Volcanic crater lake. Our attempted foray into the southern Icelandic Highlands this morning was thwarted half way by high winds and blowing drift snow. En route we stopped by Kerið.
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The recent eruption of Eyjafjallajökull in Iceland and the resultant disruption of air traffic made international headlines. But few outside Iceland know that Eyjafjallajökull is a minor blip compared to the cataclysmic event that took place not long ago. In 1783, over 130 craters opened up near Laki in a violent emetic fury that had […]