Eyjafjöll

The whole world learned how to pronounce a difficult name when Eyjafjöll, a volcano in the southern part of the country, awoke in March 2010 after 187 years of inactivity. The eruption created a plume of smoke that paralysed global air traffic. We may not have heard the last of this mischief-maker.

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Thorsmörk Valley
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The Thórsmörk Valley is hard to get to
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