Sunrise is the most wonderful time of the day. The sun appears in the sky, and at the first light of day the whole planet is brought to life. Let’s watch the sunrise phenomenon in 10 different towns, islands and other corners of the world.
The list of top 10 places to watch the most wonderful sunrise includes megalopolises of the USA and forest reserves of England, tropical islands and forbidding mountaintops. And of course, the Land of the Rising Sun is included in the list.
The Greek capital begins every new day with a spectator sight. The sun rises and illuminates tremendous amphitheaters, mighty temples and forts, green hills and high mountains. In Athens the sunrise is really gorgeous.
Machupicchu is an ancient settlement at the territory of Peru. It is located at a hight of 2,500 meters above sea level. Due to its beautiful sunrises, this place is usually called the Lost City of the Incas, the City in the Clouds, the Old Mountain Peak.
Florence is a majestic and extremely beautiful city. At daybreak it submerges in the bright colors of a new day: the rising sun throws ling shadows, and the mirror-like surface of the Arno river shimmers in the sunlight.
The ultramodern Vancouver reflects the morning sun in the wide windows of glass towers; the snow-white acacia absorbs tender sunlights. Vancouver, the most important cultural and economical center of Canada, begins every new day with the most wonderful sunrise and looks like as it had been just built.
Glastonbury Hill is considered to be one of the most mysterious places on the planet: regular shapes and helical lines of the hill give birth to numerous legends and myths. That’s why the local sunrise possesses some special inexpressible energy, which creates an incomparable atmosphere.
Provence is a favorite town of Van Gogh, Paul Cezanne and other famous artists. At daybreak this town shows itself in all its charm. In the morning the multicolor rich sunlight floods lavender fields and olive groves. The flowery land gives inspiration to numerous artists from all over the world.
Los Angeles, the USA
The inimitable views of the City of Angels serve as a background to most part of the Hollywood films. At daybreak the whole is preparing to start a new crazy day, which is always full of bright emotions. The morning sunlight floods the whole city: the word ”Hollywood” is illuminated by the orange color of the young sun; viaduct highways meander amid skyscrapers; the coastal areas are planted with palm-trees.
On the island of Madagascar the sun rises much more earlier than in Africa. The morning light illuminates virgin jungles, huge baobabs, azure coastal lines. Lemurs and other freakish local animals wake up at the first light of day. The sun tints the brown Betsiboka River with red and purple.
Bombay, or Mumbai, is one of the most important cultural and economical centers of India. Here ultramodern building and luxurious palaces adjoin slums. The sun rises on the coasts of the Arabian Sea. Contrasting and wonderful India make you watch the sunrise being in raptures.
The list of the most beautiful sunrises cannot but include the Land of the Rising Sun. Tokyo is a cosmopolitan city, which is located on the coast of the Tokyo Bay. As soon as the first sunlights illuminate the city, the bright light begin to flood the ocean, the color of which is turning into sky-blue.