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Strokkur Iceland | by Anna.Andres
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Strokkur Iceland

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Strokkur, The Churn, geyser about to erupt.

Second in magnitude only to The Great Geysir

itself, Strokkur is a part of the hot spring area

in Haukadalur, in the southern part of Iceland.

 

Haukadalur, Falcon Valley, is one of the most

famous places in Icelandic history. A part of the

settlement of Ketilbjörn gamli, Ketilbjorn the old,

and his descendants established Haukadalur as

a place of learning and power.

   

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Taken on May 23, 2009