Largest wetland in United States

The Atchafalaya Swamp is the largest wetland and swamp in the United States.

  • Located in south central Louisiana
  • The river delta area where the Atchafalaya River and the Gulf of Mexico converge
  • he river stretches from near Simmesport in the north through parts of eight parishes to the Morgan City southern area.

Interstate 10, Atchafalaya Basin, Louisiana

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World’s largest gypsum dunefield

Where you can find the world’s largest gypsum dunefield?

New Mexico’s White Sands National Monument [U.S.A]

White Sands National Monument in New Mexico

The monument is located at Sate of New Mexico on the north side of Route 70 about 16 miles southwest of Alamogordo in western Otero County and northeastern Doña Ana County

  • The rolling dunes aren’t ordinary waves of sand—they’re made of chalky sulfate mineral
  •  It covers 275 square miles of desert
  • The  White Sands is home to a variety of insects, reptiles, and even amphibian

Rotonda di San Lorenzo

Wher you can find Rotonda di San Lorenzo?

Rotonda di San Lorenzo is the s a religious building in Mantua, Lombardy (northern Italy).

Rotonda di San Lorenzo in Mantua, Italy

  • It was built during the reign of the Canossa family in the late 11th century.
  • Inspired by the Holy Sepulchre church in Jerusalem
  • Dedicated to the martyr St. Lawrence
  • It portraying the Martyrdom of St. Lawrence, dates to 15th century