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    19 Photos Of Iceland That Prove It's The Most Unique Place On Earth

    Iceland truly looks like it's not located on planet Earth.

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    1. Iceland is home to some of the most stunning nature and scenery you'll ever have the pleasure of eyeballing. We're talking waterfalls, tectonic rifts, northern lights, and geysers.

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    2. Like, behold! A very casual lava field and definitely something you could find in your own backyard.

    3. *adds walking through Breiðamerkurjökull glacier to list of things to do when this quarantine is over*

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    4. Let's give one more round of applause to this glacier because I can't get over it.

    5. I've now realized that diamond jewelry is very overrated and that I'd much rather traipse through a lagoon of diamonds (well, sparkly glaciers, but close enough).

    6. I guarantee you'll re-watch this video of The Great Geysir at least, hmm, maybe one trillion times whilst social distancing.

    7. If you've scrolled down this far and assumed that the below is a photo of Mars, you'd be wrong — it's actually the Námafjall geothermal area in Iceland.

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    8. Quite frankly, the entire country of Iceland (and these northern lights) strike me as something I'd see through a telescope.

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    9. None of the beaches by my house look like this and now I demand a refund on life.

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    10. I'm sorry, but I've just launched you into a lifelong obsession with puffins and their adorable orange feet.

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    11. I would — and I cannot stress this enough — die for this Icelandic horse.

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    12. The Skógafoss waterfall is gorgeous on its lonesome, but when you throw a rainbow in there? Unbelievable. (READ: To keep yourself entertained, say "Skógafoss" ten times fast.)

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    13. These floating icebergs upon a glacier lagoon are a prototype for the gates of heaven, probably.

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    14. Observe the North American and Eurasian tectonic rift at Thingvellir National Park, which is not at all terrifying or impressive.

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    15. 10/10 would leave the comfort of my own home to walk around the Háifoss waterfall, thank you very much. (But I won't! Because I'm social distancing! And you should be, too!)

    16. Let's throw in a photo of the Blue Lagoon that you have undoubtedly seen on your Instagram explore. As a treat.

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    17. More! Freaking! Lava!

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    18. Breath? Lost. Jaw? Dropped. That's probably your reaction to the stunning Kerið volcanic crater lake pictured below.

    19. In conclusion, if you'd like to take a space trip but have not completed the prerequisites necessary to become an astronaut – visit Iceland one day. The difference between the two is minor.

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