Explore Basalt Columns, Antrim Ireland, and more!

Giant's Causeway, County Antrim, Ireland

Ireland, Giants Causeway in Northern Ireland. Check out the natural hexagonal basalt columns, which were formed during a volcano eruption 60 million years ago. The basalt columns appear on the other side of the channel as well in Scotland.

The natural basalt columns at The Giant’s Causeway in County Antrim, Ireland

Giant’s causeway - A magnificent volcanic basalt hexagonal rock formation in Ireland. **I never knew Ireland had this. When you think of Ireland you think of green rolling hills.

Just in case Ireland is on your bucket list. Click through to explore some of the absolute best things to do in #Ireland.

11 Best Places to Go in Ireland

Explore some of the best things to do in Ireland. Home to craggy cliffs and windswept valleys, to ancient castles and modern cities and roads that unfurl like ribbons, Ireland is uncommonly rich with both natural wonders and manmade attractions.

Noord Ierland. De brug lijkt me griezelig,  maar daar loop ik ooit over heen

Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge is a famous rope bridge near Ballintoy in County Antrim, Northern Ireland. The bridge links the mainland to the tiny island of Carrickarede

Photograph The Hexagons by Thomas Mader on 500px

32 Magical Photos of Ireland

Giant's Causeway is an area of about interlocking basalt columns, the result of an ancient volcanic eruption. Located in Northern Ireland, the tops of the columns form stepping stones that lead from the cliff foot and disappear under the sea.

The Picturesque Castles in Ireland You Can Actually Stay In|Pinterest: @theculturetrip

The Picturesque Castles in Ireland You Can Actually Stay In

Find a fairytale castle in Ireland you can stay in tonight, with our list of luxury castle hotels and private manors with rooms to rent.


IRELAND BY COUNTY -- We'll probably go through Dublin, Cork, Kerry, Limerick, Galway. County Cork is where our family started before traveling to America



Daredevil cliffs Aran Islands Ireland

Daredevil Cliffs, Inishmore coastline, Aran Islands, Ireland by Antonella Fanelli

giant's causeway - ireland

GIANT'S CAUSEWAY, Bushmills, Antrim, Northern Ireland -- Northern Ireland's most popular tourist destination: this large stretch of staircase-shaped rocks is the result of cooled lava from volcanic eruptions that took place over 65 million years ago.

The Mourne Mts, County Down, Northern Ireland

The Mourne Mts, County Down, Northern Ireland

'The Star of the County Down' is an old Irish tune that I've always loved. It's often done uptempo but I wanted to emphasize the gorgeous melody, so it's a v.

Les rochers de Panska en République Tchèque

Giant's Causeway near Bushmills, Northern Ireland. This is known as the pipe organ, this would make an awesome castle!