The Volcano Adventure Guide: Excellent information and background for anyone wishing to visit active volcanoes safely and enjoyably. The book presents guidelines to visiting 42 different volcanoes around the world.
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Etna is Europe's largest and most active volcano. Etna is famous for its frequent spectacular lava eruptions, most of which, however, do not pose danger for the population.
On Sicily itself, Etna is also called "Mongibello".
Complex stratovolcano erupting
Currently about 3329 m (changing due to eruptive activity and collapse of its crater rims)
Etna's steam rings: A collection of fantastic vortex rings ("smoke rings") we observed recently on Etna.
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