Dominica, volcanic pearl of the Caribbean- an overview

When musing about the Caribbean islands’ Volcanoes, a few names will pop up at once, like Soufriere Hills on Montserrat, Pelée mount in Martinique, Grande Soufrière in Guadeloupe and maybe Kick’em Jenny. The area being rife with volcanoes and the imagination of the early settlers being limited, some people will add Soufriere St Vincent and…

Tenerife – Journey inside a lava tube

Post by dfm: Tenerife is part of the Canarian archipelago. These islands are located in the Atlantic Ocean, not very far from the coast of Morocco. There are 7 islands, which are Lanzarote, Fuerteventura, Gran Canaria, Tenerife, La Gomera, La Palma and finally El Hierro. All islands are of volcanic origin and the main hypothesis of formation refers…