Hotel Edda - Egilsstadir
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... old. As we drove down the path we ran into a stream and debated crossing it with our Hyundai i30, but common sense prevailed. We were beginning to think we couldn't make it up the road to where the ATV'ing was taking place so we resigned ourselves to it being an excursion fail and headed back down the road.
It was at this point we came across our ATV guide, who apologized for being late, had a few laughs at how stupid we would've been to have tried crossing the stream in ...
... aklettar rocks are a wild array of basaltic columns, twisted and angled in every conceivable direction. It is like looking at an abstract work of art. The bizarre bending of the rocks results in caves, towers and other unclassifiable geometrical shapes. It’s like being on another world, and the area has an alien and almost menacing sort of beauty. Formed when the powerful Jökulsá River washed away chunks of volcanic craters, the rocks at ...
... days in Iceland and the 3 days we are to have in the Faroes without having any more flats. But, the Gods didn’t love us and we got another flat. We limped back to Eglisstadir stopping now and again to pump it up. D didn’t want to have to pull everything out and change it in such bitterly cold weather if he would avoid it, and also he wasn’t sure if the tyre we now had as a spare was really much better than this one. At Kopaskar the fellow ...
... bother us. The strangest thing was the radio station that Tim had on...it was an Icelandic Christian music station. We were eating barbeque to songs talking about 'Christ has risen'. Not that there's anything wrong with that, it just gave the scene a very somber, sensitive vibe. In Tim's defense I think it was the only radio station that got a signal where we were at.
After stopping briefly at our former campsite to add more water for dish-washing, ...
... large. The Islands are impressively grand, with towering cliffs and rugged shapes – the photos just don’t do them justice. We threaded our way through the Islands towards the airport at Vagar. This time the Waterfall approach was not the best option due to lower clouds in that direction, so straight in for us. There’s been such a change in the airport since four years ago: the runway has been extended, instrument landing ...