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Our next stop on the trip was the town of Molde. Along the way, we made a stop in Kristiansund, a port town that apparently has a lot of oil money. 287 more words


Home -- and posting videos

We are home.

Boo hoo! :'(

I’ve spent too much time uploading videos to YouTube and not enough time unpacking. Where do I put all our thermal base-layers?  163 more words

Dynjandi Falls

It was a long and mostly wonderful dayand I am too tired to write about it.

We went to Isafjordur and had a guide take us down to Dynjandi falls. 253 more words

Day Trip

Killing of Basques Now Banned in West Fjords (Iceland)

April 27th, 2015 (Eygló Svala Arnarsdóttir). A memorial dedicated to the 32 Basque whalers who were killed in the West Fjords in 1615 in what’s known as Iceland’s only mass murder was unveiled in Hólmavík, the West Fjords, on April 22, the last day of winter. 384 more words

Endangered Biodiversity

Onto Ísafjörður! (Pronounced Eesafyorthur)

After a couple days in Flókalundur we decided it was time to move on. We were very lucky and caught a couple just on their way out of Flókalundur’s hotel (we had gone in to for some information). 924 more words


Off to the West Fjords!

That night Thomas and I agreed that we would leave for the West Fjords the next day. He said goodbye to a couple campsite friends who were leaving the country that week (he had been in Reykjavik all summer) and the next day we were off. 1,733 more words