Author Archives: Pallavi Gambhir

Top 5 scariest Airports at Mountains

According to the Pilots, takeoff and landings are the most dangerous aspects of a flight. Still some conditions are riskier than others like mountains peak, cliff faces, etc. But it haven’t managed to discourage our Pilots. For travellers, it could be scariest as well as adventurous takeoff and landing to these Airports. Let’s have a look at the top 5 Scariest Airports on Mountains which create problem for Pilots sometimes :

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5 Beautiful Red Beaked Birds

The Beak, Bill, or rostrum is an external anatomical structure of birds. The most important function of the bird bill is  feeding and for grooming. Other functions are manipulating objects, fighting, killing prey, feeding young, probing for food and courtship. The bill is one of the characteristics used to identify the birds. By looking at the bill of the bird you can learn about their behaviour and thinking about what it eats. Although beaks vary in size, shape and colour but still they share a similar underlying structure. There is a list of birds which have beautiful red beaks.

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7 Beautiful Glacial Lakes of the World

Glacial Lakes are lakes which originate from a melted glaciers. They are formed when a glacier erodes the land, and then melts, filling the hole or space that it has created. A retreating glacier often left behind large deposits of ice in hollows between drumlins or hills. As the ice age ended, these started melting to create lakes. In the world, some glaciers lakes are so beautiful because of its water, surrounding, mountains, etc. Here is the list of those beautiful Glacial Lakes :

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Mount Elbrus- Russia

Mount Elbrus is the highest peak in Europe, and Caucasus, and one of the seven summits. It is located in Russia, though it is only a few miles/kilometres from the border of Georgia. Though it is the highest summit of Europe, it is one of the technically easiest to climb of the higher peaks on the continent. mount elbrus photo

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Vinson Massif Mountains – Antarctica

Mount Vinson is the highest mountain of Antarctica with an elevation of 16,066 feet (4,897 meters). It is located on the southern part of the main ridge of the Sentinel Range of the Ellsworth Mountains. It is also known as Vinson Massif. It is more than 750 miles from the South Pole, making it the most remote of the Seven Summits. It was also the last discovered, last climbed, and last named of the Seven Summits.

Mount Vinson

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Tourist Attraction near by Mount Kilimanjaro- Tanzania

Mafia islands photo The landscape on Kilimanjaro is very beautiful. Apart from usual climbing to Mount Kilimanjaro, there are lot more to see near by and to do various activities at Tanzania. As Tanzania is home of Africa’s famous national parks and the awesome Mount Kilimanjaro. When visitors passes through Dar es Salaam and heading out on the safaris and viewing various wildlife adventures & those who want to take a break can spend some time soaking up the sun, in the beautiful beaches, or at an islands over there. You can enjoy adventurous activities like the scuba diving, snorkeling, e.t.c.

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Mount Kilimanjaro- Tanzania

Kilimanjaro is Africa’s highest peak and the world’s highest free-standing mountain at 5,895 metres, (or 19,341 ft) above the sea level. It is a dormant volcanic mountain with its three volcanic cones, Kibo, Mawenzi, and Shira. Due to its easy climbing, Mount Kilimanjaro has become a major destination for mountaineers and trekkers from around the world. mount kilimanjaro photo

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Kinabalu National Park- Malaysia

Kinabalu National Park

Kinabalu National Park is one of the first National Parks of Malaysia. This park is one of the most tourist spots in Sabah, Malaysia. Its main feature is Mount Kinabalu, the highest mountain between the Himalayas and the New Guinea. Its slope is home of rich collection of plants and animal species. It is a hot spot for specially the plant biodiversity.

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Mount Kinabalu- Malaysia

Mount Kinabalu is in Kinabalu Park in Malaysia, state of Sabah. It is the highest peak in Borneo’s Crockers Range and is the highest mountain in the Malay Archipelago. It is the outstanding mountain on the island of Borneo in Southeast Asia. It is considered to be the one of the most accessible mountain of the world. For climbing this mountain you don’t need any specialised training or skills. mount kinabalu photo

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