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8 Beautiful & Bizarre Landscapes (Slideshow)

 

8. Chocolate Hills, The Philippines

Somewhere between 1,200-1,700 hills dot the landscape of Bohol, Philippines. Underneath the grass, the “hills” are actually limestone. The name is derived from the hill’s appearance during the dry season — the grass turns brown and the hills look distinctly like chocolate kisses!

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Katie Waldeck

Katie is a freelance writer focused on pets, food and women’s issues. A Chicago native and longtime resident of the Pacific Northwest, Katie now lives in Oakland, California.

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2:54PM PDT on May 20, 2015

thanks!

6:21AM PST on Jan 30, 2015

cool

8:44AM PDT on May 24, 2014

Beautiful & bizarre, let's hope they remain to be enjoyed by future generations.

6:05AM PDT on May 19, 2014

wow thank you

4:32AM PDT on May 19, 2014

Protect what we've got anyway

10:37PM PDT on May 18, 2014

beautiful How amazing these spots are

4:04AM PDT on May 18, 2014

Thanks! Incredible!

8:25AM PDT on Aug 21, 2013

Amazing landscapes,thanks for sharing

8:53AM PDT on Apr 20, 2013

Salar de Uyuni should have been on here too! Salt flat in Bolivia. When there is water on the surface it reflects the sky as clearly as a mirror!

8:28AM PST on Jan 23, 2013

Thank you for sharing.

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