Before leaving the ship they open the gift, they were the winds and they send them back to Aeolia. They sail for seven days and then reach a place called Laestrygonians.
The Land of the Dead
They reach Laestrygonians, but cannibals eat all their ships except the one Odysseus is on. They then reach Aeaea, the land ruled by Circe. Ciece turns half the men into swine, Odysseus says to change them back. A year later Circe says go to the land of the dead.
Elpenor asked when Odysseus sails home that he burn his corpse and build a carin.