@ Socotra Island, Yemen http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Socotra

Discover the Beauty of Socotra Island. The islands are famed for their diversity of plant species.

Conquering sand dunes for the first time ever- one of the many experiences I had while traveling Socotra Island in 2014.  Pictured: Arher Sand Dune, Socotra, Yemen

10 Days In The Most Alien looking Place on Earth: Travel to Socotra

Conquering sand dunes for the first time ever- one of the many experiences I had while traveling Socotra Island in Pictured: Arher Sand Dune, Socotra, Yemen

Socotra kind of looks like it was transported to Earth from a distant planet. The UFO-like dragon's blood trees are the island's most notable feature.

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Socotra kind of looks like it was transported to Earth from a distant planet. The UFO-like dragon's blood trees are the island's most notable feature. Jade must seee Jade needs too seee It is preciouses to Jade

isolee-depuis-des-millions-dannees-lile-de-socotra-abrite-les-paysages-les-plus-extraterrestres-de-la-terre11 Ile de Socotra

Isolée depuis des millions d’années, l’île de Socotra abrite les paysages les plus “extraterrestres” de la Terre

Tucked away on an island in the Indian Ocean is one of the most alien landscapes on Earth: Socotra Island, one of the four islands that comprise the country of Yemen. Although it is small, measuring.

The mysterious island of Socotra…

The mysterious island of Socotra…

Check out the island of Socotra, Yemen The "most alien looking place on Earth".

It looks like it could be on another planet, but Yemen's Socotra Island is an important reminder of the frailties of Earth's greatest treasures, and the unparalleled beauty of nature.

Yemen's Socotra Island is an important reminder of the frailties of Earth's greatest treasures, and the unparalleled beauty of nature.

The island Socotra lies in the Indian Ocean off the coast of Africa, belongs to Yemen, and could be one of the strangest places on the planet.  Isolated from the main continent for over 7 million years, its plants and animals have deviated on their own evolutionary path and have become unique unto themselves to the point that some describe it as an alien planet here on Earth

The island Socotra lies in the Indian Ocean off the coast of Africa, belongs to Yemen, and could be one of the strangest places on the planet. Isolated from the main continent for over 7 million years, its plants and animals have deviated on their own evolutionary path and have become unique unto themselves to the point that some describe it as an alien planet here on Earth

Socotran desert rose (Adenium Obesium sokotranum) above qalansiyah lagoon [Jean Robert]

Socotran desert rose (Adenium Obesium sokotranum) above qalansiyah lagoon.

Socotra by Paolo Woods “Socotra is an Island in the Indian Ocean that is part of…

Socotra by Paolo Woods “Socotra is an Island in the Indian Ocean that is part of Yemen. It is one of the earth’s most isolated landforms. It has been inaccessible till recent to foreigners because it.

Socotra Island, Yemen

A wild succulent plant, the Desert rose (Adenium obesum), on Socotra Island, Yemen.

Socotra Island - Yemen

Socotra Island, Yemen (This just reminds me of that episode of Friends where Chandler has to go to Yemen to get away from Janice! And Joey didn't believe it was a real place!

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