East of Reykjavik, Iceland lies the mountain, Hengill. Hengill was formed from a Palagomite tuff, it is a central volcano and has a giant magma chamber beneath it. When thick basalt lava flows cool, they form hexagonal cracks, called columnar joints. These can be found also in Ireland & Scotland.
#Iceland – Things to Do and Travel Tips – Even though the number of visitors to Iceland is increasing and information about the country is posted every second, I was stunned by all the situations and circumstances I had to face during my visit. And, on my trip, I visited popular places such as #Reykyavik, the Golden Circle and the South Coast (not out off -the-beaten-path at all). Here are 25 things I wish I knew before visiting Iceland. Read before you go!