Travel Blogs from Egilsstadir, Iceland

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lost on the moon?, Egilsstadir, Iceland travel blog

lost on the moon?

A travel blog entry by rawhideone

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... WAY out of the way for...and then we aim the  Yaris in the direction of the highest farm in all of Iceland, Mothrudalur...the rather stone-hearted woman at the tourist info desk in Egilsstdtir, who used far more profanity than I thought appropriate ...

Vopnafjordur to Fellabaer, Fellabaer, Iceland travel blog

Vopnafjordur to Fellabaer

A travel blog entry by guruzers

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Day Four: All About the Ice, Egilsstadir, Iceland travel blog

Day Four: All About the Ice

A travel blog entry by rachels694

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... days anywhere...and for those who know me and my adventures.....that says a lot!!!!! If I ever get back to Iceland again....I will likely concentrate mainly on the southern coast.....because of time constraints in driving the entire country....we were ...

Shooting sheep and a minor miracle, Neskaupstadur, Iceland travel blog

Shooting sheep and a minor miracle

A travel blog entry by dosqueen

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... was at the hotel and I dined on vegetable cutlets in a peanut sauce and some tomato soup. It's the healthiest food I've had in Iceland. It was pretty good, but not altogether memorable. The rest of the evening, it was just me & Captain Corelli - a fine ...

Day 9: July 15, 2007 Reykjahliš to Egilstašir, Egilstašir, Iceland travel blog

Day 9: July 15, 2007 Reykjahliš to Egilstašir

A travel blog entry by magellanic

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Day 9: July 15, 2007 Reykjahliš to Egilstašir                           I swear that one of the reasons I come to Iceland is to get a good sleep!  I did not awaken in the night for the first time in years.  I got up at 7:00, ...

A Soggy Day and a Snog-worthy Bobby Ewing?, Eidar and Neskaupstadur, Iceland travel blog

A Soggy Day and a Snog-worthy Bobby Ewing?

A travel blog entry by dosqueen

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... as the Lawnmower Man had said when I awoke this morning. And it never improved - it rained all bloody day! Sure, Iceland is still amazingly beautiful smothered in rain and fog but my pictures can't capture that. I'm becoming increasingly disappointed with ...

Kopasker to Vopnafjordur, Vopnafjordur, Iceland travel blog

Kopasker to Vopnafjordur

A travel blog entry by guruzers

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Two great but dusty drives, Egilsstadir, Iceland travel blog

Two great but dusty drives

A travel blog entry by ahartry

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... a different (equally dusty) route back up the river valley. This one took us past a hydroelectric plant – it makes sense that Iceland would have many of these, but we’ve seen so many geothermal, and so many of the rivers are all untamed, that ...

30 Kilometers of Bad Road, Egilsstašir, Iceland travel blog

30 Kilometers of Bad Road

A travel blog entry by margreet98

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... east road which was washboarded, bumpy and dusty...but we got there.  This waterfall is on the second largest river in Iceland and flows from the Vatnajökull icecap (third largest in the world after the north and south poles...) and flows into the ...

Picking up the pace through the Eastfjords, Egilsstadir, Iceland travel blog

Picking up the pace through the Eastfjords

A travel blog entry by casey_matt

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Picking up the pace through the Eastfjords We left Skaftafell on a gloomy drizzley day, biking under the figurative shadow of the massive icecap. Our guidebook described this stretch of road as "views of the glittering glaciers and brooding mountains ...

Egilstadir, Heršubreiš, Dettifoss, Egilsstadir, Iceland travel blog

Egilstadir, Heršubreiš, Dettifoss

A travel blog entry by joergenmaria

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Skaftafell, Hofn, Iceland travel blog

Skaftafell

A travel blog entry by luv2rockclimb

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... , and it worked. Then on the bus to Skaftafell I got to sit by Diana from Munig Germany. Her and a friend were biking around Iceland and they needed to take the bus across this one part because of the rivers. She was very nice and I ended up bumping into ...

East Fjordland, Egilsstadir, Iceland travel blog

East Fjordland

A travel blog entry by joparky

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Today we headed off from the hotel to journey through the East Fjordlands, with a quick stop in Hofn on the way to look at the glacier exhibition. The whole area reminded us of Scotland if a little windier.  The car swayed from side to side as we ...

Kjellurnar, Egilsstašir, Iceland travel blog

Kjellurnar

A travel blog entry by reisufarar

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Egilsstadir, Egilsstaðir, Iceland travel blog

Egilsstadir

A travel blog entry by jollyskiem

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Sight-seeing to Egilsstadir, Iceland, Egilsstadir, Iceland travel blog

Sight-seeing to Egilsstadir, Iceland

A travel blog entry by eskimo

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... sand beach; the attendant wide valley is the delta area for two major rivers, one of which led us to our destination, Egilsstadir. The flight had taken just under 2.5hrs and although the sun was shining through clear skies above, the 10kt northerly wind ...

