Dettifoss is a waterfall in Vatnajökull National Park in Northeast Iceland, and is reputed to be the most powerful waterfall in Europe. The water comes from the nearby Vatnajökull glacier, whose sediment-rich runoff colors the water a greyish white. The superlative of "most powerful" comes from its water flow times its fall distance. The water of the wide...
This electric green sulphur lake looks like a radioactive dump site. The Wai-O-Tapu Wonderland in New Zealand is home to a number bubbling geothermal sights, but the most calm is known as the Devil's Bath, a neon green pool of stagnant smelly sulfur water - a natural wonder.
This is said to be the northern most point of Europe, though there is an island a little further north, but this is the northernmost point that one can drive to. A major tourist attraction in Norway, with extremely changeable weather
A tourist photographs The Altare della Patria (Altar of the Fatherland) also known as the Monumento Nazionale a Vittorio Emanuele II (National Monument to Victor Emmanuel II) or "Il Vittoriano", a monument built in honour of Victor Emmanuel, the first king of a unified Italy.
The ruins of an Estonian Murru prison quarry in Rummu. When the prison closed, pumps that once kept the quarry and the prison dry were shut down, causing water to fill the quarry. It has become an unofficial and unguarded swimming and diving spot, attracting locals and tourists.