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A postcard from Iceland, part four

To me, the Snæfellnes Peninsula on the west coast of Iceland felt like the set for a post-apocalyptic western movie. Vast open plains in rich browns and reds dotted with mountains dusted with snow, that from a distance resembled Viennetta ice cream.  588 more words


Hitchhiking in Iceland - craziness overload

Too much booze in Reykjavik: lost car keys

What happens when four crazy people get together? Yes, un poco de loco. My Hungarian hippie friend… 945 more words



  • Date: April 2017
  • Duration: 1.5 weeks
  • Currency: Icelandic Króna
  • Lasting impressions:
    • Natural wonders! This country is all jaw-dropping views with a wide variety of features: mountains, lava beds, craters, lakes, waterfalls, geysers, beaches.
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Kirkjufell Hike

A super fun scramble set in the western peninsula of Iceland, Kirkjufell rises ~1500 ft from sea level and the trail length is probably a mile (~1.6 km). 228 more words


#Islandia: Puebleando en la Península de Snaefellsnes (3/3)

La Península de Snaefellsnes, en el oeste de Islandia, es conocida por ser el escenario de la novela “Viaje al Centro de la Tierra” de Julio Verne. 673 more words

Viajes / Travelling

Cirque below Snæfellsjökull, Iceland

Snæfellsjökull sits atop a stratovolcano overlooking the Snæfellsnes peninsula in western Iceland. To get a closer look at the mountain and snowfields, I hiked up a path that eventually disappeared into a landscape covered in spongy moss and grass. 24 more words