Hidden Places

From Secret Shores to Sacred Shrines

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Pub Date 14 Oct 2022 | Archive Date 21 Dec 2022
Amber Books Ltd, Amber Books

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From the psychedelic salt mines of Yekaterinburg in Siberia to the rugged, green-tinted Copper Canyon in the Sierra Madre in Mexico, Hidden Places roams across the globe in search of hidden treasures and secret places off the beaten track. Explore the Silfra Deep Trench in Iceland, where the North American and Eurasian tectonic plates meet to create a remarkable rift and freshwater dive site; experience the weirdest of woodland walks through the Crooked Forest in Pomerania, Poland, where a grove of 400 pines are uniformly curved; marvel at the colourful, gold-plated temple of Doi Suthep in northern Thailand; or visit the world’s highest sand dune, Grande Dune du Pilat, on the Bordeaux coast. Each location is accompanied by a caption explaining the geography and history of the place. Illustrated with 180 colour photographs, Hidden Places ranges from the sparse landscape of the Arctic Circle to the rich rainforests of the Amazon basin. Read this book and discover the special, hidden places that will come to define your bucket list – many of which are much closer to home than you think.

From the psychedelic salt mines of Yekaterinburg in Siberia to the rugged, green-tinted Copper Canyon in the Sierra Madre in Mexico, Hidden Places roams across the globe in search of hidden treasures...

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This is another great book from Amber Books. It’s filled with photos of astonishingly beautiful places you’ve never heard of. It also features mysterious abandoned places. One in particular that was haunting was an old church half buried in lava.

The book is interesting and would make a great coffee table book or gift. There isn’t one page that isn’t outstanding. Thanks to Amber Books and NetGalley for my copy.

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This is a gorgeous book, full of photographs showcasing some of the most beautiful and often mysterious places on earth, Whether planning a vacation or sitting by the fire dreaming of an exotic getaway, this book belongs on your shelf

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