Westfjords: The Best Place to Get Lost

Ever since my parents went back to Denmark on Monday morning, I’ve been spending my days in the Westfjords in North/West Iceland. As I wrote in my latest blog post, Steve and I are staying with Thorhallur in Thingeyri. Westfjords is a place that most tourists don’t visit on their travels in Iceland, as it’s not on the ringroad and quite far from all the…

Aurora in the Westfjords

When I was in Faroe Islands in March, I saw the Aurora Borealis for the first time – but they were so faint that I wouldn’t even count it as all I could see were white spots that looked like clouds. I have always dreamed of seeing real vibrant Northern Lights and for the journey that I’m currently on, I counted on Iceland to make…