Askja (Iceland)

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Askja is a place where you abruptly sense the immense forces that have shaped Iceland throughout time. The black a field at the bottom of Askja and the sharp peaks towering all around, give this unique place a feel of mystery that will leave no-one untouched. Askja is a giant caldera (Spanish ... Read review

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davey

An exploded mountain

AdvantagesYou can sit outside in natural bathwater in ICELAND! Come on!

DisadvantagesHard to reach, travel is expense on bus or by jeep

"Askja is a place where you abruptly sense the immense forces that have shaped Iceland throughout time. The black a field at the bottom of Askja and the sharp peaks towering all around, give this unique place a feel of mystery that will leave no-one untouched. Askja is a giant caldera (Spanish for cauldron) in the mountain range of Dyngjufjoll. Dyngjufjoll lies to the north of Vatnajokull - the third largest glacier behind the Arctic and Greenland. ..." Read review
27.02.2001

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