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Iceland - from Golden Circle attractions to majestic South Coast

July 29th 2017
Till about a decade ago, Iceland was not a hot tourist destination that it is becoming now. I guess, it was not even that well known country. Iceland has been in international spotlight only a few times as far as I can remember. In the 80s, Reykjavik, Iceland's capital city, hosted two superpower's leaders, Reagan and Gorbachev, for their many meetings that began an end to the cold war. Then about ... read more
Europe » Iceland » South

Icelandic Flag Settled by Norwegian and Celtic (Scottish and Irish) immigrants during the late 9th and 10th centuries A.D., Iceland boasts the world's oldest functioning legislative assembly, the Althing, established in 930. Independent for over 300 years, Iceland ... ... read more
3rd August 2017

That was a very good picture. I am impressed. /Ake
4th August 2017

This was taken in portrait mode. Got a bit stretched horizontally after uploading! The sun star effect is due to minimum aperture of F22.

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