"Our mission is to document the presence of rock art located in the depths of Dahaisi cave using the latest photographic techniques. We are hoping they will help us uncover and study the animal and human figures, crosses, and strange array of geometric patterns that adorn the walls of the final chamber."
Now bottle trees on Socotra covered with leaves. Some photos of bottle trees made during the last trip to the plateau Mumi on the east of the island of Socotra.
Mumi Plateau is far away from standard tourist routes, but you can find very beautiful and unusual places here.
It is a beautiful place where you can start a trekking route to explore Mumi Plateau .
You can reach the largest freshwater pool of the island by walking for 2 hours from Matiaf village.
Located 250 miles off the coast of Yemen, the tiny island of Socotra is usually overlooked by even the most adventurous of tourist hordes. But as NBC News chief foreign affairs correspondent Richard Engel discovers, the Arabian island's remote location has made it a capsule of antiquity with time-honored traditions not found elsewhere on the planet.
Probably everyone who looked at the mountains from Hadibo wanted to see what's out there, far away ...
Overcoming strong summer winds Socotra starts the next tourist season.
Besides usual touristic places Socotra has a great many secluded nooks that are also worth visiting.
The trekking route from Rush camping to Matiaf village is worth taking.