5 Breathtaking Waterfalls Around the World

Victoria Falls

Victoria Falls, one of the 7 natural wonders of the world, is located in southern Africa on the Zambezi River at the border of Zambia and Zimbabwe.

According to statistics, it is the largest waterfall in the world and in the year 1989, it was declared as a world heritage site. Dr. David Livingstone, a Scottish explorer named the waterfall after Queen Victoria. But, Mosi-oa-Tunya was the name given to this gorgeous falls by locals, which means ''smoke that thunders''.

According to Livingstone, ''No one can imagine the beauty of the view from anything witnessed in England. It had never been seen before by European eyes, but scenes so lovely must have been gazed upon by angels in their flight'', as reported by zambia-the-african-safari.com.
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Reader's comments(3)
1: The picture given as Angel falls is not correct. The picture shown is of Seljalandsfoss in Iceland. I am sure since I have been there :) !!
Posted by: Viju - 11 May, 2013
2: Also the picture of Minnehaha falls is incorrect. I live near there and have been there several times.
Jace replied to: Viju post - 11 Oct, 2013
3: Yes dude u r quite right the uploader is an idiot
ivanovic bitch replied to: Viju post - 06 Jul, 2013