Iceland: Everything

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inside Hallgrímskirkja in Reykjavikeverywhere we went, this guy was telling us to skank our way to the exita flower in Reykjavik. I believe this to be one of my best shots ever.a very ornate doorthe Nissan Patrol.Sun Voyagersome small graffiti on a side street.Jamie on basalt columns in the middle of the road.Culture HouseIngolfur Arnarson - his family settled Iceland in 874 A.D.Öxarárfoss, a small waterfall in Þingvellir National Parkthe Öxará river below Öxarárfoss a view of Þingvellir, where Iceland's parliament was established in 930 A.D.sunset over the Ytri-Rangá river in Hella.  We were the only people staying in any of the 28 available cottages.Seljalandsfoss.  Jamie's standing at the end of the path in the lower right of the picture.This was one of the larger falls where gravity couldn't overcome the force of the wind.A closer view of the waterfall shown in the previous image.  This one gives a better indication of just how much water is getting displaced.Reynisdrangar as seen from the beach in VíkJamie on the beach in Vík.plants on the dunesplants on the dunesReynisdrangar as seen from behind the dunes in Víkan old building in Kirkjubaejarklaustura very narrow view of Systrafossa leafthe very bottom of Systrafoss.  All the water funnels under a massive boulder, the bottom 1/3 of which can be seen here.an iceberg in Jökulsárlón, the only glacial lagoon in Iceland that still connects to the oceana close-up of an iceberg in Jökulsárlónan iceberg in Jökulsárlóna bird on an iceberg in Jökulsárlóntwo tourists and a guide head across Jökulsárlón towards the glacier Breiðamerkurjökullan iceberg in Jökulsárlónan iceberg in JökulsárlónJamie on the beach near Jökulsárlón.  The icebergs flow out of the lagoon and typically get washed back up on the beach by the rough surf.Jamie shooting the icebergs on the beach!beach bergs!plant life on the cliff near the glacier Svínafellsjökullthe lagoon at the edge of Svínafellsjökullthe bottom of Svínafellsjökullthe sun is just starting to break through the clouds over Svínafellsjökullfor about 4 minutes, it was *this* bright in Iceland in late Septemberclouds, mountain, glacier, lagoonthis could be my favorite shot from the whole trip.contemplating a photo in Skaftafell National Parka babbling brookan old hydro-electric power plant that provided elecrticity for a nearby farmflora in Skaftafella rainbow over the glacier Skeiðarárjökull on the morning of our anniversary.a guy fishing in some cold, wet weatherwaterfalls struggling with the 'fall' partnearly ever house along the cliff base seems to have its own backyard waterfallSystrafoss in  Kirkjubaejarklaustura guy fishing at the bottom of Stjórnarfossnot your average rock on a beachleaving Dyrhólaeya farm along the road to DyrhólaeyDinner at Café Árhús was so good that we stopped for lunch on our way back through Hella.  We'd heard that this place had the best gourmet pizzas in Iceland, and I can't argue against it.sunset over the Reykjanes Penninsulaa cemetery wallAtari 'Night Driver' anyone?a bird on a rock at seaJamie on a cliff near Reykjanesviti Jamie on a cliff near Reykjanesvitia crumbled building and the new lighthouse at ReykjanesvitiA shot of the Reykjanes peninsula, using my sunglasses as a gelMiðlína Bridge spanning the Álfagjá rift valley, which marks the boundary of the Eurasian and North American continental tectonic plates.  A once-vertical sign in the foreground now leans markedly to the west.Jamie between two worldsthe sign that indicates you're leaving a townthe sign that indicates you're entering a townGarðskagaviti - the old lighthouse in GarðurThe new Garðskagaviti lighthouse and a boat that has been restored and is open to the public.an old sextant on display in the farm/nautical museum in Garðurskyr - a yogurt-like dairy productCan you tell where our hotel ends and the geothermal power plant begins?  Despite the proximity, Northern Light Inn was arguably the nicest place we stayed in.some geothermal pools along the road into Blue Lagoon.  The black dot in the center of the photo is a helicopter that was flying two guys into the Blue Lagoon parking lot. Fancy!the southern tip of Greenland as viewed from 30,000 feeta glacier and glacial lagoon off the southern tip of Greenlandislands and clouds (and a couple of tiny icebergs) off the tip of southern Greenland