Lac de St. Croix, Les Gorges du Verdon, Provence, France. A voir : faire du canyoning, lac de Castillon, lac d'Esparon, le Styx du Verdon, sentier Martel, sentier de l'Imbut, le belvédère de Rancoumas, plateau de Valensole,
Tectonic Plate Gap Between Europe & America The gap between Europe and the United States is widening - by one inch a year. This image shows the vast gap between the two tectonic plates, as seen by a British scuba diver. Ale x Mustard, 36,dived 80 feet into the crevice between North America and Eurasia to reveal the stunning landscape.The area - near Iceland - is riddled with faults, valleys, volcanoes and hot springs, caused by the plates pulling apart at about 1 inch per year.