Tuesday, February 26, 2008

Amazing Pictures Of the Most Incredible Oasis Around The World

Take a look at these Amazing Pictures of some of the most incredible Oasis around the world.

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Ubari Oasis (Libya)

Ubari is an oasis city in South-Western Libya, in the Targa valley. It lies between the Messak Sattafat plateau and Idhan Ubari sand dunes and lakes.

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Huacachina (Peru)

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Shimmering beneath the scorching sun of the Peruvian desert is an extraordinary sight - a tiny settlement, complete with lagoon, lush palm groves, carob trees, cafes, neatly clipped lawns, 100-strong population and even the odd swimming pool.

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Ein Gedi (Israel)

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western shore of the Dead Sea

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The area was allotted to the tribe of Judah, and was famous in the time of Solomon
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Chebika Oasis (Tunisia)

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Where the mountains rise, Chebika lies.
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Castle of the Sun

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Timia Oasis (Niger)

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located on the Aïr Mountains (northern Niger), is billed as the most beautiful oasis in the country

Gaberoun (Libya)

gaberoun oasis picture

located in the municipality Sabha in the Libyan Sahara
A rudimentary tourist camp is located on the northeastern shore

Herðubreiðarlindir (Iceland)

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camp ground and famous hiking trails
situated in the Highlands of Iceland
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