The End of the Iceland Adventure: Basalt Column Beaches and The Blue Lagoon

Reynishverfi Basalt Columns and Beach These basalt columns set on the deep black sands were created when flows of lava cooled down and contracted to make these vertical structures, an incredible masterpiece of nature, almost looking like towering blocks of marble with the patterns that have been weathered into the rock. Our guide explained that ancient …

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The Iceland Adventure: Day Three, Sólheimajökull and Jökulsárlón Lagoon

Welcome to the third day of the Iceland Adventure! This day was filled with stunning glaciers, lagoons and icebergs... Sólheimajökull Glacier                     This day was spent on the South West coast of the island and began with a hike up Sólheimajökull, a rapidly melting glacier set …

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The Iceland Adventure: Day Two, The Golden Circle and Gollfoss Waterfall

Welcome to the second day of the Iceland Adventure! The first stop on this day was potentially one of the most incredible sights I have ever seen! This is Gullfoss... A crashing body of water surrounded by the untouched cushion of snow created a breathtaking contrast between the sonorous and the still. This incredible waterfall …

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The Iceland Adventure: Day One, Travelling from Tarmac to the Tundra

Welcome to the start of the Iceland Adventure series, day one! Flying over Iceland for the first time was a truly serene experience, the clouds above us and the snow beneath us collided to create a crisp white landscape, unlike anything I have experienced. Even from this high altitude it was evident that Iceland was a …

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