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From 91 Days in Iceland
The tiny country of Iceland was our home for 91 very big days. For three unforgettable summer months, we explored some of the world’s most unique nature. Tramping across glaciers, entering volcanoes, bathing in hot springs, and hiking across valleys of almost unearthly beauty. We also made time to meet the Icelanders: perhaps the most friendly and welcoming people we’ve ever encountered. Reykjavík was our base, but we spent time in every corner of this island nation, and experienced as much as 91 days would allow. Whether you’re planning your own journey to Iceland, live there already, or are just interested in seeing what makes it such a special place, our articles and photographs will surely be of use. Start at the beginning of our adventures, visit our comprehensive index to find something specific, or choose one of the articles selected at random, below:

Icelandic: Prepare for a Headache
As far as most visitors are concerned, there are two important points to know about Icelandic: (a) it’s one of the world’s most difficult languages to master, and (b) almost everyone in Iceland speaks superb English. So unless you’re here for the long haul, there’s not much reason to even try. I contented myself with the ability to semi-correctly pronounce Icelandic: a steep enough task even with 91 days to practice….

Aug 03, 2013

It’s Always Christmas in Akureyri
Maybe it’s because of the long, dark winters, when any scrap of joy or warmth is especially appreciated, but Christmas is a very big deal in Iceland. And nowhere is the Christmas spirit stronger than in Akureyri, where it’s celebrated all year round….

Oct 20, 2013

The Mighty Waterfall of Gullfoss
Arguably the most impressive sight along Iceland’s Golden Circle is the enormously powerful double-stepped waterfall known as Gullfoss (Golden Falls). Here, the Hývtá River’s journey through the highlands comes to a magnificent end as it drops over 100 feet into the canyon below….

Aug 15, 2013

For 91 Days in Iceland – The E-Book

Over the course of the 91 days we spent in Iceland, we saw more amazing, otherworldly nature than in the rest of our lives combined. This tiny country on the northern edge of the Atlantic Ocean is one of the most special places on Earth, filled not just with unforgettable outdoor adventures, but with wonderful little towns and some of the friendliest people we’ve ever encountered.

We’ve now collected our blog into an e-book for your Kindle, Nook or other e-reader. With over 100 articles and 220 full-color photos, and indexes organized alphabetically and by category, this portable edition is perfect for when you’re out and about in Iceland. Whether you plan on climbing a glacier, dodging a volcano, drinking a pint in Reykjavík or navigating the gorgeous and remote Westfjords, we’re sure that our experiences can help enrich your own.

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For just a few bucks, you can download your own copy of the book for use on your e-reader or computer, giving you access to our articles wherever you are, without having to connect to the internet. And, buying the e-book is a great way to support our project… take a look at some sample pages from the PDF.

Don’t forget to check out our other e-books, from our 91 days in Oviedo, Savannah, Buenos Aires, Bolivia, Palermo, Sri Lanka, Busan, Idaho and Istanbul!