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A journey around Iceland (Part 1) Reykjavik

A journey around Iceland —  1) Reykjavik

I love visiting places that are rich in scenery, mountains, rivers, waterfalls and hiking; Iceland seemed a good fit for me. Until a few years ago the cost of a trip to Iceland was prohibitive.  But recently prices have dropped to the point where Iceland is no longer “extremely expensive”,  just “expensive” (in line with much of Europe).  So off my brother and I went and on one of Icelandair’s 757s and had a terrific early fall visit at the end of their busy summer tourist season.  This is the first of a few posts outlining the different regions we visited during our stay in “Island” (how locals spell their country’s name).

When people hear the name “ICEland” it conjures up …

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