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... to do better next time. Next stop is the big waterfall gulfoss, which was impressive in its two stages and right angle turn at the bottom. Lastly was geysir, the erupting hot spring. Very difficult to guess when it's going to go. Neither of us got a video of it including the start. It went off every 3-4 minutes. Nb geysir is actually the bigger, dormant one that only goes off after an earthquake. Strakkar is the one that everyone sees ...
... your hand in the water as it gets between 80-100 degrees C! We travelled onwards to Gullfoss. Gullfoss is UNESCO World Heritage site.A massive canyon is here where the falls are located. Stunning really. From here we went to Thingvelir National Park which is where Iceland is being ripped apart. Here two great tectonic plates butt up against each other leaving ...
... is all old so it's covered in lichens and mosses. We walked out to an abandoned farm in the lava field, crossing lots of fissures, then circled back to the church, it was around here that the Alping ( parliament) was created in the early 900's, a very impressive location. Find a national park campsite with great views of the surrounding ...
... Very interesting and it seems to be a very normal thing to do. The other five people with our group our from northern Great Britain. It is a family of three and two guys. All are so nice and we make a great group. Our tour guide's name is Bjorn Erik. He has thick, thick salt and pepper hair and is large in size. I keep telling Richard that he could be in a viking costume and would look like one of the ...
... have been able to see an eruption AND it was one where no one was hurt and no property damaged. Even better than my childhood dream!
Finally it was time to continue back to Reykjavik. Our guide came around to show us the various facts regarding this volcano and how it compared to past ones, whether it ...