Iceland Highlights

A small set of pictures that highlight our trip to Iceland for 10 days in October of 2018.
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P1110397   Looking North from Reykjavik IMG 1963   Harpa Concert Hall - Reykjavik P1110421   Monument to the Unknown Bureaucrat - Reykjavik PA110024   Just past the Hvalfjorthor tunnel
P1110445 P1110478   Just outside Rif - Snæfellsjökull volcano in the background PA110006   Djúpalónssandur beach PA110020 (2)   Djúpalónssandur beach - no sand - pebbles.
P1110495   Urriðafoss  Falls P1110496   Urriðafoss  Falls P1110505   Gluggafoss (also called Merkjárfoss) PA120044   Icelandic Humor
Photo Oct 12, 3 59 58 PM   Sólheimajökull glacier PA120081   Balsaltic columns on Reynisfjara  Beach - Hálsanefshellir Cave P1110554   Reynisfjara Beach and Dyrholaey cape P1110559   Entrance to Hálsanefshellir Cave
P1110603   Gullfoss PA130040   Geysir - geothermal geyser that erupts every 8-10 minutes & reaches heights of 20 meters. P1110611   Geysir - geothermal geyser that erupts every 8-10 minutes & reaches heights of 20 meters. PA130086   Friðheimar - Tomato greenhouses and restaurant
Photo Oct 13, 9 47 58 PM   Aurora - at the harbor in Reykjavik via my iPhone P1110622   Hallgrímskirkja  -  Lutheran (Church of Iceland) parish church in Reykjavik, Iceland. At 74.5 metres (244 ft) high, it is the largest church in Iceland and among the tallest structures in the country. In front a statue of explorer Leif Erikson given to Island in 1930 by the United States P1110642   John Lennon Imagine Peace Tower P1110662   Man-made ice cave - in Perlan Museum. Built with over 350 tons of snow carved from the Blue Mountains
P1110677   Perlan Observation Deck PA150058   Boat Evacuation Drills P1110694   At the Viking World Museum in  Njarðvík, Reykjanesbær. P1110697   Íslendingur, the replica of the Gokstad Viking ship. Built by Mr Gunnar Marel Eggertsson who also sailed it to New York in the year 2000 to commemorate Leifur Eiríksson’s journey to the New World a thousand years earlier.
P1110711   On the Reykjanesbær peninsula P1110724   Icelandic Horses P1110725   þórufoss P1110755   Hvalfjarðarvegur (Whale Fjord)  Near the site of US and British Navel base in WW II
Photo Oct 17, 4 43 11 PM   Minke whale meat P1110767   Raufarholshellir Lava Tunnel near Þorlákshafnarvegur P1110789   Vatnsskardh on route 42 P1110791   Windswept rock across from the car park overlooking Lake Kleifarvatn.
PA190049   Krýsuvík - Geothermal Place P1110848   Olfus Iceland