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Reviews about Twelve Apostles

Reviewed on 31 May 2020

我們到達大洋路坎貝爾港國家公園終於看到了傳說中的十二門徒石,無論不為大自然的鬼斧神工驚嘆。十二門徒石是墨爾本西南部約220公裡外澳大利亞大洋路的著名地標。據當地導遊說大洋路被稱為“世界上風景最美的海岸公路”,(我又想起美國一號公路好像也很美)它緊靠着維多利亞南部海岸而行,長約320公里,是澳大利亞政府為第一次世界大戰中犧牲的戰士而建。美麗的海岸線上,千萬年歷史的石灰石、沙岩和化石經海水風化而逐漸形成的12個斷壁岩石矗立在湛藍的海洋中,獨立礁石形態各異,聽說因為其數量和形態酷似耶穌的十二門徒,因此得名“十二門徒石”。不過現在好像只剩下七、八個了。

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