• Black volcanic sands of the southern shore

  • Thingvellir National Park

  • Icelandic horses

  • Icelandic fish lunch

  • Brett & Kate at Skogafoss falls

  • Gullfoss Falls in Golden Triangle route

  • The Great Geyser on the golden triangle route

  • Vic on the south coast of Iceland

Iceland – Heaps of “wow”!

We visited Iceland on a recce in 2013. The brief to ourselves was to develop an itinerary providing a “best of” and some lesser-known parts of the country for our

  • Cliffs play host to thousands of breeding pairs of guillemots

  • An icy home for these gulls

  • Cautious yet inquisitive walruses

  • Every ledge is precious to these Guillimots

  • Thousands of Glaucous gulls

  • Magic

  • The magestic polar bear

Arctic Wildlife wildlife and more wildlife – Arctic Part 2

Our trip was all about the Arctic wildlife. The best opportunity to photograph a bear surely had to be the site where the remains of a sperm whale had been

  • Feel the serenity

  • Zodiac excursion

  • Arctic Rainbow

  • Blue glacial ice

  • Spend time watching the amazing birds

  • Waiting for the ice to carve

  • Ship ahoy

  • Kayaking in the Arctic

  • Arctic bergy bits

Arctic Part 1 – Exploring Svalbard

It’s coldish up here in the Arctic, ranging from daily maximum of 1 degree celsius to an incredibly warm 10 degrees. On the warm days, we shed layers like reptile

  • Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon

  • Reynisfjara Black Sand Beach

  • Magnificient waterfallsa

  • Blue Lagoon in Reykjavik

  • Hardy Icelandic horses

  • Old whale watching ship in Iceland

  • Whale watching

  • Quaint farm houses in Iceland

  • Huskavik port

  • Cutest puffins in Iceland

  • Stunning scenery everywhere

  • Erupting hot springs

Iceland – Lots of green and lots of ice

Iceland conjures up images of a remote island in the arctic, with freezing temperatures and a small population. After all, who could live on an island in the middle of