I have always wanted to see the Northern lights, so when a friend proposed a long weekend away in Iceland, I signed up straight away. We did some research, and ended up booking a 4 night trip that covered both Reykjavik and Akureyri in the North.
We arrived late into Reykjavik, and after a few hours sleep, headed off the next day for our internal flight up to Akureyri. On arrival, it was just beginning to get light – at 10am! There was plenty of snow on the ground, and by the time we had checked into the hotel it was light enough to have a walk around the town.
The winter light was stunning and I really enjoyed getting the camera out for a few photos.
We started by going for a swim at the local baths – all naturally heated spring water! The main pool was a leisurely…
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