First things first: Does Rainier really tower over the city like that? Yes and no. Photographers sometimes do bring it closer with a telephoto lens.
Taal doesn’t fit the stereotype we laypeople have of volcanoes being big pointy mountains with a bad case of heartburn. It does have what appears
Campania has good reason to be proud of its volcanoes: Asleep, these beautiful but strange mountains draw tourists and also serve as ground water aquifers