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Trip 12 -- Iceland

10-23 May 2009

I'd wanted to see Iceland's varied terrain for a long time, and it had been prohibitively expensive until a dramatic change in the exchange rate made the country more affordable. I took advantage of off-peak discounts to get in just before the tourist season hit, enabling me to enjoy some peaceful solitude and long daylight hours.

Message #1 A saga of wind on Snćfellsnes
Message #2 Sheepishly horsing around from Látrabjarg to Mývatn
Message #3 Huffin' and puffin from glacier to city