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Our first night in the massive campervan involved a last minute change of plans because we spent longer doing the golden circle than we thought we would, and we ended up at an amazing place with two unique waterfalls on site. One of them had a big rock in front of it that ...
... waterfall is huge and awesome! It is fed from the melting of two of Iceland’s biggest glaciers. The water was coming down hard and forming mist that rose up from where the water crashed on the rocks below. I walked as close as I could without getting soaked and shot a few pictures. Tammy and some of our crew actually climbed the five hundred seventy two steps up to the top and took more pictures. This place is a something to behold. Legend has it that some guy ...
... thumbs up that she is ready to go!
Pic 10 - Following the Herd
We followed the herd for a short way and then headed back to Skalakot to bring the lunch to the next stop.
Pic 11 - Following the Herd
Pic 12 - Following the Herd
Pic 13 - Waiting for the Herd
Made it back to Skalakot with Mummi and then back with Ingrid and Anders with lunch for everyone.
Pic 14 - Water, Water, Everywhere
No shortage of water here.
... traffic had to stop to let us through since the horses took up the highway and decided they had the right of way. You could tell the locals from tourists right away. The locals just sat in their cars waiting for us to get out of the way while the tourists got out and took tons of pictures. If you happen to be looking up Iceland on the Internet and find pictures of this goofy guy in a red coat smiling ear to ear, chances are that might be me! Check out the rest of ...
... pace and I have to choose between taking pictures and hanging on for dear life. The horse likes to walk close to the edge, so hanging on for dear life it is!
Bingbut, should have been name Dumdbut because this is one stubborn horse. I can’t seem to get him to do what I want that often and we darn near came to blows over it trying to decide who will be in charge. I’m still not sure who won that fight. From up on top of the mountain you get ...