Dag 6: van höfn naar egilsstadir, Egilsstadir, Iceland travel blog

Dag 6: van höfn naar egilsstadir

A travel blog entry by sara_en_joris

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... als in het frans. Er is ook een klein kerkhofje met franse zeelieden die vergingen voor de ijslandse kust. Voor we naar egilsstadir reden hadden we nog 1 stop gepland. In de gids die we via ijslandreizen hadden gekregen hadden we iets gelezen over een ...

Egilsstadir, Egilsstaðir, Iceland travel blog

Egilsstadir

A travel blog entry by chrisnicolehall

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... in these parts of Iceland. Interesting facts: We have learned many interesting facts about Iceland. For example, we have discovered that Iceland is the second windiest country of the world. Can you guess the country which holds first place? Send us your ...

Fljótsdalshérad, Egilsstašir, Iceland travel blog

Fljótsdalshérad

A travel blog entry by jiripek

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... ; fakt potřebuješ něco stopnout, tak jsou dva levely. Nejdřķv si zkus obléc Tįrikovo tirko s nįpisem Lost in Iceland a trošku se uprav. Když to nepomůže, tak si hoď baťoh na hrb a kousek jdi. Funguje ...

Bręšslan!, Egilsstadir, Iceland travel blog

Bręšslan!

A travel blog entry by lauraexplora

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... city in east Iceland. It was amazing to fly across the country because I got to see part of Vatnajökull, the largest glacier in Iceland. It was immense. You could see patterns of ash and little blue green lakes on the surface of the glacier. I tried to ...

The Sun Came Out Today!, Egilsstadir, Iceland travel blog

The Sun Came Out Today!

A travel blog entry by abalzer

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... had a need to go somewhere they needed to approximate how many pairs of shoes they would need to pack.  Interesting, remember Iceland was isolated from the world so they had to make do with what they had and every last thing was used in multiple ...

East Coast Iceland, Egilsstadir, Iceland travel blog

East Coast Iceland

A travel blog entry by jennyandbrian

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Well, we spent two days traveling up the east coast of Iceland to where we will catch the ferry back to the Faroe Islands. We had some bad weather including rain, fog and some bad cross winds, mud gravel and rocks. However occasionally there was a break ...

Eastbound to Egilisstadir, Egilsstaðir, Iceland travel blog

Eastbound to Egilisstadir

A travel blog entry by howardstein

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... hotel, the Iceland Air Hotel Herad. The food was wonderful, again. Happy hour drinks got us ready for an Iceland delights appetizer of salad, reindeer pate with caramelized onions and Cumberland sauce and smoked goose with horseradish sauce. Minna's main ...

Sur la route de l'Est, Egilsstadir - Seydisfjördur, Iceland travel blog

Sur la route de l'Est

A travel blog entry by mouton-boucle

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... uniquement par une route secondaire ... c'est ą dire non goudronnée et plein de nids de poule... 30 km/h max.  Direction donc Egilsstadir, vers l'Est. On commence ą s'enfoncer ą l'intérieur des terres, dans un no man's land dont on a du mal ą ...

Jul 22, 2008, Egilsstadir, Iceland travel blog

Jul 22, 2008

A travel blog entry by dfa206

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Giorno 3, Egilsstadir, Iceland travel blog

Giorno 3

A travel blog entry by giulin

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La serata di ieri si è conclusa con l'incontro di altri amici di Novara (Guido e Marco) che per caso alloggiavano al nostro stesso albergo ( forse perché era l'unico Hihihi). Avvisati dei borbottamenti del vulcano han dovuto modificare i ...

Day 5 - Mżvatn to Egilsstašir, Egilsstadir, Iceland travel blog

Day 5 - Mżvatn to Egilsstašir

A travel blog entry by elizallen

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This morning I took the bus to Egilsstašir to wait for a day until I can take the bus to Skaftafell. There really isn“t much going on here. It“s claim to fame is that it“s a transportation hub. Not very exciting....just industrial and boring. The ...

Fjords de l'est..., Egilsstadir, Iceland travel blog

Fjords de l'est...

A travel blog entry by hoppsuisse

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... de le réanimer! Plus mes chaussettes qui ont pris l'eau et donc des pied bien gelés! Bref, on a fini la journée prźt d'Egilsstadir avec une randonnée en debut de soirée (19h30-21h00) le temps de trouver une place pour la voiture et enfin on peut ...

Day one, Egilsstadir, Iceland travel blog

Day one

A travel blog entry by budyrid

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The trip started by meeting our travel companions for the night.  We met at 5pm at a gas station at the edge of the town of Egilsstašir.  From there we drove to Möšrudalur in the north.  From there we went by a mountain road toward ...

Another Waterfall, Egilsstadir, Iceland travel blog

Another Waterfall

A travel blog entry by daniel.western

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... I have a flick through, it seems like a collection of Icelandic folk tales and legends about the elves and other hidden folk. Egilsstadir is a fairly nondescript small town with not much to see, it is however a convenient service stop, with bank, tourist ...

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