Iceland’s Highlands: Thórsmörk

Thórsmörk (Þórsmörk) is an area in the highlands of Iceland, in the Southeast of the country. It is the end point of a long trek that is very popular in summer months, the Laugavegur. It’s a long trek that takes several days, and after arriving at the valley where we stayed it is possible to continue on…

Ferry Windtunnell

We had another week off during our Workaway experience in Icelandic summer, and we used it to go to Þórsmörk and the Vestmannaeyjar in the South. I will get on the uploading very soon, but here is a taster from our ferry ride back to Landeyjahofn this afternoon.

Iceland’s Westfjords: The 1300Km Week

Last week, we had a bit of time off from volunteering and ended up renting a car to drive to the Westfjords in Iceland. We didn’t have much time to plan, since we arrived on the 31st of May in Iceland and almost immediately had one of our monthly weeks off. We work quite a…

Short Survey Results: Passports, Travel, and Immigration

It’s always interesting to me to talk about travel. As someone who makes travelling a lifestyle, I find it fascinating to hear the opinions of others on the subject and the impressions that they gather on the road. Sometimes the conversations go better, sometimes worse. The other day I had someone bring up the supposed…