Akurinn

Brekkugotu 27a , Akureyri, Iceland | Hotel
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Wandering through the snow in Akureyri

A travel blog entry by joebella44

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... the harbour and town were lovely.

I'm glad we stuck with our trip to Akureyri as it was a beautiful town and although the snow caused us problems the whole town looked beautiful covered in snow.

We're off to Reykjavik tomorrow, just hope the flight isn't as bumpy again!!1
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25 km south of the Arctic Circle

A travel blog entry by howardstein

... we saw through glass.

At Siglufjordur we saw the Herring Museum, but will have to go back tomorrow to fully view it.

We proceeded through four tunnels and drove across the top of a few capes facing north and came within 25 km of the Arctic Circle. The longest of the tunnels was 7 km and went under a few mountains cutting two hours off the trip. The sights were almost 'pinch me cause I am ...

The slow road to Akureyri

A travel blog entry by grahamandmandi

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... we visited their horses, as we now knew where to find them. They are gorgeous, quite small, very stocky, with real pony heads, but quite pretty, bit of a dished face, and SO friendly. They all look up as you approach their paddock and many of them will actually come towards you, let alone just standing still and allowing a stranger to approach. They'll let you scratch their faces and fiddle with their luscious thick manes quite happily. Very sweet animals. Eline told us that ...

Niiiiceland

A travel blog entry by cadkinsca

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... ridge lines of past eruptions and the sinking middle between the two departing plates (see pics). It is also where the pre-Christian (Norse mythology worshiping) chieftains and tribes met once a year in a quasi-parliament to govern the isle and resolve disputes.

My next stop was a very well done museum about the settlement of Iceland circa 870 A.D. by Norwegians, Swedes, Danes and Celts. It also covered the sagas - Icelandīs oral histories - and the ...

Akureyri and Grimsey Island

A travel blog entry by keithandkim

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... other sea birds. Also, home to supposedly the most delicious waffles north of the 66 parallel, whatever that is supposed to mean.

We decided we wanted to circumnavigate the island (only 5 sq/km's) before partaking in delicious waffles. It started out nice with puffins everywhere, and vast cliffs covered in sea birds. The backside of the island however is basically deserted and only watched over by a blue eyed horse and sheep. ...

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