Some places are special, it’s like there’s a natural mystic blowing through the air. If you listen carefully, you get a sense of who’s really in charge and how ambivalent mother nature is to the endeavours of mankind.
Natural wonders put us in our place – they help us realise we are part of something bigger and our existence on this pale blue dot is fleeting.
We start to question our own significance and purpose in life; are we just making up the numbers? Will our species raise its game? Or are we just another evolutionary cul-de-sac?