This is a notch in your belt hike. It's a challenge for many reasons. Detrimental factors are fear of heights, moderate scrambling, the scorching sun, and wasps that are Jumanji sized (the Robin Williams version).



  Many backpackers stack Iceland's two most famous hikes back to back. You might as well add that extra bit of challenge and really squeeze all the sights in for your visit. If you are starting this hike after completing the┬áLaugavegur, make sure you look for this sign, and then the footbridges upon arriving into … Continue reading Fimmvorduhals


You've seen this waterfall before. It's every bit worth the hype. It's every bit worth all the words used to describe it. Majestic, breathtaking, CROWDED. So go early. I camped at Skogar the night before after completing the┬áLaugavegur and Fimmvorduhals. I didn't even think I would get to see it other than through the windows … Continue reading Seljalandsfoss