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    48 Pictures That Prove Iceland Is Actually Another Planet

    Your bucket list just got a whole lot longer.

    1. This is what the sunset looks like in Iceland.

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    2. Seriously, this is an actual thing you can see on this planet.

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    3. So the question is...

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    4. Why do we all not live here already?

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    5. Iceland has some of the most incredible views in the world.

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    6. Like this.

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    7. And obviously this.

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    8. It has insanely colourful geothermal hot springs.

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    9. And so many waterfalls.

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    10. They are ALL beautiful.

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    11. Like, whoa.

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    12. There are also the geysers.

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    13. Which look even cooler before they erupt, tbh,

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    14. This is a real thing you can actually see.

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    15. When Iceland isn't busy being a winter wonderland...

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    16. It could probably pass for a tropical island.

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    17. There are some wicked volcanoes.

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    18. Don't be fooled, this is not Mordor:

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    19. It is an actual place on this earth.

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    20. Even the non-volcanic peaks are completely out of this world.

    21. And that SYMMETRY.

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    22. Honestly.

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    23. This country is pretty much perfect.

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    24. Not to mention it has ice caves.

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    25. ICE CAVES.

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    26. Perfect frozen hideaways just waiting to be explored.

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    27. So unreal, so goddamn beautiful.

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    28. Reykjavik, the capital, is basically the cutest.

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    29. And has the best view.

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    30. But the countryside is even more picturesque.

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    31. I mean, so perfect.

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    32. Iceland also has the Blue Lagoon.

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    33. Which is basically like swimming in a warm cloud.

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    34. The Jokulsarlon lagoon isn't too shabby either.

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    35. There are completely amazing natural landforms all over the country.

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    36. Like these smoking fields in Kerlingafjoll.

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    37. Or this basalt column beach.

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    38. Or steaming fumaroles, which are incredible, no matter how bad they smell.

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    39. You can visit a lake inside a volcanic crater.

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    40. Or bathe in a thermal cave.

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    41. Icelandic glacier formations are some of the strangest and most beautiful things you'll ever see.

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    42. Frozen perfection.

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    43. How can some dirty ice be so completely stunning?

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    44. And let's not forget that puffins are the squirrels of Iceland.

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    45. And that black sand beaches > white sand.

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    46. And that everything about the whole country is just completely unreal and gorgeous.

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    47. Stop showing off, Iceland.

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    48. (JK, let's all move there.)

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    A previous version of this article included an image of the Indonesian volcano Anak Krakatau. The image has been replaced with the Icelandic volcano Bárdarbunga.

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