Volcano vs People: Social Media Shines

I’m sure you’ve heard about the Islandic volcano and the troubles the ash causes. Well, social media provides people with some opportunities about traveling tips and tricks. Here are the examples:

#getmehome, #roadsharing and #ashtag hashtags on Twitter

When Volcanoes Erupt: A Survival Guide for Stranded Travelers on Facebook

Interactive map of ash plume

List of European Airport Closures and Status – Live Updating on a blog

Let me know if you know more examples, hopefully this list will help people out there.