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Five reasons to escape the ring road and explore the eastern fjords of Iceland

Five reasons to escape the ring road and explore the eastern fjords of Iceland

If you have ever considered a self-drive tour around Iceland you are probably aware that Iceland has a main road which is usually referred to as the ring road, as it circles the country. But, as the shortest way around the country, it is good to keep in mind that there are a lot of great sites that are not by the ring road that are well worth exploring.

Here are five reasons why you should consider leaving the ring road in your back view mirror and explore the eastern fjords of Iceland. read more…

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Myths and legends

Myths and legends

Iceland is a country of myths and legends and we love to tell stories. The only difference between the stories in East Iceland and the rest of the country is that ours are all true.

Only in the East

Only in the East

There are a few things you only find in East Iceland and not the rest of the country. The flower bluebell is only native to East Iceland and so are the reindeer that we are so very proud of.

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