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4 Aerial Shots of Iceland that will make you want to go... now

This image was taken over the top of the boiling water of the great geyser- but there was little chance of the drone getting wet, as this hasn’t erupted since 1935! 165 more words


Iceland/Norway, Day 4, Golden Circle

Day 4 was scheduled to be the lightest of our day trips. After a leisurely breakfast, we pumped gas and got coffee at the N1 gas station, our established pre-trip routine. 1,286 more words

Iceland/ Norway

The Golden Circle

Helloooo! So, as promised, this is part two of my in depth look back Iceland trilogy. Hopefully you read my last post which was all about the Blue Lagoon- a what is it/what to expect kind of guide, if not, you can catch that  1,409 more words


Led Zeppelin described it: “The land of the ice and snow, where the hot springs flow…”

I´ve also come from the land of the ice and snow, where sleeping mountains of fire await to be awoken, and waterfalls run furiously in expression of their magnificent power; a land of contradiction, where ice and heat live in harmony. 445 more words


In which we lament the sad fate of 80s musicians, and PUFFINS!

I awoke on my 40th birthday to a chorus of well-wishes. 40 is a big year, and Eric had asked me earlier in the trip about how I felt about turning 40. 2,134 more words

Family Travel

Iceland - Waterfalls, Geysers, Craters

After being away from home for a month, I finally feel like things are settling down. I finished unpacking, paying bills, reinstated the email that I got blocked out of on day 2 of the trip due to forgetting a digit on my PW, got my sunglasses fixed (they broke early on), and had a little dental work on a tooth that got chipped somewhere along the way.   454 more words

Golden Circle - Day 2

Þingvellir National Park

Started the Golden Circle with a stop at Þingvellir National Park which is only 34 minutes from Reykjavik, an easy walk around scenic area. 295 more words