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Where to see the next 10 total solar eclipses Carina Nebula, Orion Nebula, Andromeda Galaxy, Helix Nebula, Socotra, Hubble Images, Whirlpool Galaxy, Star Formation, Star Cluster

The otherworldly beauty of Socotra Island

You can't get more off-the-beaten-path than Socotra!

Isolated Socotra, 220 miles from mainland Yemen, is home to a panoply of strange plants and animals uniquely adapted to the hot, harsh, windswept island. Socotra, All Nature, Nature Tree, Amazing Nature, Unique Trees, Excursion, Mysterious Places, Natural Wonders, Natural World

Isolée depuis des millions d’années, l’île de Socotra abrite les paysages les plus “extraterrestres” de la Terre

Il existe une mystérieuse île au large du Yémen isolée depuis des millions d'années et dont une grande partie de ses paysages est introuvable ailleurs sur

Socotra is about as alien a landscape as earth can provide. It's the Galapagos of the Middle East. Socotra, Most Beautiful Birds, Unique Trees, Paradise On Earth, Exotic Places, Plant Species, Bird Watching, Beautiful Creatures, Habitats

Socotra: An Alien Landscape On Earth • Lazer Horse

Socotra is about as alien a landscape as earth can provide. It's the Galapagos of the Middle East...

Birds of Bahrain - Post details: Hawar - a visit to the Socotra Cormorant colony Dracaena Cinnabari, Dragon Blood Tree, Socotra, Marine Reserves, Arabian Sea, Places Of Interest, Bird Species, Animals Beautiful, Geo

Birds of Bahrain - Post details: Hawar - a visit to the Socotra Cormorant colony

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Here is a list of the 20 Tourist Attractions yemen The Ancient Tombs, Sanaa Bottle Trees, Socotra Island Al-Saleh Mosque, Sanaa The Old City of Socotra, Dr Seuss Trees, Mysterious Places On Earth, Dragon Blood Tree, Bottle Trees, Cactus, Rare Plants, Trees And Shrubs, Cacti And Succulents

Socotra: Yemen's Forgotten Island

Socotra is the hidden gem of paradise in the Indian Ocean between Somalia and Yemen. Read a brief history about the island here.

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20 Places That Look Like They're From Another Planet

Our planet is full of surreal and otherworldly places, from lunar valleys to yellow lakes, just a plane ride away.

Bottle tree in bloom (Adenium obesum), endemic tree of Socotra, Homhil Protected… Unusual Plants, Rare Plants, Exotic Plants, Succulent Bonsai, Planting Succulents, Planting Flowers, Weird Trees, Unique Trees, City Landscape

High Quality Stock Photos of "yemen"

Find high quality stock photos of yemen, people, cultures and places from around the world from popular tourist destinations to remote regions. Available to license for commercial, advertising broadcast and editorial use on Robert Harding.com

We traveled to Yemen and then from there flew out to the Island of Socotra which lies some 500 miles south in the Red sea and is a territory of Yemen. Conifer Trees, Trees And Shrubs, Trees To Plant, Unusual Plants, Exotic Plants, Dragon Blood Tree, Weird Trees, African Tree, Socotra

Socotra (Yemen)

We traveled to Yemen and then from there flew out to the Island of Socotra which lies some 500 miles south in the Red sea and is a territory of Yemen. On t

Bottle Tree, Socotra Island - Another! Socotra, Unusual Plants, Exotic Plants, Trees And Shrubs, Trees To Plant, Weird Trees, Cactus Plante, Old Trees, Snow Trees

Bottle Tree, Socotra Island

Explore Rod Waddington's photos on Flickr. Rod Waddington has uploaded 10337 photos to Flickr.

The Socotra Desert Rose or Bottle Tree (Adenium obesum soc… Unusual Plants, Exotic Plants, Cool Plants, Socotra, Cactus, Plant Fungus, Unique Trees, Desert Rose, Beautiful World

The Socotra Desert Rose or Bottle Tree (Adenium obesum socotranum)

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Dragonblood tree

Dracaena cinnabari a. thr Socotra dragon tree or Dragon blood tree due to its red sap. Native to Socotra, Yemen. Dragon Blood Tree, Dragon Tree, Dracaena Cinnabari, Weird Trees, Dame Nature, Unique Trees, Nature Tree, Tree Forest, Belleza Natural

Dragon's Blood tree

"Dracaena cinnabari" The crown of the tree sees multiple branches parting, but after that each branch divides along binary lines, though the frequency of this division is governed by some rule that ensures there is enough surface area for all branches to get sunlight.

super/collider voyages to the idyllic island of Socotra, Yemen – one of the most isolated landforms on Earth Arabian Sea, Seattle Skyline, Landscape Photography, Life Is Good, Earth, Island, Nature, Beautiful, Travelling

Le dragonnier de Socotra : un arbre extraordinaire – Regard sur le Monde

Le Dragonnier de Socotra est l'un des arbres les plus étonnants de la planète. C'est l'arbre emblématique de l'île de Socotra au large du Yémen.

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Here is a list of the 20 Tourist Attractions yemen The Ancient Tombs, Sanaa Bottle Trees, Socotra Island Al-Saleh Mosque, Sanaa The Old City of Socotra, Dr Seuss Trees, Mysterious Places On Earth, Dragon Blood Tree, Bottle Trees, Cactus, Rare Plants, Trees And Shrubs, Cacti And Succulents

Socotra: Yemen's Forgotten Island

Socotra is the hidden gem of paradise in the Indian Ocean between Somalia and Yemen. Read a brief history about the island here.

