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Last Day in Lanzarote

THE SUN CAME OUT AGAIN on my last full day in Lanzarote, most of which I spent hiking 12 kilometers (7-1/2 miles) along the crowns of four volcanic craters in the northern part of the island. I signed up at … Continue reading

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1,001 Uses for Lava Rock

LANZAROTE IS A VOLCANIC ISLAND, which many are, but what’s different about it — as opposed to, say, lush Kauai — is that the last major eruption occurred relatively recently. In September of 1730, Mt. Timanfaya let loose a lava … Continue reading

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