View of the Northern Lights Inn and thermal power plant
The Blue Lagoon
Around the hotel. The Nootka Lupine was imported from Alaska to improve the soil. It blooms everywhere.
Gullfoss, or Golden Falls
Strokkur geyser, Geysir Hot Springs
Thermal area, Geysir Hot Springs
"Sunset" at Eldestar Hotel
Icelandic Horse at Eldestar
Mare and foal
Trotting to the corral
Helping with an itch
Site of Eyjafjallajokull 2010 eruption
Along the road, every waterfall has a ranch at its base.
Dyrholaey headland with sea stack and black sand beach. Birds are eider ducks.
Puffin on headland
Arm of Vatnajokull Glacier, larger than all the other glaciers in Europe put together.
People on the glacier
Nootka Lupine and the glacier
Unusual white lupine
White Nootka Lupine
Jokulsarlon glacier lagoon
Iceberg in the lagoon
Diamond Beach at Jokulsarlon
Ice on the black sand beach
Waves crashing on the beach
Waterfall and basaltic columns, Svartifoss
Dverghamrar, or Rocks of the Dwarves
Along the road to Landmannalaugar
The Atlantic Ridge at Thingvellir, the ancient place of Parliament, established in 930 CE
Bishopric founded in 1056
The Atlantic Ridge, North American plate on the left, Eurasion plate on the right
Another view of the Atlantic Ridge, separating the North American plate on the left from the Eurasion plate on the right