Stunning forests from around the world

21 Mar 2018

 
Forests can be a haven of peace and serenity… so for the International Day of Forests we thought we’d bring you some of the most beautiful photos of forests we could find.

The Black Forest, Germany

With picturesque villages, evergreen trees and stunning scenery, the Black Forest is said to be the inspiration behind many Brother’s Grimm fairy tales.


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Arashiyama Bamboo Forest, Japan

This beautiful forest offers a rare chance to see bamboo in its most natural form. Bamboo is used in many Japanese myths and legends and the strength of the plant is often linked to a man’s strength.


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Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, Costa Rica

The Monteverde Cloud Nature Reserve is a biological reserve in the heart of Costa Rica focusing on preserving nature and conservation of its plants and wildlife.


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Waipoua Forest, New Zealand

Home to Tane Mahuta, a giant tree estimated to be 2000 years old and still growing, Waipoua Forest is one of the largest remaining areas of native forest.


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Stone Forest, China

Known for its vast groups of huge limestone rocks, the Stone Forest in Kunming, China is one of a kind!


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Have you visited any of these forests or another stunning forest? Share your photos with us on social media; we’d love to see them!


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