By Samuel Smith
Published: Monday, February 4, 2019
Forget the Great Wall. We’ve redefined the 7 wonders of the world to include technicolour hot springs, glistening ice caves and ancient cities. Reward your curiosity with our must-visit list.
1. Vatnajökull National Park, Iceland
Vatnajökull National Park is a frigid wonderland full of ice caves, snowy mountain ranges, frozen lagoons and glaciers. Start your expedition at the Skaftafell visitor centre before snapping some jealousy-inducing shots of Jökulsárlón Lagoon. Next, gear up and follow your guide through an otherworldly labyrinth of icy caves, tunnels and crystalline chambers.
To reach Vatnajökull National Park, you can either drive from Reykjavik (4-5 hours), take a bus or join an organised tour.