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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Continental Breakfast
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... the intense smell we were able to hang out for nearly 35 minutes.Hotel Laxá is another new hotel, quite modern, out in the middle of nature where we can see for miles in all directions. After an early, delicious dinner, several of us opted for the scenic plane tour. The weather was perfect, no wind, and the evening light was amazing. Afterward we gathered to work on pictures, oooh and ahhhh, and laugh.
We were the only ones in the Campsite, everyone else is in the guest house. Drove to Myvatn lake where we hired two mountain bikes and set of around the lake. It's the fourth largest lake in Iceland, 37 km around, though our ride ended up being 58 km, including the walking around bits. There is a geothermal area on the north east side. Of the lake. Myvatn is the best place ...
We left the hot springs and set out for Lake Myvatn, an area that our German neighbor warned us was 'touristy and expensive'...more on that later.
As we were driving, we 'stumbled' across another random waterfall. I swear I've never seen so many waterfalls just arbitrarily appear...for a waterfall-phile (is that a word?) Iceland is pure heaven. We had to hike a bit to get there, but it was worth it...it actually looked like there was a double waterfall, with a small ...
... mud pools, fumaroles and more bad smells. It is called Námafjall. By 14:30 the bus continued to the Myvatn Hot Pools. After having mushroom soup and bun in the bistro there we showered, changed and entered one of the 3 pools. It was a very nice temperature. There were 2 waterspouts to stand under and it was like a back massage. I also tried out the hot bath and the steam room. We spent about 45 min in the pool, then showered and redressed so ...
... sit in the back often times reliving childhood memories (apparently DH was something of a champion in a game that involved swinging around a ball inside a nylon stocking?), resolving unresolved and unresolveable family issues, and, on this trip in particular, comparing health issues. They were also assigned reindeer spotting duties and that paid off about halfway through the trip- Rudolph and his friends weren't too eager to ...