Icelandair Hotel Hamar
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TravelPod Member ReviewsIcelandair Hotel Hamar Borgarnes
Great hotel next to a golf course, and an amazing jacuzzi outside. Service was excellent.
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Finally asked the question about where the reindeer were and was told that they are only in the east of the island and we wouldn't see any in the area where we are - so that puts an end to looking for reindeer.
Because it was so warm yesterday I didn't wear my thermal leggings today - MISTAKE. It turned out to be cold and even though it …
... though the roads were quite bumpy and we slid all over the place. Whew!
After our time at the glacier, our next stop was to an Ice Cave. Iceland has these kinds of caves all over the country. It was quite a thrill to hike down into the cave with all the snow. It was so steep and ice-packed that it was actually easier to slide down than to walk. It was an amazing site and was particularly fascinating to look up to see a hole ...
... a wonder to see. We checked out the large gift center, restaurant area - this is the biggest tourist area in Iceland, then headed west to see the geysers.
This was something that I have never seen anywhere! There was an open area with several hot bubbling pools of water. There are roped off areas and signs everywhere showing the danger of touching the water. 80-100 calcium, that's hot! The smell of sulphur is everywhere, but you quickly get used to it. The warm steam is ...
... if not most of the houses are made of corrugated iron, so when it rains it must be very noisy. Several of them were directly under the enormous industrial chimneys and others by the gas tanks and fishing wharfs. The lighthouse was the obvious draw, but when we got out of the car I was very nearly sick as the stench of fish was so strong. The air by the sea was a little better and the views out to sea were lovely, thick with birds dancing on the water. Although ...
Off to a bumpy start! Chris and Brett's flight was cancelled after spending four hours at the Winnipeg airport - Thanks Delta! How disappointing!! Rebooked for the next day and hopefully have a flight without any issues.
Myles and I had a good flight, until we went to picked up our luggage in Reykjavik airport. Apparently my bag didn't make the flight - ugghhh! Spent an extra hour at the airport filling out forms. Then I dropped my ipad ...