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    19 Pieces Of Photographic Proof That Iceland Is A Magical Country

    Cities with unpronounceable names, but breathtaking landscapes.

    1. When you think of Iceland, you probably imagine its capital city, Reykjavik, with its colorful houses.

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    2. But Iceland is actually full of unbelievable landscapes.

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    Kirkjufell mountain

    3. Absolutely magical sights that seem to be taken straight out of a fairy tale.

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    4. Of course, you also have the aurora borealis, where you can watch the sky "dancing."

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    Thingvellir Lake.

    5. Or take a relaxing dip in the hot pools, a gift from Icelandic nature.

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    6. You can marvel at the beautiful colors of the sky.

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    7. And explore the endless nature that becomes more and more beautiful at every turn you take.

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    8. For example:

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    9. Get the picture?

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    Landmannalaugar Mountains.

    10. Iceland is a country where you can witness sights that you couldn't imagine even in your wildest dreams.

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    11. Where you can discover lone houses stuck right between two magnificent mountains.

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    Snaefellsjokull Peninsula.

    12. And houses that look like they were literally built out of the nature that surrounds them.

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    13. Icelandic landscapes are truly awesome.

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    14. Bursting with magic and one-of-a-kind beauty.

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    15. There are waterfalls galore.

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    Svartifoss waterfall

    16. Each one more stunning than the next.

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    Godafoss waterfall

    17. And there are snow-covered landscapes that make you feel as if you've been transported to another world.

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    18. Or maybe even a whole other universe.

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    19. In short, Iceland is an incredible country that you simply must see at least once in your lifetime. It will take your breath away.

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    This post was translated from French.

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