Sian Prior

Writer, Broadcaster, Singer, MC & Teacher

Winter Journey 2016 – Chapter Five (Iceland continued) [July 30]

Iceland is simply astonishing. Did i mention that already? Volcanic landscapes alternating with green green grassy fields. Startling waterfalls and hot rivers. Lumps of ice the size of a house floating serenely down rivers. You’ve gotta go there. But start saving now. It’s expensive.

Black beaches, blues skies. So dramatic.

Black beaches, blues skies. So dramatic.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Andy Goldsworthy eat your heart out.

Andy Goldsworthy eat your heart out.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Floral bouquets amongst the volcanic rocks.

Floral bouquets amongst the volcanic rocks.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

I think this was the most astonishing place o fall. broken glacial chunks floating down river into the salty sea.

I think this was the most astonishing place of all. Broken glacial chunks floating down river into the salty sea.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Look!

Look!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

I'd like a sambucca with those. On the rocks.

I’d like a sambucca with those. On the rocks.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sweet n sour landscapes.

Sweet n sour landscapes.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

What a hike. But what a view.

What a hike. But what a view.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This river is thermally heated. We had a spa in it. Srsly.

This river is thermally heated. We had a spa in it. Srsly.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sun doesn't really go down in Iceland in summer. This is coming home from midnight whale-watching. When can i go back?

Sun doesn’t really go down in Iceland in summer. This is coming home from midnight whale-watching. When can i go back?