第二部分 阅读理解 （共两节，满分40分）
Nature has its creations of wildlife, humankind and plants. One such beautiful creation is the king in the sea — the whale. Do you know when and where to see the whales
Best time to visit: October to November or February to April.
This destination with wonderful beauty and a rather quiet atmosphere has some of the most unusual species of whales to offer. Located in the tropical sea, it is a very isolated place as it is said that one can go on a sailing for days and she or he might not come across another soul during the voyage.
Best time to visit: May to September.
Now this destination is great in its own way, offering pleasant sights of whales under the light of the midnight sun, right below the earth’s Arctic Circle. Iceland has a number of species of whales, including humpback whales（座头鲸）and the blue whales.