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Episode Info: There’s always a lot of talk of moving out of the US after every election. Have you considered Iceland? Or maybe just some travel there? This tiny Nordic nation sits on top of a huge Volcanic Hotspot in the middle of the Atlantic. Don’t let that deter you! Here are the top 6 perks of living dangerously: 1. The Hot Springs A photo posted by Go The Travel Podcast (@gothetravelpodcast) on Nov 18, 2016 at 12:52pm PST   Reykjadalur, which translates to Steam Valley, is only a 45-minute drive from Iceland’s capitol, Reykjavik. The further up the natural hot spring you go the hotter it gets.  Geothermal energy beneath the Earth heats dozens of natural hot-springs scattered across the island. 2. The Geothermal Bakery A photo posted by Go The Travel Podcast (@gothetravelpodcast) on Nov 13, 2016 at 7:21pm PST The ground gets so hot in some places that Icelanders use it to cook food. The guy in this picture dug out a pot of freshly baked bread off the coast of Lake Laugarvatn. You can check out Go the Travel Podcast’s latest episode on Geothermal Baking and Volcanic Hotspots. ...it gets so hot that the water constantly boils.Read more »

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