Category Archives: Iceland

Auld Lang Syne

Before we begin, here’s a fun picture.  I saw this on the duck pond in Reykjavík.  It’s   a human-sized hamster ball.  It was worth showing you, but it didn’t warrant its own post.But the real aim of this post … Continue reading

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A Short Post

Hello All, Here’s a short post to wrap up the pictures from Mom’s and H.’s visit.  Here’s a picture that I suspect almost every American feels compelled to take in Reykjavík.  This is the house where Reagan met Gorbachev in … Continue reading

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Snæfellsnes

I’m back. So on to the next round of photos.  Mom and H. and I headed up to the Snæfellsnes peninsula at the recommendation of a friend of mine whose family hails from that area.  Now before I continue, do … Continue reading

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Ashes, Ashes, We All Fall Down.

After leaving Akureyri, we headed back to Reykjavík, and I must confess I slept most of the way.  But I took these pictures: As you can see, this one was taken in the desert, which I’ve already shown you.  And … Continue reading

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Akureyri

Hello again! So we arrived in Akureyri very late in the night, or maybe early in the morning.  After riding in the car all day, not sleeping much the night before, and never quite seeing the sun go down, it’s … Continue reading

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Into the North

Continuing in our counter-clockwise journey around the Isle of Fire and Ice, we began heading northward into the more remote parts of the island.  Our last really tourist friendly stop was this bay.  Here, chunks of glacier fall off into … Continue reading

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National Park

Hello Readers, Sorry it’s taken me so long to get back to you again.  I’ve been busy writing and have been hoping to get done before the end of the year (this project has already gone overtime much too much … Continue reading

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