Exploring the South Shore of Iceland

With one more free day left for us in Iceland, we weren’t sure what to do.  Most of the options were too advanced for the kids like diving, exploring volcanos and climbing glaciers.  And I poo pooed Josh’s idea of a helicopter ride over the island – if I can barely handle a plane ride, you can most definitely count me out for a helicopter as well!!
 
In the end we went with the option of another bus tour.  The first one we took thru the Golden Circle showed us some really amazing sights in Iceland.  While we don’t usually go with big group tours like this, preferring to do our own thing, it really made sense on this trip and was well worth it for the education alone on the history of Iceland.  It continues to blow my mind how far this country has come in a mere 70 years or so.  For an island Continue reading