"Fire and Ice"

Haukadalur,

Southwest Iceland

September 11, 2015

 

“Fire and Ice”

“Fire” refers to hot geothermal streams and the Geysir (Geyser) that erupts frequently sending boiling water up to about 70 meters into the cool air. (230ft)

“Ice” refers to glacial remains and an ice-clogged river at Hjallanes. 

Iceland is a country of extremes –  boiling rivers to frozen rivers ….

And yet, between the extremes lies a country of moderate temperatures, fertile land, grand mountains and green valleys. 

A true Green Land.

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