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The Golden Circle of Iceland

Feel Free to ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinGoogle+TumblrStumbleUponemail  After a fantastic night’s sleep- despite loud roommates and nearly all-night sun, I did the Golden Circle Tour outside of Reykjavik.  The Golden Circle is probably the most visited area in Iceland besides Reykjavik. The Golden Circle consists of Gullfoss, Pingvellir National Park, and Geysir Hot Springs. The drive to the start includes a random crater left by a sinking volcano. A few years ago Bjork (my favorite Halloween costume muse) held a concert where the fans stood around this crater and she got on a boat in the middle of it.  Kind of a fun and Read More

Iceland/Brownland

Feel Free to ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinGoogle+TumblrStumbleUponemailIceland is not covered with ice (at least in the summer).  I heard that the land was so green and gorgeous.  Now I can confirm that not all is green.  Much of what I saw today was poop brown.  Granted I didn’t go far, but this part is not pretty. The scenery coming from the airport. Today I went to Blue Lagoon which is a natural hot springs. The very brown volcanic rock walk to the lagoon. The color of the lagoon was actually more white with grey than blue but it was so fun to play Read More