Krafla, Námafjall Hverir, Detifoss, Seyðisfjörður, searching for puffins, and surviving an arctic tern attack – Iceland Road Trip Day 5

We said our goodbyes to couch surfing host and his German guests in the morning and headed off pass Mývatn and on to Krafla. The houses were dusted with snow in the morning. During the day, rain turned to snow, and snow turned to blistering icy pellets.


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Asbyrgi Canyon, Húsavik, the best ice cream in the world, and Icelandic fish soup – Iceland Road Trip Day 4

A slightly more relaxed day but boy was it still cold! We headed out from Akureyri this morning and dropped off a fellow couch surfer at Godafoss as he tries to continue hitchhiking around Iceland. The we drove through Húsavik and onto Asbyrgi Canyon.


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