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.
Map of secrets: Check out our interactive map of Iceland with the best, well kept secrets from the native experts, the Icelanders themselves, to you. We hope to see you up here soon! There is so many things for you to do, gems to be found, places to see and nature forces to explore. See all of their secrets on the map right here (so cool..): http://inspiredbyice.staging.wpengine.com/secrets/map/
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Vik is Iceland’s southernmost village and faces the open Atlantic Ocean, framed by a long black volcanic sand beach. Less than 300 people live in Vik, but it is the biggest settlement for some 70km (43 mi). Click through to read why Vik Iceland is a MUST See!