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Les Gorges du Verdon—or more approachably, Verdon Gorge—is sometimes called the "Grand
Canyon of France." Dating back 250 million years, the gorge was shaped by oceans and glaciers. Threaded by a river of emerald waters, the gorge is a gem of Provence.Europe beckons with an intoxicating blend of cultivated beauty and natural wonders. Art and architecture dominate in cities, but venture into the wilds and you’ll discover the rock towers, soaring arches, and cathedrals of ice that inspired ancient civilizations. Here are 27 incredible natural wonders worth the wander in Europe.) Promyshlennyi, Russia was abandoned with the fall of the Soviet Union, cut off from communication with and support from the government. When utilities and electricity stopped working, people simply left to find a home an work elsewhere, leaving buildings behind and many belongings in the wreckage.