Icelandair Hotel Herad
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TravelPod Member ReviewsIcelandair Hotel Herad Egilsstadir
First class service all around.
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Chris started the day with a 5km run. We are departing at 10 am, a later start then usual. To recap, the Lake Myvatn area is active geologically and our guide believes it involves a "third" plate which is interacting with the Eurasian and North American plates. In a confined area, there are lava flows, rifts, mud holes, active volcanoes, geothermal …
... to take photos wearing my gloves (#winning!) when it gets to the point that you cant feel the end of your fingers to unlock your phone to use your camera, you know your in trouble
As for numb feeling I had in my toes any moment I stepped foot outside the door, admittedly that was 110% my fault (as was the gloves). Black long leather boots look great, but they aren't made for walking in snow. As I learnt (for a second time in a matter of weeks) as soon as ...
... it is located under a huge ice cap and experts were updating each day whether or not it would actually break through the ice. At our next stop we had a balancing duel on a wooden beam and although Erin was off to a good start with 3 from 3 Kev came home strong to eventually take out the win. We were getting used to regular stops and even had one where we chatted to some horses and got some photos as they were all different colours. Aparantly Icelandic horses come from Viking ...
... and it did actually feel like home. We had a hot drink and a chat to the owner before heading off to bed.
The next morning we walked back to the airport (with luggage still left at the guesthouse) and brought our footy along. It was fairly difficult to bounce the footy thought because the ground was so uneven. It was just like lava that had set and was covered with slippery moss. Erin thought it would be a good spin off game of AFL if they had Ultimate AFL and played ...
... Reykjavik the while time and then used a tour company to take
day trips from there. This meant that I got to see a lot of the south,
the west, and the center of ...