The Hexagons - Giant's Causeway is an area of about 40,000 interlocking basalt columns, the result of an ancient volcanic eruption. Located in Northern Ireland, it was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1986. The tops of the columns form stepping stones that lead from the cliff foot and disappear under the sea. Most of the columns are hexagonal, although there are also some with four, five, seven or eight sides. Image by Thomas Mader.
The world’s scariest forests - Hoia Baciu, Transylvania, Romania - trees grow in odd shapes, and there is a circle deep within where nothing grows, and apparitions are seen. People have been known to disappear, strange lights have been seen, and the wind seems to speak. There is always a feeling of being watched....
Dún Chaoin Pier in County Kerry, Ireland.
Learn the secrets to making Chipotle Cilantro-Lime Rice at home. It all starts with the right type of rice cooked in an unusual way.