People usually associate images of beautiful beaches and blue seas with The Maldives Islands. But not all of The Maldives is actually like this. Here are pictures of the island, Thilafushi, which are more like garbage dumps.
In March 2011, Japan experienced a destructive earthquake that caused tsunami waves as high as 40 meters. Here are the pics showing it immediately after the earthquake, in march 2012 and how it looks today two years later.