Icelandic Horses and Craters

2017-08-24T10:41:56-07:00July 25th, 2017|Iceland|

Armed with headnets, long sleeves and bug wipes we braved a day around Lake Myvatn, which didn't end up very buggy at all.   Hiking the crater wasn't easy, but the view was otherworldly. [...]

Icelandic National Parks

2017-08-18T12:35:40-07:00July 21st, 2017|Iceland|

Vatnajokull National Park covers 13% of Iceland.   Sadly, Iceland is one of the fastest-warming places on the planet – as much a four times the Northern Hemisphere average. The 300-some glaciers that cover more than [...]

Reykjavik, Iceland

2017-09-14T09:48:47-07:00July 14th, 2017|Iceland|

Reykjavik is the world's northernmost capital, and where 54% of the population live.  Iceland is for "island", nothing to do with ice.   The collapse of the Icelandic króna  in 2008 made it a cheap [...]