Iceland – South coast

There’s a lot to see in the south, so this post covers 3 days worth of exploring. Today we’ve headed to the south of the island to visit a few waterfalls, an old plane wreck and the famous black sand beach. Our first stop, Seljalandsfoss waterfall, was about 1h30min drive from our camp-site. We woke…

Iceland – Silfra, Geysir & Golfoss

What a day today! Last night, Nick somehow managed to convince me to swim in 3 degree water from a glacier. In fact, Silfra fissure is the name of the area where 2 tectonic plates meet (North American and Eurasian), and the water in the crack comes from a glacier 60km away. This water is…

Iceland – Blue Lagoon & Thingvellir National Park

A 7am alarm and 30min uber drive saw us reach the airport to catch our flight to Iceland. Iceland has always been on both of our travel bucket lists, with its beautiful green landscapes, volcanic rocks and glaciers. We’ve heard amazing things about Iceland in general, so it made the short-list of countries to visit…