Krakatau volcano: eruption Oct 2018 photographs
A small group of VolcanoDiscovery stayed on the island group during a Volcano Special tour
from 13-19 Oct: the volcano's activity during this time fluctuated between phases of mild to strong ash venting along with occasional strombolian activity, as well as intermittent powerful vulcanian-type explosions.
You can find our field report about the activity here
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