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Southern Iceland

Page Type: Album

Object Title: Southern Iceland

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Page By: Jeremy Hakes

Created/Edited: Jul 13, 2007 / Jun 27, 2008

Object ID: 311528

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Southwest, south, and south east coastal areas of Iceland

This album is dedicated to showing our experiences from our trip to Iceland in June of 2007.

Things we noticed...

Despite lots of hype we read about, Icelandic coffee is terrible. The seafood is great. The people are great, too. A lot of the other "staples" aren't so good. We found the cheapest places to buy food was at these tiny little grocery stores, strangely located in little malls and such. Icelanders also enjoy strange flavors (like paprika + everything else), which isn't too tasty. We were only able to use credit cards and Kronur cash, despite reading that most places would accept Euros and US Dollars.

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JohnMcPikeCool Album

JohnMcPike

Voted 10/10

Hope to get to Iceland someday
Posted Jul 13, 2007 11:32 pm

Jeremy HakesRe: Cool Album

Jeremy Hakes

Hasn't voted

Thank you. I'll add some more good pics soon. I highly recommend going, but it can be pricey! Probably worth it, though, especially once you get out of Reyjkavik.
Posted Jul 16, 2007 11:28 am

lcarreauWonderful album ...

lcarreau

Voted 10/10

Iceland seems to hold so many surprises. I suppose it
is so much different from Arizona and Colorado!
Posted Jun 10, 2008 3:10 pm

Jeremy HakesRe: Wonderful album ...

Jeremy Hakes

Hasn't voted

Actually, it was so varied even on the island itself it blew our minds. It doesn't really compare to anywhere I've been in the US. Really unique and it feels really raw, if you will. The whole country/nation only has 330,000 people. That's the size of a small US city!!
Posted Jun 10, 2008 3:33 pm

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