  Exotic Plants, Exotic Flowers, Amazing Flowers, Cacti And Succulents, Planting Succulents, Planting Flowers, Desert Rose Plant, Desert Plants, Nature Plants

20 Places That Look Like They're From Another Planet

Our planet is full of surreal and otherworldly places, from lunar valleys to yellow lakes, just a plane ride away.

Socotra Bottle tree on a hill, dragon blood trees on background , Unique Trees, Unique Plants, Rare Plants, Socotra, Dragon Blood Tree, Rare Birds, Desert Rose, Planting Succulents, Red Flowers

Socotra 403 stock image. Image of bark, blue, cinnaban - 14044659

Photo about Bottle tree on a hill, dragon blood trees on background. Image of bark, blue, cinnaban - 14044659

Bottle tree in bloom (Adenium obesum), endemic tree of Socotra, Homhil Protected… Unusual Plants, Rare Plants, Exotic Plants, Succulent Bonsai, Planting Succulents, Planting Flowers, Weird Trees, Unique Trees, City Landscape

High Quality Stock Photos of "yemen"

Find high quality stock photos of yemen, people, cultures and places from around the world from popular tourist destinations to remote regions. Available to license for commercial, advertising broadcast and editorial use on Robert Harding.com

We traveled to Yemen and then from there flew out to the Island of Socotra which lies some 500 miles south in the Red sea and is a territory of Yemen. Conifer Trees, Trees And Shrubs, Trees To Plant, Unusual Plants, Exotic Plants, Dragon Blood Tree, Weird Trees, African Tree, Socotra

Socotra (Yemen)

We traveled to Yemen and then from there flew out to the Island of Socotra which lies some 500 miles south in the Red sea and is a territory of Yemen. On t

Bottle Tree, Socotra Island - Another! Socotra, Unusual Plants, Exotic Plants, Trees And Shrubs, Trees To Plant, Weird Trees, Cactus Plante, Old Trees, Snow Trees

Bottle Tree, Socotra Island

Explore Rod Waddington's photos on Flickr. Rod Waddington has uploaded 10337 photos to Flickr.

The Socotra Desert Rose or Bottle Tree (Adenium obesum soc… Unusual Plants, Exotic Plants, Cool Plants, Socotra, Cactus, Plant Fungus, Unique Trees, Desert Rose, Beautiful World

The Socotra Desert Rose or Bottle Tree (Adenium obesum socotranum)

Explore Kate B Dixon's photos on Flickr. Kate B Dixon has uploaded 1601 photos to Flickr.

The Dracena cinnabari tree in Socotra among forest of Firmin and Dixsam plateau. Photos of Dracena cinnabari. Desert Rose Plant, Desert Flowers, Desert Plants, Weird Plants, Unusual Plants, Rare Plants, Trees And Shrubs, Trees To Plant, Dragon Blood Tree

The Dracena cinnabari tree in Socotra among forest of Firmin and Dixsam plateau. Photos of Dracena cinnabari.

Also known as dragon blood tree because of the color of its resin, the Dracena cinnabari is an endemic plant of Socotra found mainly onto Dixam plateau where it forms a beautiful forest. Dracena cinnabari photos.

Halfmens trees in the Richtersveld National Park, Northern Cape, South Africa. Halfmens trees in the Richtersveld National Park, Northern Cape, South Africa. Weird Trees, Wow Photo, Dame Nature, Unique Trees, Old Trees, Nature Tree, Tree Forest, Tree Art, Amazing Nature

Straight out of Seussville — In Defense of Plants

At first glance this photo seems fake. However, I assure you this is indeed a real plant. Meet Pachypodium namaquanum , the elephant's trunk. This bizarre member of the family Apocynaceae can be found growing in the dry rocky deserts of Richtersveld and southern Namibia in South Africa. Although it

Dracaena cinnabari a. thr Socotra dragon tree or Dragon blood tree due to its red sap. Native to Socotra, Yemen. Dragon Blood Tree, Dragon Tree, Dracaena Cinnabari, Weird Trees, Dame Nature, Unique Trees, Nature Tree, Tree Forest, Belleza Natural

Dragon's Blood tree

"Dracaena cinnabari" The crown of the tree sees multiple branches parting, but after that each branch divides along binary lines, though the frequency of this division is governed by some rule that ensures there is enough surface area for all branches to get sunlight.

Socotra Island Desert Rose | Socotran desert rose (Adenium Obesium sokotranum) above qalansiyah ... Socotra, What A Wonderful World, Beautiful World, Beautiful Places, Weird Trees, Miles To Go, African Culture, World Cultures, Ocean Waves

Socotra | Jean ROBERT Nature and Travel Photography

Socotra Island Desert Rose | Socotran desert rose (Adenium Obesium sokotranum) above qalansiyah ...

Where to see the next 10 total solar eclipses Carina Nebula, Orion Nebula, Andromeda Galaxy, Helix Nebula, Socotra, Hubble Images, Whirlpool Galaxy, Star Formation, Star Cluster

The otherworldly beauty of Socotra Island

You can't get more off-the-beaten-path than Socotra!