We flew to Egilsstaðir on Friday with grand plans of spending the weekend hiking and exploring the towns of East Iceland. As you can see in the below photos I took with my phone, weather conditions weren’t exactly ideal for either of those activities. It was still pretty great though.
The boat tub in Mjóeyri
Enjoying the beach at Mjóeyri
Lagarfljót, home to the mythical lake monster.
On the road, somewhere…
Litlanesfoss, still frozen.
Fagridalur, the whiteout edition.
A brief moment of nice weather in Egilsstaðir
Eskifjörður, the “shoppa”
An Eskifjörður local
Fagridalur, abandoned car #1
Fagridalur, abandoned car #2
Fagridalur, abandoned car #3
Word to the wise: don’t try to wake up in Eskifjörður and make it back to the States in the same day, even in late April. It may be summer in Iceland, but…