Posts tagged nature
A place to hear nothing. Although you might be surprised to find out when you get there, that your body isn’t as quiet as you think.
The organ buried in Zadar’s promenade makes a haunting but harmonious sound. Air is driven through the organ pipes by the motion of the sea.
Legend has it that the acoustic focus in this cavern was exploited to enable the whispers of prisioners held here to be overheard. However today, only the reverberance of this vast space can be enjoyed.
Singing sand dunes, or maybe that should be droning sand dunes, are surprisingly loud. This fascinating phenomenon has created heated debates among scientists: what makes the dunes boom, and why do some dunes sing while others remain silent?
Visit on a windy day to hear the eerie sounds and see the strange hoodoos, which have led this place to named Devil’s Town.
A beautiful beach, the wind in the hair, the waves lapping on the shore, the soothing sound of squeaking underfoot – yes you did read it right, some beaches squeak!