Hotel Askja

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

Borgarfjordur hike

A travel blog entry by daniel.western on Sep 25, 2014

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... next to the campsite. This is a rocky hill or mound with lots of nooks and crannies, so obviously the perfect location for a capital city of elves and "hidden folk".

There are several more people in the campsite that night, so no sleeping inside for me. Instead I retire to my tent, and sit through the driving rain and very strong winds of a storm, which thankfully does not last too long, so I can get to sleep eventually.


A travel blog entry by daniel.western on Sep 23, 2014

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I had heard that there are several walking trails around Nordfjordur and that a café in town is able to give advice and provide a map. So after breakfast I stroll down to enquire. It turns out that there is one easy trail which leads around the edge of the fjord where the town ends and leads to the sea cave, called Easter Cave, which is so called as on Easter Day the sun is supposed to "dance" there. I had heard also about a trail which leads up ...

The Sun Came Out Today!

A travel blog entry by abalzer on Jul 13, 2014

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... of them were good some not so much. Besides all of this the best part of the stop was his dog Trina. She was a rescue dog and was absolutely a little piece of home. She had a well-loved soccer ball and if you threw it to her she would catch and then release it and let it roll back down the hill to you so you could throw it again. I don’t know how many times she did it but she never stopped not even when the ...

Another day in rainy paradise

A travel blog entry by traveleasy on Jun 21, 2014

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... go to the loo in the middle of the night it is daylight and surprising when you look at your watch to discover it is only 2.30 or 3am.

Did a quick drive around town before setting off. Only went about 10kms and stopped for a lookout. Against the backdrop of huge sweeping cliffs they had built a facsimile viking village for a program they are going to make. Stayed there for a little while and then moved on.

It wasn't raining heavily by ...

Niiiiceland Day Two

A travel blog entry by cadkinsca on Jul 24, 2013

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... back to South Africa and Antarctica every year) and their parents would attack you Hitchcock style if you got too close to the nests). They would also **** on you. I always believed birds had no control over their bowels. I was wrong.

But there are also about another 40 types of seabirds around there, including puffins and Eider ducks from which Eiderdown is gathered, and thus the Lodge had several ornithology students staying there from the University ...