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Photo of the Month:
April 2014

The surface of the lava lake of Nyiragongo - an ever changing Kaleidoscope of patterns. (Photo: shin...

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Pyroclastic flow on Sinabung yesterday (photo: Firdaus Surbakti - facebook.com/firdaus.surbakti)
Friday, Apr 18, 2014
Chirpoi (Kurile Islands, Russia): SVERT reported that on 13 April satellite images over Snow, a volcano of Chirpoi, detected steam-and-gas emissions. Cloud cover obscured views on the other days during 9-15 April. The Aviation Color Code remained at Yellow. (Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report 9-15 April 2014) ... [more]
Explosion from Fuego volcano this morning
Moderate to strong explosions continue at the volcano with ash plumes rising almost 1 km above the crater. ... [more]
A possible explosive eruption occurred this morning; VAAC detected an ash plume at estimated 7,000 ft (2.1 km) altitude drifting east from the volcano. This could have been caused by a stronger phreato-magmatic explosion (sea water coming in contact with magma). [more]

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Fascination Volcano - geologic walking & study tour on Santorini Island, Greece
Santorini Island, Greece: Fascination Volcano
(8 (9) days study and walking tour on Santorini, Greece)
8 / 9 days - Moderate
1050 EUR (8d.) / 1175 EUR (9d.)
3-10(11) May 2014
11-18 Oct 2014

Photographic expedition to Iceland
(15-days geology and photo tour to Iceland)
15 days / 14 nights - Easy-Moderate
2960 €  ? 
23 Jun - 7 Jul 2014
9-23 Jul 2014
30 Jul - 13 Aug 2014

Break on Iceland: 4x4 adventure in the winter season
Southern / Western Iceland: Break on Iceland
(4-days adventure on Iceland)
4 days / 4 nights - Easy
1190 €  ? 
24-27 Apr 2014
29 May - 1 Jun 2014

Volcanoes in the South Sea - Expedition to Vanuatu
Vanuatu (South Sea): Volcanoes in the South Sea
(Volcano expedition to Vanuatu: Yasur & Ambrym)
14 or 15 days (13/14 nights) on Vanuatu - Moderate
2590 €  ? 
29 Jul-3 Aug AMBAE
4-17(18) Aug 2014
15 Sep - 1 Oct (29 Sep) 2014

14-days study trip and expedition to the active volcanoes of Guatemala
Guatemala (Central America): Volcanoes in the land of the Maya
(14-days study trip and expedition to Guatemala's volcanoes)
15 days / 14 nights - Moderate
$ 3290  ? 
6-19 Dec 2014
20 Dec 14 - 2 Jan 2015

Discover the beautyful volcanic island of Nisyros
Nisyros Island, Greece: Almonds, olives and volcanoes
(8-days walking & study tour on the volcanic islands of Nisyros & Cos, Greece)
8 days - Moderate
1240 €  ? 
4-11 Oct 2014

Desert, salt and volcanoes - expedition to the Danakil desert and its volcanoes
Danakil desert (Ethiopia): Desert, salt and volcanoes
(expedition to Erta Ale volcano and the Danakil depression (Ethiopia))
13 days / 12 nights - Moderate
$ 4700  ? 
16-28 Nov 2014
30 Nov - 12 Dec 2014
21 Dec 14 - 2 Jan 2015

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