This is our latest montage, which we hope will give you a flavour of the many dynamic landscapes we encountered on our two-and-a-half-month odyssey around Iceland – of all the Nordic countries we visited in the second half of 2019, this was our favourite by quite a margin.
West Iceland I heard on the grapevine that for many, West is best. As the five regions go, it ranked in my top five. Still a relatively hidden pearl by today’s standards, West Iceland stretches from the Botnsa river in the lush serenity of Hvalfjordur to the Gilsfordur fjord. Watersheds and glaciers border it. From […]
It soon became clear that with every small blue or yellow sign we drove past – in a language we couldn’t remotely fathom – it signalled another place we’d never heard of, accessible via a marked road, track or trail. What did we just miss? Admittedly on arrival, we were as far from informed to […]