Rocks from around the world

In the world there are hundreds and thousands of interesting geological formations, among which a special place is occupied by "balancing" rocks or boulders. It may seem that some of them were even established artificially. In the first photo - waltzing around Boulder Colorado Springs (USA, Colorado).

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And this is another "American" - 39 meter formation in the National Park Arches National Park in Utah, USA. The height of the boulder is about 17 meters.

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And this is a very interesting education - "dancing column" in the Canadian Nova Scotia on the shore of the bay of Saint Mary.

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The Brimham Rocks or "stone-idol" in the English North Yorkshire. Huge stones literally float in the air, relying on a tiny boulder (compared to their size). The height of the formation reaches up to 30 meters.

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"Mushroom-stone" in the US state of Kansas. Total in this state, there are two similar stones.

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These rocks were even money Zimbabwe - an interesting formation, which is 13 kilometers from the capital of the African state, Harare.

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American state of Utah - formation, dubbed the "Sombrero" (or Mexican hat).

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Tennant Creek region in Australia (Northern Territory) is famous for lots of granite boulders. Some of them here are such pairs.

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Boulder Kjeragbolten in Norway (Liseford) offers tourists do very, very sentimental photos - boulder hanging at a height of over 900 meters in a crevice between two rocks. Place enough popular among the tourists to get there, no equipment is not required.

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Boulder "Golden RockĀ» (Kyaiktiyo) in Burma (Myanmar) has become something of a shrine - local Buddhist pagoda built around him and often meditate on the background of a rock, seemingly refutes the laws of gravity.

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