Mountains

There are many mountains and mountain ranges on planet Earth, each with its own unique characteristics.

Mount Kilimanjaro

Mount Kilimanjaro

Kilimanjaro is a mountain range of volcanic origin on the East African plateau, which is located in the most attractive area for tourists in Africa – Tanzania, near the border with Kenya. Kilimanjaro is one of the tallest standing alone mountain ranges on the globe. Kilimanjaro is most often photographed from the Kenyan side. This […]

Taurus Mountains

Taurus Mountains

The Taurus Mountains are a mountain system in southern Turkey. It includes several ranges, which bear the name Taurus with different definitions. The name Taurus (Toros) comes from the pre-Indo-European base “taur”, “tor” – mountain, elevation. Geography The Taurus Mountains stretch along the Turkish Mediterranean coast from the Aegean Sea to the border with Armenia,

Everest

Mount Everest

On the border of Nepal and China, in the Tibet Autonomous Region, is Everest – the famous “Roof of the World”, the highest peak not only in the Himalayan mountain system, but also on the entire planet. Many mountaineers and lovers of strong sensations have lost their lives trying to conquer the highest point of

Alps

Alps (mountains)

The Alps are a large mountain range stretching across the southern part of Central Europe. They stretch across eight countries: France, Switzerland, Italy, Monaco, Liechtenstein, Austria, Germany and Slovenia. The Alps mountains are known for their stunning nature, including high peaks, snow-capped peaks, beautiful valleys, lakes and rich flora and fauna. The Alps are a

Mont Blanc

Mont Blanc

The view of the huge Mont Blanc massif against a background of sky blue is striking in its power and splendor. Its steep snow-covered slopes are respected by climbers, skiers and tourists alike. Mont Blanc is the highest mountain in the Alps and Western Europe, located on the border of France and Italy. Its height

Pyrenees Mountains

Pyrenees Mountains

The Pyrenees stretch for 450 km along the border between Spain and France. The foothills have always been vibrant, and there are still many settlements surrounded by olive groves, vineyards and pastures. But the Pyrenees themselves are still among the mountain systems practically uninhabited by man. Such preservation of their natural environment is given by

Altai Mountains

Altai Mountains

The Altai Mountains are a mountain range located on the border of Russia, Kazakhstan, Mongolia and China. It is one of the most beautiful places on the planet, known for its high mountain peaks, clear rivers and lakes, and diverse flora and fauna. The Altai Mountains are important for biodiversity. The region is home to

Mount Cameroon

Mount Cameroon

Cameroon Volcano is an active stratovolcano located in western Africa, in the state of Cameroon. It is the highest mountain in the country, with a peak height of 4,095 meters. Like many other volcanoes, Cameroon is cyclical in its activity. In the past, the volcano has manifested itself in violent eruptions that have killed several

Anti Lebanon Mountains

Anti-Lebanon Mountains

The Anti-Lebanon Mountains (also known as the “East Mountains of Lebanon”) are a mountain range that stretches on the border between Lebanon and Syria in southwest Asia. They run parallel to the mountains of the Lebanese range and extend for about 150 km from the northwest to the southeast. The highest point of the Anti-Lebanon

Andes

Andes (Mountain Range)

The Longest Mountain System The Andes, Andean Mountains or Andean Mountain Range is a mountain system in South America that stretches 7,000 kilometers across 7 countries: Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, and Venezuela. It is one of the highest mountain systems in the world, with a maximum elevation of 6,962 meters above sea level

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