Waterfall on the Rio Arazas in Ordesa y Monte Perdido National Park, Pyrenees, Spain
© David Santiago Garcia/Cavan Image
Gateway to Iberia. Rio Arazas, Pyrenees, Spain
Striking in any season, but particularly beautiful in years when the warmth of summer stretches into fall, the Pyrenees have served as a natural border between the Iberian Peninsula and the rest of Europe since the earliest civilisations took root there. Located in the centre of the range, the Ordesa y Monte Perdido National Park was created in 1918 and expanded in 1982. Today it is a UNESCO World Heritage Site
Boasting sheer cliffs and deep, verdant valleys, the park is a photographer’s dream, with a landscape marked by remarkable geolog…..