Wednesday, June 21, 2017 It is not as easy to wake up this morning as it has been. Guesthouse 1X6 has actual “black-out” shades. What a difference to sleep in darkness. We are up and out by 7:00am for our 10:00am flight to London. I used to scoff at the “be at the airport 2 … More Take the Long Way Home
Tuesday, June 20, 2017 Today is our last full day in Iceland and we awaken to find cold, rain and fog. We feel lucky that we had a couple of stellar weather days. I am not sure that Iceland would be as much fun if you were constantly wet and cold. After another wonderful breakfast … More Last Day in Iceland
Monday, June 19, 2017 – Rich here again… Jon puts out a wonderful spread for breakfast, which includes some of the best muesli we’ve ever tasted. It’s got a nice toasty brown-ness to it, blending perfectly with milky yogurt Súrmjólk on top. Jon makes killer breads too. We’re blessed with another beautiful sunny day, blue … More On Top of the World
Sunday, June 18, 2017 Today we awaken to see what appears to be an actual sunny day here in Iceland! Backtracking a bit on the Ring Road to see some things we missed before moving Northward is on our agenda and we are happy to think we might even stay kind of dry. The breakfast … More Another Fantastic Day in Iceland!
Saturday, June 17, 2017 We arise early this morning in order to take a hike to “our” waterfall without any crowds. The sun is out (of course it has been out all night…) and so far we are dry. Hooks in the rooms where you hang all your wet gear – I fear this will … More Touring Southern Iceland
Friday, June 16, 2017 A painfully early morning in Barcelona – we rise at 4:15 to catch a taxi to the airport. I had been a bit concerned about dragging our luggage through the morning streets trying in desperation to hail a cabbie. However, all we had to do was step out, turn onto one … More An Icy Reality
Saturday – June 17, 2017 This is a post just thrown in here to let you know that we did, indeed make it all the way to Iceland. We have been slammed into the cold, rainy weather and it is quite a shock after warm, sunny Croatia and Barcelona. Please scroll back to finish our … More Update