More On Our Icelandic Adventure!

 
                    This Section Got Lopped Off The Last Post!
 
More On The Golden Circle
Our tour guide, Joi sped through the mountains past so many geologic marvels.  The sight of seeing a waterfall with steps where the salmon jump up prior to getting caught was amazing. !  The tallest waterfall is called The Golden Waterfall because someone years ago grew gold in it!   The Fontana Spa where the bread is made from the ground daily is a wonder.  The hot water process involves bubbly water in the ground and the bread process occurs at 10:30am and 2;30m daily.  It takes 24 hours to make the bread which is served at the Spa and a nearby restaurant.
We were also driven to a fissure in the landscape that shows the land divide between Europe and Iceland. Apparently, according to Joi the plates move 2 CM every year!
IMG_3816IMG_3552
IMG_3573
IMG_3715IMG_3733
 
Our  tour of The Golden Circle continued with a tour of an old Parliament where they shot the “Game of Thrones”.  Gorgeous.   Geysers and waterfalls here are world renown.
Personally, I felt like I was walking on marshmallows. The ground in the Golden Circle is so soft!

Post navigation

0 Comments

Engage with us. How did you like our last guest on the Show?

Advertisement

Share this

Subscribe via Email

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 351 other subscribers

Advertisement

Archives

Get Gusto in your Inbox!

Please enter your email address to receive new episodes and helpful updates from the Growing Older with Gusto team.

Join 351 other subscribers