SPAIN - The Benedictine monastery of Santa Maria de Monserrat is built into the mountain and offers visitors a staggering view. Monserrat is translated 'sawed mountain'. It is about 45 km northwest of Barcelona.
The Dyerville Giant, one of the largest trees in the world. When this massive tree crashed to the ground in you could hear it for miles around. It sounded like a train wreck. ("Avenue of the Giants," Humboldt Redwoods State Park, California)