Ice and volcanic hearth way back sculpted Iceland into an otherworldly masterpiece, leaving at the back of a geological time pill with all forms of dramatic thrives: Monstrous craters. Bright blue icebergs. Countless waterfalls. Even effervescent pits of earth spewing steam and sulfur.
This is why such a lot of fable options have filmed right here, together with “Game of Thrones” and “Star Wars: The Force Awakens.”
It’s additionally a large reason why tourism right here has exploded. A report 2.2 million foreigners visited Iceland remaining 12 months, up from 556,000 in 2011, in step with the Icelandic Tourist Board.
If you’ll’t make the go back and forth, we have now put in combination a slideshow of Iceland’s most surprising landscapes. Click during the gallery above for a digital holiday.
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