Great Rift Valley

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( geology) a depression in southwestern Asia and eastern Africa

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The northern extension of the great African Rift Valley, Wadi Dana offers fantastic walking country and views.
Children from as young as playgroup age will love the Blue Planet Aquarium They can get up close to 20 species of shark, octopus, stingrays, otters and sea horses on a voyage of discovery through the tropics of the Amazon to the African rift valley, at this hands-on experience at Cheshire Oaks.
This luxury hotel is on the shore of Lake Malawi, which is the majestic centrepiece of the Great East African Rift Valley.
French cosmetic company Matis are the people who have treated the mud so it's suitable for beauty use, thankfully disposing of any of the less desirable ingredients which may be found at the bottom of this vast inland water mass located in the Great Syrian African Rift Valley, about 400 metres (1280ft) below sea level - the lowest point on Earth.
Students and other novices will find enjoyment and great satisfaction in the introduction by Dr GALLAY and colleagues to the geography of the East African Rift Valley, its Miocene, Pliocene and Pleistocene climates, zoology and primatology, and the palaeoanthropology and Lower Palaeolithic archaeology.
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