Iceland’s Gullfoss is mentioned in BudgetTravel writer Beth Collins’ listing of the world’s ten most beautiful waterfalls posted on cnn.com, which include both “classics” like Niagara Falls and other “more obscure” waterfalls like Langfoss, in Norway.
Gullfoss. Photo by Páll Stefánsson.
“Few things in nature are as mesmerizing as a waterfall—the thunderous roar as water spills over cliffs, the light glistening off the spray, the sheer force of it all,” she writes.
In regard to Gullfoss, she adds: “Located on the southwest coast of Iceland, this is one of the most unconventional-looking waterfalls around. It’s two-tiered, and even though neither drop is particularly high, together they make for an incredible sight.” Some travel tips follow.
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