Driving tips for Iceland

I feel we could not finish our posts on Iceland without providing at least some tips about what you can expect driving there. Different times of the year will of course present different challenges especially if you wish to go off the beaten track. As for us, we were there at the tail end of…

Photo 101 : A pop of colour

For today’s photo, I have chosen the red poppies at the base of the remembrance tree of the 39th battalion. In the background, is the sculpture of the Driver by C S Jagger. I wanted to capture both the poppies and the sculpture and so had to get this photo from a very low point…

Photo 101 : Mystery

Jumping straight on to the next topic for photo101. This time is on Mystery (and also lighting during the golden hour). Firstly, mysterious rock art from Uluru in Australia. Some of it is known to us today as their dreamtime stories (as told by an elder from the Anangu tribe) but a lot of it…

Blogging 101 : Why Iceland

I have been asked often “Why Iceland?” and so for this assignment to write for an audience, I have put together my first ever list as to why we went to Iceland and fell in love with it. Because its capital Reykjavik looks like colourful candy in a lolly shop. And it’s most popular restaurant…