Lady of Elche is a once polychrome stone bust that was discovered by chance in 1897 at L'Alcúdia, an archaeological site on a private estate about two kilometers south of Elche, Valencia, Spain. The Lady of Elche is generally believed to be a piece of Iberian sculpture from the 4th century BC. According to The Encyclopedia of Religion, the Lady of Elche, is conjectured as having a direct association with Tanit, the goddess of Carthage, that was worshiped by the Punic-Iberians.
One Day Visit, Meteora, Greece
Antelope Canyon is a slot canyon located in Arizona on Navajo land. It was formed over the years by flash flooding that eroded the sandstone. Flash flooding is still a danger to visitors today with the last major flash flood occurring in 2006. Tourists may only visit the canyon with a guide because of this flood danger. There are two sections of the canyon: Upper Antelope Canyon (also called The Crack) and Lower Antelope Canyon (also called The Corkscrew). The Navajo call the Upper Canyon…
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Ribbons in the earth-Arizona
Moqui Marbles, naturally occurring iron oxide concretions that arise from navajo sandstone. Very prevalent in the Escalante Grand Staircase National Monument
Wahweap Hoodoos - Towers Of Silence, Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, Utah
Reflections Canyon - Located in a remote section of Glen Canyon National Recreation Area in Utah, Reflection Canyon offers unparalleled views of the Colorado River twisting and winding through colorful sandstone cliffs.
Staircase carved out of sandstone, Bikaner Fort, Bikaner, Rajasthan, India, By Jim Zucherman