Hotel Valaskjalf Egilsstadir
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... have strange acoustical properties which reflect, enhance or mute the river’s roar, depending on where you’re standing. Hence the name “Echo Rocks”. Fortunately, the route back to the bus is slightly easier.
We then follow the river Jökulsá á Fjöllum, the second longest river in Iceland, to Dettifoss and walk to Europe’s most powerful waterfall, which roars into the depths of a 15km long canyon. It really is an ...
... it as best he could but was none too sure about its enduring qualities.D settled for getting one 2nd hand tyre back in Eglisstadir, the Michelin tyres the same as we have on the car are twice the price here that they are in much of western Europe. While I sat in the car my lot enjoyed some nice soaks in the hot tub at the local swimming pool. This is a very popular pastime in Iceland with even the smallest of towns having a pool and at least one hot tub. ...
... and a now one year old large, modern terminal constructed. The police/immigration and customs officials were just as friendly, but we did wonder if the delicious hot chocolate drink we fondly remembered would still be on the menu – we shouldn’t have worried, it was!
As it looked quite fine to the west, we wondered about carrying on to Iceland; checking the weather reports they confirmed good conditions, so the decision was made. A ...
... crater, and right around it. fortunately the weather had taken a turn for the better, the wind wasn’t so cruel and it was fine, no sun or blue sky but this was quite OK. At least we didn’t feel as if we were about to get blown off the top of the crater and I could pose for photo’s without being blown over all the time.Each day my lot enjoyed an afternoon dip in the pool and soak in the hot tub, this could become habit forming I fear. I ...
... in the rest of the world during the 60's. People don't lock their houses and leave their keys in the car. I suppose it is a bit harder to drive a stolen car to Poland from here but still. There is crime of course and there are therefore prisons. Fun fact that we picked up along the way; the bankers that so badly stuffed up the country's economy will be in one of these prisons for the next 6 years, if only this happened in the rest of the ...