Size doesn’t matter at the Phallus Museum

Húsavík (Iceland) is known to be one of the best places to book whale watching boat trips and is often described as the “whale watching capital of Europe”. Until 2011, it was home to two unique museums: the Whale Museum and the Phallological Museum. Yeah, the latter is pretty unconventional (but moved back in Reykjavik in 2011)!…

Mystical Glacial Lagoon – Jökulsarlon

Jökulsárlón is a glacial lagoon, located in South-East Iceland, formed by the melting of Breiðamerkurjökull, which is one of the glacier tongues of Vatnajökull, Iceland’s largest glacier. Jökulsárlón offers the perfect polar landscape of icebergs with black and blue reflections. It was one of my favorite spots in Iceland! If you travel on Route 1, between Skaftafell and Höfn, you…

My favorite stops along the Ring Road

Route 1 (the Ring Road) is a national road in Iceland that runs around the country. Its total length is 1,332 kilometres. If you follow this route, you’ll see beautiful landscapes and pass by many splendid waterfalls Here is a map of my favorite sights: Leaving Reykjavik, on your way to Vik 1. Seljalandsfoss‘ particularity is the ability to go behind…

Lost in Iceland

My trip in Iceland was the first (of many others to come) trip I did alone. AND I LOVED IT! I really enjoyed everything; the pureness of its landscapes, the power of its rivers and falls, its geology, the feeling of being completely alone on Earth, etc. A retired geologist was seated next to me in the…