In fact, it has been voted, by the Japanese government, one of the top 100 MUST be preserved sounds.
7. Black Forest, Germany
Allegedly, hiking was invented in this forest. Yes, hiking needed to be invented as a hobby. Good thing it picked up speed fast. The Black Forest is a mountain range that is located in the southwestern part of Germany. It is ancient with lots of stories and legends surrounding it. Eons ago, however, the Black Forest was not known as such. The Romans had a different name for it – the Silva Nigra since it had very dense growth which made it very dark.