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Go chase those damn waterfalls...

After a great day at the Blue Lagoon, a good night sleep, and surviving european jet-lagged, we decided to spend our first day driving thru beautiful Iceland. 218 more words


Nature pass off the cards

Iceland’s Minister for Industry and Tourism, Ragnheidur Elin Arnadottir, has just announced that the proposed nature pass will not happen. She had been working on the idea for a long time but it was very… 144 more words


Geysirs and Gulfoss

You know you are getting close to the Haukadalur geothermal area when from a distance you see the eruption of the Strokkur (“the churn”) geyser. In this famous geyser field in Iceland, this is the only reliable geyser. 1,264 more words



HEY everyone,

I can tell from your faces that you probably are just as shocked as I am after reading this title. Believe me it is true. 131 more words


7th October: The Golden Circle, Iceland’s Hit List of Scenic Sights

Tuesday 07/10/2014
Andie writing


We set our alarms for 8:30 am as we wanted to be up and off as there was lots and lots to see. 1,687 more words


The word geyser comes from Geysir – the name of the first described geyser known to European scientists and explorers.

Much of what we know about Geysir in Iceland, and about geysers in general, comes from work carried out by Robert Bunsen in 1846. 95 more words

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