The Reykjanes peninsula is located on a drift zone, between two continents, the North American plate and the Eurasian plate. It is a unique site where you can find different elements that exist because of the drift zone; geothermal energy, lava fields and other natural phenomena. With a rugged lava landscape, smoking geothermal fields, and many iconic historic structures, Reykjanes peninsula will surprise and delight.
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Jökulsárlón is a glacial lagoon, bordering Vatnajökull National Park in southeastern Iceland. Its still, blue waters are dotted with icebergs from the surrounding Breiðamerkurjökull Glacier, part of larger Vatnajökull Glacier. The Glacier Lagoon flows through a short waterway into the Atlantic Ocean, leaving chunks of ice on a black sand beach. In winter, the fish-filled lagoon hosts hundreds of seals.
The Icelandic Southern Coastal Route from Reykjavik holds some of the most beautiful natural attractions in Iceland. It is a beautiful area featuring amazing waterfalls, majestic glaciers, black sand beaches and depending on the day some of the most gorgeous vistas you’ll ever encounter.
Thrihnukagigur is a dormant volcano near Reykjavík. Covering a 3,270 square metres area and a depth of 213 meters, it has not erupted since the second century BC. Thrihnukagigur Volcano is the only place on Earth where you can climb inside a dormant volcano. Entering through the top crater, you can descend to the bottom of its magma chamber, once filled with steaming hot lava.
Chatelherault Country Park is a country park in Hamilton, South Lanarkshire, Scotland. It is centred on the former hunting lodge, a folly designed to be seen from the now demolished Hamilton Palace at the end of a broad grass slope forming an avenue with lines of lime trees.
Butterflies and moths are a beautiful and important part of the UK&squo;s wildlife. They are highly sensitive indicators of the health of the environment and play crucial roles in the food chain as well as being pollinators of plants.
A dragonfly is an insect belonging to the order Odonata, infraorder Anisoptera. Adult dragonflies are characterised by large multifaceted eyes, two pairs of strong transparent wings, sometimes with coloured patches and an elongated body.
Witley Court in Worcestershire, England is a Grade I listed building as well as being designated as a National Monument. It was once one of the great houses of the Midlands, but today it is a spectacular ruin after being devastated by fire in 1937.