Day 6 (West Fjords) – Our Ring Road trip around Iceland in a camper van

Day 6: Drangsnes – Litlibær – The Arctic Fox Centre – Ísafjörður – Simbahöllin – Dynjandi Drangsnes After having a great night sleep on our first night at the West Fjords (bourbon the night before has definitely helped…), we headed to heated pots near Drangsnes – another brilliant Instagram find. These are three small hot pots located on the side of…… Continue reading Day 6 (West Fjords) – Our Ring Road trip around Iceland in a camper van

Day 5 – Our Ring Road trip around Iceland in a camper van

Day 5: Mývatn Nature Bath – Grjótagjá caves – Dimmuborgir – Goðafoss – Akureyri – Christmas Garden – Hvítserkur – Borðeyri Day 5 was my actual birthday! We woke up in a campsite next to lake Mývatn and after having our usual breakfast of granola, yogurt and black coffee, we headed to Mývatn Nature Bath -…… Continue reading Day 5 – Our Ring Road trip around Iceland in a camper van

A day trip to 1066 Battle of Hastings, Abbey and Battlefield, East Sussex

The only reason I’ve decided to visit Battle was because I’ve driven through it and the abbey looked really nice from the distance. I know this sounds a bit silly, but in all honesty I haven’t heard much about this place before…And I’m so glad I haven’t had any expectations when I’ve arrived there, because…… Continue reading A day trip to 1066 Battle of Hastings, Abbey and Battlefield, East Sussex

A day trip to Hastings in East Sussex 

I had a work project near Battle and Hastings, and was quite flexible on the day I have arrived so I could work from anywhere, hence I decided to drive to Hastings, to spend a few hours there, as I have heard good things about it. Hastings is known for 1066 Battle of Hastings (I…… Continue reading A day trip to Hastings in East Sussex 

Day 4 – Our Ring Road trip around Iceland in a camper van

Day 4: Djúpivogur – Sveinstekksfoss – Breiðdalsvík – Seyðisfjörður – Tvísöngur – Gufufoss – Ásbyrgi – Dettifoss – Hverir – VÍTI This day we started in Stafafell Campsite. Even though a few more people arrived overnight it was still pretty quiet. And actually, you could definitely feel that we were away from the main tourist tracks by this point. Calum woke up incredibly early,…… Continue reading Day 4 – Our Ring Road trip around Iceland in a camper van

Day 3 – Our Ring Road trip around Iceland in a camper van

Day 3: Seljavallalaug – Dyrhólaey peninsula – Vík – Fjaðrárgljúfur – Svartifoss – Jökulsárlón – Höfn Our third day started just outside Skógafoss, it was raining and the whole day was meant to be pretty miserable. But nothing that a lot of coffee and heated seats in a van can’t fix. Seljavallalaug The first stop for the day was ‘a…… Continue reading Day 3 – Our Ring Road trip around Iceland in a camper van