Dimmuborgir, iceland

IMG_9415.1_edited-1 IMG_9388.1 Immuborgir is a large area of unusually shaped lava fields east of Myvatn in Iceland. The Dimmuborgir area is composed of various volcanic caves and rock formations, reminiscent of an ancient collapsed citadel. The dramatic structures are one of Iceland’s most popular natural tourist attractions.[

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This is a well maintain park with sign boards showing various walking tracks with distance of each track stated on the board.  The rocks forming in various shapes and some of the rocks formation became a cave where we can simply walk in to the cave. The  rocks were formed when lava pools on the small lake. The lava flowed across the wet sod, the water of the marsh started to boil, the vapour rising through the lava forming lava pillars from drainpipe size up to several meters.

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This terrace of burnt rocks and pillars are surrounded with trees and grass. Utterly, a peaceful and beautiful place to visit. There are no visitors around here and following the track, there is a big formation of rocks with a big hole in the middle. if we walk up on the little hill, we can see the whole areas of this Dimmuborgum. It look such a vast wildness, the trees and grasses turned to reddish/brown colors

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We walk around the park for about an hour  and went back to our hotel as the weather is so gloomy with rain and strong wind. This park is very beautiful in winter, during December the park will be decorated with lights.

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Horseshoe Fall, North Wales

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Horseshoe Fall in North Wales is spectacular and beautiful. I love this place so much that I have been back a few times and enjoy myself  so much. Horseshoe Fall is a man made weir to let the water fall into the Llangollen canal. At Llangollen town centre about 3 miles lead to the Horseshoe Pass which the snake road leading to the top of the mountains. At the foot of these mountains there is a Roman remain of Abbey where  there is a park for caravans.  About 1  miles from the Abbey there is a small road leading to the Horseshoe Fall hotel,  follow the path to the hotel as the Horseshoe fall is about 60 meter away from the hotel.

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In front of the hotel there is rugged stones path leading to the river with big grey rocks for trekking. The big grey rocks are slippery but it is so beautiful. with the water from the weir and it create  white foaming spray on the flowing water. I spent hours sitting on the stones. I sat at there for hours enjoying the beautiful sights and taking photos of it. I have wonderful time at this beautiful spot and highly recommend to anyone if you happen in Llangollen, North Wales this is a spectacular and beautiful place  to visit.

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