Okjökull was once a large glacier in Iceland located in western Iceland on top of the volcanic mountain Ok.
The second highest mountain in Iceland has been exhibiting heightened activity since mid-August. As a results causing thousands of local earthquakes, and spewing lava has been detected with the activity has threatened air travel. Bárðarbunga (also known in English as Bardarbunga) measures 2,009 metres (6,591 ft) in elevation and is a stratovolcano located under […]
Iceland’s most recent eruption of its volcano Eyjafjallajökull in 2010 brought to the world’s attention this volatile and complex region. Despite its name, Iceland is a country of varied geography, topography, and landscape. Most of its population lives near the coastline which offers a more moderate climate compared to the […]