Low clouds hover over the valley surrounded by North Carolina mountains
The Chalice Well lies in a protected area of natural beauty, at the foot of a narrow valley running between the Tor and Chalice Hill and is an integral part of the sacred landscape in and around Glastonbury, England. For over two thousand years the Red Spring, or Blood Spring, has flowed ceaselessly and is a place where people have gathered to drink the waters and find solace, peace and inspiration.
A view of the mountains and valley from a bench at Shenandoah National Park, Virginia
Spectacular vistas of clouds over the valley viewed from Skyline Drive, Shenandoah National Park
Menacing clouds over the valley as viewed from Skyline Drive, Shenandoah National Park
A lush green golf course stands out in the valley below Blue Ridge Mountains, North Carolina
A fertile valley near Munnar, Kerala provides residents of a small town distinct patches of land to grow varying vegetables and crops
These tourists sitting on a hill at Top Station, Munnar, Kerala are enjoying the serenity of fog over the mountains and valley
Cattle peacefully graze in the valley near Munnar, Kerala
If one wakes up early in the morning for a stroll through the tea plantations of Munnar, Kerala, it is common to find fog hovering over the valley.
A village is nestled in the valley of the mountains near Chimney Rock, North Carolina
A view from Machu Picchu of the river valley amidst the mountains
Located 2,430 meters (7,970 ft.) above sea level, Machu Picchu is situated on a mountain ridge above the Sacred Valley. Living here must have felt like being on top of the world.
The Machu Picchu city sits in a saddle between the two mountains Machu Picchu and Huayna ( or Wayna) Picchu, with a commanding view down two valleys and a nearly impassable mountain at its back.