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Beyond the Golden Circle: Reykjavik to Skaftafell

After returning to Reykjavik, a celebration to mark the end of the six day Laugavegur trek was in order. We decided to have a couple of drinks with the other members of our group at  a craft beer bar called Mikeller & Friends, one point of a trio of establishments known by locals as the Barmuda Triangle (because you will inevitably lose track of your friends as you hop between the three on a night out). 1,573 more words


Falling Down The Golden Waterfall - Gullfoss.

Happy Monday, folks. Or whatever day of the week you are reading this.

We are burning in our oven in Dubai, temperatures climbing higher and higher. 533 more words


Day 6: The Golden Circle

On day 6, we headed back into the countryside for one of Iceland’s essentials, The Golden Circle. Briefly, the Golden Circle is a roughly 300-km loop that takes its travelers from Reykjavík into the heart of Iceland and back again. 1,447 more words

The Sunday Nature Call, Uke 26: A Badge of Honor

The Sunday Nature Call, Uke 26: A Badge of Honor

New birds:9, Journey to date: 83

Heiðlóa (Pluvialis apricaria)

Stelkur (Tringa totanus)

Kría (Sterna paradisea) 1,772 more words

The Sunday Nature Call

Gullfoss, Iceland

Continuing with photos most days from a June trip to maritime Canada, St. Pierre et Miquelon, Iceland and England, here is Gullfoss, Gold Falls, in Iceland. 10 more words

Pictures From The Road

Unwinding in Iceland

It’s almost impossible to talk about emerging travel destinations without somebody bringing up Iceland. Just a few years ago, we barely heard a peep out of the country, and now everybody and their mother seems to be visiting it – including me! 1,304 more words