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GLACIAR HIKING ON THE “SÓLHEIMAJÖKULL”

GLACIAR HIKING ON THE “SÓLHEIMAJÖKULL”

WELCOME TO LAND OF ICE! Glacier hiking is another activity one must do when visiting Iceland and I did mine on the “Sólheimajökull” glacier tongue, which is an outlet from Iceland’s 4th largest glacier, the”Mýrdalsjökull” (I later made the right guess that the Icelandic word […]

THE MIGHTY GULLFOSS NEARLY BLEW ME AWAY

THE MIGHTY GULLFOSS NEARLY BLEW ME AWAY

I was nearly blown away.  Literally. The path which led to the “view point” on one of the rock edges was closed due to slippery ground and strong wind, but I noticed some people had ignored the sign and hopped over the little gate and so […]

ARRIVING IN REYKJAVÍK

ARRIVING IN REYKJAVÍK

It was the beginning of my short 4-day solo trip to where I had always dreamed to visit.

I had always wanted to see the Northern Lights or the “Aurora Borealis” and initially this was what drew me to Iceland.  A few days before my trip that I did more research on what was there to “experience” in Iceland and I was so amazed to discover there there were so many incredible places to visit and activities to do.  As I only used Reykjavík as a base for this trip, this post will be somewhat minimal while my later Iceland adventure posts will be on my daily excursions on this freezing and strangely beautiful alien planet filled with never ending snow. (more…)