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Day 7 (West Fjords) – Our Ring Road trip around Iceland in a camper van

Day 7: Reykjafjardarlaug Hot Pool – Garðar BA 64 shipwreck – Látrabjarg Bird cliffs – The Minjasafn Egils Ólafssonar Museum – Rauðisandur Beach – Laugar Saelingsda… 650 more words

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Iceland - October

Two months in Iceland. The darkness cometh, along with the cold. I few visitors and multiple road trips, many waterfalls and plenty of rainbows. Good times. 278 more words

Day 6 (West Fjords) – Our Ring Road trip around Iceland in a camper van

Day 6: Drangsnes – Litlibær – The Arctic Fox Centre – Ísafjörður – Simbahöllin – Dynjandi


After having a great night sleep on our first night at the West Fjords (bourbon the night before has definitely helped…), we headed to heated pots near… 660 more words

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This Is Real Street Art

Isafjördur is a small city in the extreme northwest corner of Iceland. It’s a remote place with a population of just 2,600 year-round residents, but like the rest of the country it has been experiencing a tourism boom. 40 more words


Holmavík and the West Fjords

No, this blog is not about a band, but dibs on the name. It’s about the mini road trip I, along with four other international students, took to see the Museum of Icelandic Sorcery and Witchcraft in Holmavík, a small town located in the West Fjords of Iceland. 1,345 more words


Every Gate has a Message

Gates are a marvelous architectural element. They sometimes provide entrances, sometimes borders, and always a message. That message can be through a written announcement, but sometimes through tone, whether that be a welcoming walk or a flowering garden behind that gate. 293 more words

Sunday set: Landscape textures

Iceland revisited

Þingvallavatn sunset.

Moss on lava south of Reykjavik.

Looking south, near Grindavik.

Near Bjarnahöfn,Snæfellsnes peninsula.

West Fjords, sky and sea.

Iceland is the kind of place where you could lose myself for a lifetime between the sea, sky and mountains, not to mention the soft, high-latitude light that sparks nature’s inner light, lending a glow to every scene. A few more galleries here.