Friday, November 14, 2014


The ID of this card is polish but the card is from Timanfaya National Park in Lanzarote, on the spanish archipelago of the Canary Islands. 

Tullio Gatti Photo Gallery
PL-948618, sent by Anna.
The Montañas de Fuego (Fire Mountains) or Timanfaya form part of a broad area affected by volcanic eruptions that struck Lanzarote between 1730 and 1736, with subsequents eruptions in 1824. This long eruption preocess, one of the most significant and spectacular of the historic volcanism on Earth, drastically changed the morphology of the Island, leaving a quarter of it almost completely buried under a thick layer of lava and ash. - in:

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