Hotel Edda - Egilsstadir
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Travel Blogs from Egilsstadir
... say, "quite impressive". Our route takes us through very desolate terrain, almost moon like. The Apollo 11 team of astronauts trained in this environment before their mission on the Moon. We take a slight deviation to our route for lunch at Moorudalar, a farmhouse cafe in the middle of nowheres! There we are served fresh Arctic char and for dessert, waffles with home made rhubarb ...
... a dog-bowl. With the recent snowfall, the strait ions were unmistakably beautiful. It was formed between 2500 and 2900 years ago when rising magma met with ground water forcing a massive explosion of steam, ash, and rock. The rim is 1 km in diameter and the crater is 140 meters deep with a round nub in the middle. We hiked up the 25 minute ascent to the rim and walked part of the rim. While there we had a hangout call on our iPhone from Danielle ...
... on the ice! So cute! He was quite scared when he saw our two boats coming. To keep him on the ice, the two boats went on both sides of the ice and basically cornered him. Poor cute baby!!! Taking a zodiac here is dangerous business. If anything at all were to happen to the boat and let's say someone were to need to get in the water....a human being would last maybe five minutes before expiring. For this reason....boats always travel in two's. After our boat ...
... the harbour proper where on the quayside were numerous story displays detailing the events of the three ‘Cod wars’. Continuing through a delightful area of small converted fish sheds now containing cafes to souvenir boutiques and art galleries, we reached the Vikin Maritime Museum. This contained a myriad of exhibits showing the rise of Reykjavik and Iceland’s fishing industry. Berthed alongside was Odinn, the Icelandic Coast ...
... half way so a quick "U" turn and I pull in to join them.
The couple are Norwegian, they are in a road going BMW hire car, not allowed off the paved roads!
They have done the Iceland circler tour and are heading for the ferry as well .
I have a quick look at the chain and it looks good so I am a bit happier and drive a little faster on the last bit ...
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