Devil's Throat - largest waterfall Iguazu River (8 photos)

"Devil's Throat" - the title of the largest of the 270 waterfalls of the Iguazu River on the border of Brazil and Argentina. The Indians say that Iguazu - the creation of an angry god Mboya. He was furious when he learned that his bride ran away with mere mortals. Trying to escape, the fugitives boarded the boat and began to descend down the Iguazu.
Chasing them, Mboya brought down the river bottom, why get so many failures and falling down with water. Lovers fell down from a great height. According to legend, she turned into a rock, and her boyfriend - a palm tree on the shore.
















Tags

See also

New and interesting