Westfjords - Puffins and Mountains August 14th 2018 The trip from Helissandur to Flokalundur is roughly 300km by road. You can take a short cut across the water by taking a ferry from Stykkisholmur to Flokalundur. The difference in time between the two options is just 23 minutes but you do cut 200 kilometres of the trip. We decided to take the road. We didn't want to cross the water. We were here to travel across the country. We wanted to see that, ... read more
Europe » Iceland » Northwest 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
Our travels over the years have often sought out those places that we haven't yet experienced. We have loved chasing new places, but there is a change underway. We continue to enjoy experiencing other cultures along with their food, beverages, history and ways of life but now, having a little more freedom, we will also make more effort to seek out out such things as music events and festivals, particular natural attractions that we have missed and places where we can better appreciate the history of a place and its people.
The attraction of the road less travelled and the place less visit... full info