Hotel Keilir Keflavik
Travel Blogs from Keflavík
Pixie and G rented a car for the drive from Calgary to Edmonton. It was a completely uneventful trip (thankfully). We arrived at YEG and quickly realized that this airport is in no way exciting or unusual! The best part was when we left it to go to Iceland!!!!! ...
... the water that has passed can't move the mill, or as you want: stop worrying about the past!).
Last money related issue was the most recent when this weekend volunteers (and not only they) from the last workcamp were unable to go home due to a strike from the pilots of Icelandair. The pilots had decided to lay down their work from 6 in the morning to 6 in the afternoon, meaning that 26 flights were cancelled. The negotations that were still going on with ...
... Doesn't matter if you eat out, go to the grocery store or eat at the hostel. It isn't cheap. -find places that don't speak English and point to something that looks good. It's seriously is your best bet. The only meals that I found for under $15 were at Icelandic/no written English places. And I did not once eat at a nice resturant, just cafés and roadside stands offering 'cheap' food. And everyone in Iceland speaks English anyways. -listen to the person at ...
... chased by the water. The night before I was told in the hotel that a couple of weeks before a German photographer had been so engrossed in looking through his viewfinder that he missed the massive “rogue” wave breaking in towards him, went down and under, was luckily hurled up the beach by the wave’s force rather than dragged outwards, lost his two expensive SLRs and tripod and entered the hotel afterwards dripping wet, frozen, and still in shock, ...
... try to see the Aurora Borealis. We saw all the stars - there were more than I've ever seen in my entire life - but no northern lights. It was cold and windy but the majesty of the night's sky overshadowed the lousy weather. After about an hour we were ready to leave when the sky began to shimmer. The lights suddenly appeared. They were a beautiful milky white and looked like glowing flowing clouds. They were stunning! ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking