Giants Causeway Bushmills, Antrim, Northern Ireland The Irish attributed the geological wonder to the fabled giant Finn McCool. The warrior was said to have created the Causeway as a bridge to his lady love on the Scottish island of Staffa.
Giants Causeway Beach, Ireland amazing unusual beaches 11 1 picture amazing unusual beaches 11 2 picture The giant’s causeway was formed million years ago when basalt lava rose to the surface and cooled, cracking into strange, large columns.
Giant’s Causeway, Northern Ireland Around 50 to 60 million years ago, intense volcanic activity in the area formed a lava plateau. Over time, the lava cooled and fractures created columns that are so perfect, they almost look artificial.