Hotel Askja

Address: Holsvegur 4, Eskifjorour, 735, Iceland | Hotel
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This hotel, located on Holsvegur 4, Eskifjorour, is near Spanish Wells, Gaulding's Cay, Rock Sound, and Tarpum Bay.
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Travel Blogs from Eskifjorour

From the Eastern Fjords to the Lobster Capitol!

A travel blog entry by daviswelchtrip on Aug 30, 2015

2 comments, 8 photos

... life. It’s pretty unimaginable to us in that where we come from towns of this size are pretty much dying off. But in Iceland a town such as this can be a minor epicenter for commerce, education, and social life.

In the eastern fjords the main city is called Egilsstadir. It has only about 3,400 residents but it is the most bustling little place. All roads in east Iceland lead here. For those driving the Ring Road it is a ...

Ferry to Faroes

A travel blog entry by peterjl on Jul 09, 2015

3 photos

The plan was for the ferry to leave at 10.30 am and we had to be there 3 hours early. After we received our tickets we had to drive round back to the beginning and queue all over again. Only drivers allowed in the vehicle when boarding so Maggie went off just after 8. It's ...

Episode 8

A travel blog entry by bennybeanbear on Jul 01, 2015

58 photos

... here and some birch forest too, well grown tress as well as more recently planted areas. And this lovely sunshine today has brought out the lupins. Great swathes of them around the district with their bright pink/purple/blue flower heads, they may be an environmental disaster but one can’t blame people for liking them because they do add a really warm spring feel to the place and look great too.Out past the little village to Bakkagerth at the end of ...

Onwards and onwards!

A travel blog entry by eskimo on Jun 24, 2015

7 comments, 14 photos

... outside to continued overcast skies, it was an easy decision to stay on for another day, and take the time to catch up after a busy yesterday. The first concern was whether the hotel had room – answer no. The receptionist was very helpful in guiding where not to stay and recommended the Guesthouse we had stayed in back in 2011; fortunately, they had a room. It was an easy walk downhill and not too far to the Guesthouse, which has been ...

Episode 7

A travel blog entry by bennybeanbear on Jun 23, 2015

112 photos

... we have so he doesn’t know what really bumpy is, try Mongolia Steve or outback Aussie! (to be fair there are some extremely rough roads in Iceland, just not this one). Then after parking the bus we had a good walk over a lava field, L just loves the formations of this solidified lava. Much of this is a ‘rope’ lava, it looks very much like rope. This lava flow is about 3500 years old, and over the top of it nearby is a darker lava flow that is ...