Iceland – starter

Arrived  in Reykjavik 2 days ago after a 3 hour flight from London. The following day went to the Blue Lagoon, located near the Airport. A multi hectare pool up to 1.2 mtres deep and at a constant 37 degrees from the natural thermal vent power station next door, not a gram of CO2. crowdatbluelagoon

Crowds at Blue Lagoon


Kay at Blue Lagoon


Enjoying one at the swim up Bar

That afternoon visited the Tourist area of Reyjkavik


Hofoi House. Where Mikhail Gorbachev and Ronald Regan ended the cold war in 1986.

churchin reykjavik

Hallgrimskirkja. Largest cathedral (76m) in Iceland. 40 years to build and resembles a volcanic formation covered in hexagonal pillars. Statue of Eric Liefur out front.


Kay just inside Lava Tube about 20km from Hverageroi south of Reykjavik and nearby where we saw more steam vents and boiling mud pools.


Further inside Lava tube


Boiling mud pool

Tomorrow we travel further along the south coast. Regards to all.



2 thoughts on “Iceland – starter

  1. mayjune2012 June 6, 2019 / 3:38 pm

    Wow what a great trip, loved the pictures of the blue lake and mud pools. Glenda


  2. Fred and Tammy June 8, 2019 / 2:46 am

    I love the pool, what a great country, wouldn’t want to life there though 🙂


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