Tag Archives: Iceland

Icelandic Waterfalls

I have to admit, the three days we spent in Iceland in 2011 were pretty wet and cold. But that didn’t prevent us having a marvellous time in this northern wilderness. Iceland is famous for its volcanoes, geothermal activity and … Continue reading

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Iceland In The Off-Season

If you’re exclusively a sit by the pool of an all-inclusive resort in the sun sort of person, then Iceland probably isn’t for you. However, if you love the great outdoors and a bit of adventure then you should definitely … Continue reading

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Erik the Red’s Icelandic Home

Who hasn’t heard of the famous Viking, Erik the Red, right? So you can imagine it was a special moment when, during a visit to Iceland in 2011, I got to visit the site of his actual home, in the … Continue reading

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Lava Land: Volcanoes National Park, Hawaii

I’ve always been fascinated with volcanoes. I suppose that’s to be expected, growing up as I did in the southeast part of the Serengeti, within view of Ngorongoro and the Crater Highlands (a story told in the first Jaspa’s Journey … Continue reading

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Wait A Minute… Yellow Figure?… That’s Me!

I don’t normally do multiple posts on a single day. And I certainly don’t normally do multiple posts on a single topic. But as soon as I hit the ‘Publish’ button on ‘Yellow(ish) Figure Selfie’ earlier, I suddenly had a … Continue reading

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Travel Theme: Unexpectedly Fragrant… with Lines

So this week’s travel photo themes are ‘Fragrant’ from Where’s My Backpack? and ‘Unexpected’ from The Daily Post.  After a couple of minutes thought, it was Sue that remembered our visit to the Blue Lagoon in Iceland. The pool is … Continue reading

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Travel Theme: Connections

I’ve got into the habit of trying to tie the photo theme challenges from Where’s My Backpack? and The Daily Post into a single post, but this week I’m drawing a blank. I just couldn’t find a strong enough travel-related … Continue reading

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