Island

Some pictures from the great all around Iceland trip summer of 2009.

Approximate route

Just started in the Jonmobile, heading for the big tourist attactions.

Þingvallavatn

Þingvallavatn

Leaping Dutchman

Continental divide north

south

Farming steam

By Geysir

Strokkur

Strokkur

Geysir area

Arriving at Gullfoss

Gullfoss

Gullfoss

Gullfoss next morning

Langjökull in horizon

Gullfoss camping

Random traveller being attacked by bird

Entering Kjölur

where the tarmac ends

Langjökull (the white stripe)

Jonmobil accessorized on Greenland.

Hvítárvatn by Langjökull

Hofsjökull

Keep away from rocks

Hofsjökull

Inviting

Kjalfell

Lunch site

Horses by Eiðsstaðir

Eyvindarstaðir

Bólstaðarhlíð

Akureyri hotel

Akureyri fountain

Akureyri park

Akureyri pond

Akureyri man

Akureyri bend

Akureyri stairs

Akureyri church

Apart from that they had good coffee.

Mývatn

Námafjall hot springs

Námafjall

Very ugly place - and fascinating

Hot tub

Mini crater

Steam bath

This is where the clouds start

Some time before Egilsstaðir (which wasn't much)

Stöðvarfjörður - free camping

Mini threadstones in Stöðvarfjörður - "Enginn er verri þótt hann vökni" - "No one is worse by waking up"

Obviously they put a football field on the only flat surface

School?

Towards Djúpivogur

Rundballer (right before a car crash)

Krossanes

East towards Höfn

Jökulsarlón

South part of Vatnajökull seen from Jökulsarlón

Amphibious

Tourist

lush hills

Foss

Foss

Grazing

Entering Skaftártunga

the land of acid green

Computer game color scheme

Landmannalaugar camping. Lots of people and good facilities for a small fee.

Evening summit trek at Landmannalaugar - nice lava flow

Morning light at Landmannalaugar

Landmannalaugar - with this weather it would be excellent for a motorcycle trip.

Exit Landmannalaugar

Back in the southern lowlands of Sudurland

Winter leftover

Hard rock handicap

Familiar to Norwegians

Perfect city vehicle

Last stop for Darth Vader

and the Grim Reaper