Golden Triangle, Gray Skies

After leaving Grundarfjörður we drove back towards Reykjavik, stopping at the town of Bogarnes to see The Settlement Center, which contains two exhibits, one on the settlement of Iceland and the other on the saga of Egil.  This “museum” has no historical artifacts, but instead provides two audio guide led tours through a series of […]

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Reykjavik? Wreck Ya Wallet.

The nature of writing this blog is that I can’t post real time and by the end of the trip, I am typically several days behind the events as they occurred.  As I write this post, I am actually in my bed in Reykjavik on our final night in Iceland, but this will actually be […]

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Iceland, Day 1

Our flight from Amsterdam arrived around 11:30pm into Keflavik, the international airport that serves Iceland.  By the time we picked up our rental car it was after midnight and although it wasn’t bright out, there was still some natural light.  From Keflavik to Reykjavik is about a 45 minute drive, so it was well past […]

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