"The Flatiron Building (or Fuller Building, as it was originally called) is located at 175 Fifth Avenue in the borough of Manhattan, New York City and is considered to be a groundbreaking skyscraper…" photo: Trey Ratcliff on stuckincustoms
The Icy Pit to Hell This is Gulfoss, the frozen waterfall in Iceland. Dark age theologians used to believe this was the entrance to hell, which was originally a cold place; the innermost circle of Dante's version was frozen.
Temple Entry, Japan photo via amy. Hard to believe the same nation that perpetuated the rape of Nanking and the Bataan Death March, also gives us rock gardens and some of the most beautiful and tranquil places on earth.
New Zealand's Southern Lights, Aurora Australis. I swear my eyes teared up at the sight of this picture, and I see the Northern Lights (Aurora Borealis) here in Finland almost every year (I live in the south).