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January 12, 2016

An Almost Lunar Landscape Unfolds…

Filed under: ICELAND,PHOTOGRAPHY,Seen from: Planes Trains and Automobiles — kiwidutch @ 1:00 am
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We were in Iceland on a short visit back in February 2014, and on our first full day decide to head out for a look around the countryside. We have had a short view during the journey from the airport into Reykjavik and been astounded by the beauty of the barren almost lunar landscape. There are no trees, it’s stark, severe, hostile and yet the strange stillness and the overwhelming power of Mother Nature is very present… Let’s take a look at Iceland…

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2 Comments »

  1. The landscape is amazing, isn’t it? I remember being struck by how bleak it was, yet fascinating.

    Comment by Elaine - I used to be indecisive — January 13, 2016 @ 10:58 am | Reply

  2. So interesting that there are no trees anywhere!

    Comment by Carrie — January 19, 2016 @ 4:05 am | Reply


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