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Above the clouds

Mount Teide is Spain’s highest summit, it also happens to be an “active” volcano. On our recent trip to Tenerife we drove to the base of it in a dune buggy – a 2000 metres ascent, on winding mountainous roads through Spain’s only rainforest. 34 more words


Sunrise on the Volcano

It’s freezing. The sun is slowly clearing the crater wall, turning the volcano an intense deep orange. The slopes look like they’re on fire, which they once were… a long time ago. 52 more words