The largest corporation of its kind, GeoEye, which provides satellite images to organizations such as Microsoft, Yahoo and Google, has published its best photographs of the earth’s landscapes, both urban and natural. Let’s admire the pictures of the most beautiful places on the planet and learn more about them
By clicking on the links you will learn more about most of these places. Let’s start with the Burj Khalifa, which is 828 meters high. It is the tallest structure ever built by man. Climbing up to the 124th floor you will get to the observation deck, from where you will have an unsurpassed view of the city, the desert and the endless expanses of the sea
In Siena, all roads lead to Piazza del Campo. This is one of the most famous squares in Italy.
The Orda Palace in Kazakhstan was built in 2004 as the official residence of the President, used for state and international negotiations.
The world’s best golf courses at the Augusta National Golf Club:
One of the largest sandy deserts in the world — Takla Makan in China
Dickenson Bay off the coast of Antigua:
One of the most famous attractions in Bangkok is the Grand Palace:
North face of Mount Everest:
One of the most beautiful deserts in the world is the Namib Desert in Namibia. Here are the highest sand dunes in the world, their height reaches 300 meters in some places:
Amazing contrast of black rocks, blue sea and white cozy houses in Santorini, Greece:
Oliveira Bridge in Sao Paulo, an amazing architectural creation:
Bondi Beach 7 kilometers from Sydney, Australia. Considered one of the best places in the world for surfing:
St. Petersburg, one of the most beautiful cities in the world, with its amazing architecture, palaces such as Peterhof, and bridges: