4. Atacama Desert, Chile ( The Driest Place On Earth )
In a period of over 37 years, it has only rained about 4 times in this desert. In fact, this place is so dry that NASA thought it would be the perfect sight for testing their MARS rover.
5. Taumatawhakatangi-hangakoauauitamateaturipukakapikimaungahoronukupokaiwhenuakitanatahu, New Zealand ( The Place With The Biggest Name )
Containing 85 letters, this place has the record for having the longest name. The literal translation of the name is “The summit where Tamatea, the man with the big knees, the climber of mountains, the land swallower who travelled about, played his nose flute to his loved one.”
6. Commonwealth Bay, Antarctica ( The Windiest Place In World )
During the winter months, a concentrated flow of freezing air ( also known as katabatic wind ) is responsible for wind storms with speed up to 150 mph.