Foss Vatnajokull Hotel

Lindarbakkar , Höfn, 781, Iceland | 2 star hotel
Prices starting from $184.00
 

Travel Blogs from Höfn

Glorious Glaciers

A travel blog entry by fourherrings

19

... amp; now covered in moss & lichen with an eerie green color & lovely soft spongy feel. This area is overlooked by Katla volcano under an enormous glacier which is actually overdue for an eruption & had a warning of activity published today! Beyond this huge expanse was another strange landscape of black sand plain which was created in another volcanic eruption in 1996 when thousands of tons of water & ice flooded ...

Day 18 Skogar to Hofn

A travel blog entry by wombat.one

9

... through. But at the same time it was good fun really and we met up with a Sydney couple who are here to live out the same experiences.

As we head back to the car and travel on, this big mumma of a glacier is poking its tongue out everywhere. It's a landscape all of its own. Magnificent and majestic. It was worth coming to Iceland just to see this one attraction.

Every year there are multiple deaths of both tourists and locals who dare to take on the Glazier, many ...

Finally, a shot of a bird that isn't blurred - YES

A travel blog entry by traveleasy

19

... being completely ignored by the sheep. Took about a million photos of icebergs and one BRILLIANT photo of an Arctic Tern in flight. I was so excited by taking a photo that wasn't blurred that I rushed up to the woman standing next to me on the bank to show her my brilliant shot. She was most kind and sympathic and with her camera with a telephoto lens of about a foot must have got many excellent shots. To add to her kindness, she also didn't speak a word ...

Hofn

A travel blog entry by blairn99

2

... are a very friendly bunch, as soon as you get out of your car they come right on over, well once the stallion had given me the all clear that is, I took a few shots of the herd and the little one and was again on my way. No rain today, its still overcast but dry at the moment, driving up the coast the scenery was amazing on one side of the car was mountains hundred of meters high and the other rolling grazing country to the Atlantic ocean. You know I heard ...

Hello Hofn

A travel blog entry by blairn99

4

... under the bridge. once outside the lakes entrance there is a black sand beach and there are literally hundred of small chunks of ice laying on the sand ranging in size from say a golf ball to a small car. they are all different shapes and sizes and they are new ice and old ice. The older the ice the clearer and smoother it is. These look great with the black sand behind them. the whole area is quite stunning, I just hope that the weather clears tonight for a more pleasant return trip to ...

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This 2 star hotel, located on Lindarbakkar , Höfn, is near Spanish Wells, Gaulding's Cay, Tarpum Bay, and Rock Sound.
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