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The 14 most amazing waterfalls in the world

By: Bryan Nelson on April 26, 2011, 1 p.m.
Iguazu Falls

Photo: Mark Goble/Flickr

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Iguazu Falls

Splitting the border between Argentina and Brazil, Iguazu Falls is one of the world's most surreal sights. According to legend, the site was formed when a beautiful young woman refused to marry a god, instead choosing her mortal lover. As the two lovers fled in a canoe, the god sliced the river in a rage, condemning them to an eternal fall. Countless young lovers have undoubtedly found romance in the cascading waters ever since.