower layers, by bringing back the strange lumps. A real rarity that will surely attract many travelers interested in this kind of oddities or freaks of nature. Trovanti Museum Natural Reserve is situated in Costesti village — Valcea County, in south of village, near National Road 67. It has 11000 sqm and was created as a geological reserve

The Land Of Growing Stones In Transylvania, Romania

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