Monthly Archives: February 2015

Under the Glacier – Ice Caves in Winter in Iceland

I’m sitting here in my hotel room in Hofn in southeast Iceland watching the snow blow horizontally and thinking that our travel plans for the day may once again have to be modified. Part of the joy of travel in … Continue reading

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Icelandic Sunset at Djúpalónssandur

The night of the northern lights was preceded by a nice sunset over Djúpalónssandur Beach. Djúpalónssandur is a very large black pebble beach and bay at the foot of the Snæfellsjökull Glacier in Western Iceland. It is on the western … Continue reading

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Sky on Fire with Northern Lights in Western Iceland

We were lucky and saw the Northern Lights near the Snæfellsjökull glacier in Western Iceland. We were on the Snæfellsnes peninsula at Djúpalónssandur, a beautiful black pebble beach for sunset. The lights started early at around 7 p.m. It was … Continue reading

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