The result of a volcanic eruption? Or the remains of a giant’s creation?
While geologists say they were formed by volcanic activity, the Irish locals have a different story to tell. According to legend, these columns are the remains of a causeway built by Irish giant, Finn MacCool. It spanned the sea between the Emerald Isle and the shores of Scotland in preparation for an epic battle between Finn and Scottish giant, Benandonner.
No matter what you believe, this natural phenomenon is sure to provoke a jaw-dropping response, just as if you’d come face to face with these two giants themselves.
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