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2018 Laugarvatn to Reykjavik

And here we are on our last day in Iceland!  We were finishing up the last part of what is known as the Golden Circle before heading back to Reykjavik.  235 more words

Trip Report

Ancient and Modern Trolls in Iceland

Here’s an ancient troll in Dimmuborgir, keeping an eye on those flighty humans.

And a modern one in Víðimýri, doing the same good work.

Thanks guys, for the hand.


A new Comintern for the New Era: The CCP International Department from Bucharest to Reykjavík

The CCP’s efforts to cultivate foreign political parties and generate an appreciative consensus around Xi Jinping’s policies have now reached Iceland. During a visit by the CCP International Liaison Department ( 2,751 more words

An Iceland Itinerary for Hot Springs Enthusiasts

My husband Ben and I had the best time in Iceland this July. If you, too, enjoy hot springs, camping, and puffins, or you’ve been wanting to see for yourself what the hype is all about, feel free to use our itinerary. 1,691 more words

Huge pod of pilot whales herded out of fjord after leader is rescued

A kayaker and local legend successfully rescued a beached pilot whale believed to be the massive pod’s leader, enabling local officials to herd the hundred or so pilot whales out of the Kolgrafarfjörður fjord on the Snæfellsnes peninsula in west Iceland. 273 more words