Mysterious Places That Interest You!

These mysterious places will blow you off with their amazing facts and their mysterious photos.

 

Mir Mine

mysterious places - Mir Mine

This is an open pit diamond mine before but is not inactive. This can be found in Eastern Siberia, Russia. Mir Mine is also called Mirny Mine as it is located in the town called Mirny. This mine is considered 4th in the list of the deepest mines in the world as its depth is 525 meters. Its diameter is 1,200 m. It is considered the 2nd largest excavated hole in the planet. This was developed by the company named Alrosa with diamonds as their product.

 

Nazca Lines

mysterious places - Nazca Lines

These Nazca Lines can be found in Southern Peru in the Nazca Desert. The Nazca Lines are ancient geoglyphs and biomorphs which are very very enormous in size. About 900 geoglyphs such as triangles, straight lines, circles, spirals, and trapezoids are in this area. The biomorphs consist of about 70 plant and animal figures such as a hummingbird, spider monkey, shark, lizard, and a pelican. These Nazca Lines can be clearly seen when you are riding on an aircraft. The figures can’t be seen when you are on the ground. Believed to be created by the Nazca people, these lines were first discovered by a Peruvian archaeologist named Toribio Mejia Xesspe. He spotted these lines while hiking through the vast foothills in year 1927 and he made a discussion of it in a conference in Lima year 1939.

 

Nine Hells of Beppu

mysterious places - Nine Hells of Beppu

Who would give a name such as Nine Hells of Beppu? Who would like to go to hell anyway? These Nine Hells of Beppu are all hot springs. Hot in a sense that you are not allowed to go bathing or you’ll get cooked by its hotness. Each of these Nine Hells of Beppu has a theme. Each hot spring has its own color of the water. These springs are just available for viewing not bathing. Eggs, vegetables, and pudding can be cooked in these very hot springs.

 

Jacob’s Well (Wimberley, Texas)

mysterious places - Jacob well

Jacob’s Well is a karstic spring located in the Texas Hill Country, northwest of Texas, Wimberly. This spring has mouth which measures 12 foot in diameter. Its depth reaches 40 meters already which is so deep. Despite its good-looking view of the spring, danger may come to those who dive in the spring. It has been already known that 8 people (some of them are divers) have died in this well. Having this information, the well became one of the most dangerous places in the world. A writer named Louie Bond described the well having 4 deep caves which are so hard to pass through by so many divers because its very narrow. But despite the danger of the well, fearless people still dive through this famous well and enjoying its clear water.

 

Machu Picchu

mysterious places - Machu Picchu

Machu Picchu is located in Peru specifically in the Urubamba Province, Cusco Region, Machupicchu District in Peru.. This place is a 15th century proof of the Inca Empire which is located in a mountain ridge 2,430 m above sea level. The Inca civilization built this around 1450 but abandoned the estate a century later during the Spanish Conquest. The Machu Picchu is the most famous icon of the Inca civilization. The primary structures of this place are the Temple of the Sun, Inti Watana, and the Room of the Three Windows.

 

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