Archive for the ‘Travel’ Category

Indian summer dirt

[caption id="attachment_3607" align="alignnone" width="1200"] Taliban Tom[/caption] For once the English Autumn is actually being bearable! The good weather seems to be continuing for now. A couple of weekends I headed down to South London to ride some di...


Rainbows, waterfalls, steam and lobsters in Iceland

The weather on my final day in Iceland was a mixture of light rain, heavy rain, sideways rain, sleet, snow and everything in-between. A typical day in Iceland of course, which made short work of my basic 'waterproof' clothing... Lesson learned, next time...


Landmannalaugar in a super jeep – Iceland

I had read a lot of good reports about taking a super jeep to explore some of the more extreme sections of Iceland. This trip was back in April so there was still a lot of snow and ice about. A super jeep is an imported jeep that has been raised and had...


Southern Iceland

[caption id="attachment_3402" align="alignnone" width="1200"] Looking back after finding out the road was closed[/caption] As ever the weather in Iceland looked uncertain for my first full day in the country not in the office. My friend Albert suggested w...


Reykjavík and the Aurora (Northern Lights) – Iceland

[caption id="attachment_3784" align="alignnone" width="1200"] The Sun Voyager - Reykjavík[/caption] This is probably the most photographed scene in Iceland, but I couldn’t help myself. The recent addition of several high rise flat blocks unfortunatel...