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The world's most beautiful volcanos

Guangming Online)  10:36, September 11, 2012

Piton de la Fournaise (Photo/GMW.cn)

Piton de la Fournaise (French): "Peak of the Furnace" is a shield volcano on the eastern side of Réunion island (a French department) in the Indian Ocean.

It is currently one of the most active volcanoes in the world.

Piton de la Fournaise is often known locally as le Volcan (The Volcano); it is a major tourist attraction on Réunion island.

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(Editor:杜明明、叶欣)

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