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Once upon a time, in the arrestingly beautiful and remote west fjords of Iceland, a random collection of foreign workers arrived to seek their fortunes in a quayside fish factory in the tiny village of Bildudalur. 396 more words

Bildudalur

Journey to the Center of the Earth - Part V

We’re about halfway through this series about my recent trip to Iceland–kick it off here first!

After a long day of traveling, we awoke in our rental in Hellnar to see what exactly the landscape had in store for us. 667 more words

Iceland - Day 12

West Fjords to Snæfellsnes Peninsula

We experienced our first rainy day in Iceland and thankfully, it fell on a day where we had few plans except for driving from the West Fjords to the Snæfellsnes Peninsula. 541 more words

Iceland - Day 11

West Fjords – Patreksfjörður, Rauðasandur & Látrabjarg

Okay, so if I’m being really honest with you, this day was the day that I most fretted about because we were driving UP to the Látrabjarg Cliffs. 913 more words

Last full day

The day started at 7:30 with the taking apart the van bed and a small breakfast. We headed down the Ring Road about 40 kilometers and stopped at an N1 for gas, coffee and donuts — and a picture with an Icelandic football star:We headed into the West Fjords, meaning we are among the 14 percent of non-Icelanders to visit the gorgeous region. 311 more words

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Iceland - Day 9

West Fjords – Ísafjörður & Flateyri

Day 9 was devoted to driving the first leg of the West Fjords. We left the safety of the paved Ring Road and headed into the unknown rugged, mountainous roads. 937 more words

Chasing The Midnight Sun: Peter Goes To Iceland

It’s been a little while since I left the States (except for that quick trip to Canada) but now it’s time for me to hit the road again. 1,860 more words

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