Virtual Volcano Vacation #121 WINNER! – Aniakchak

Oddly enough I was not necessarily looking for a volcano when I found this week’s hiding place. While looking over a list of U.S. National Parks and National Monuments on Wikipedia (as a part of the political activist aspect of Li’l Volcanohead which a few of you may be familiar with), I saw the name and recognized…

Virtual Volcano Vacation #120 WINNER! – Llaima

It seems after spending time with a volcano as inactive as Kilimanjaro, I’m in the mood for a volcano with a bit more “oomph”. And it just so happens that I found what I was looking for in South America among the Andes in Chile at a volcano called Llaima. Llaima (not to be confused…

Virtual Volcano Vacation #119 WINNERS! – Kilimanjaro

Sometimes there comes along a mountain that is so unique, photogenic or iconic that its status as a volcano could almost go ummentioned. This week’s hideaway has been seen in many photos and postcards and mentioned in songs, stories and legends, but I wanted to learn about its volcanic side, so I flew off to…