Akureyri, Iceland 
Arriving in Akureyri, Iceland
Arriving in Akureyri, Iceland

Looking right down their small airport's runway
Looking right down their small airport's runway

Buses lined up waiting for us...
Buses lined up waiting for us...

Us and the our ship across the fjord behind us
Us and the our ship across the fjord behind us

All those little white dots are sheep.  That's Lake Mivatyn in the background
All those little white dots are sheep. That's Lake Mivatyn in the background

An map and explanation of the geothermal area we visited.  We passed several large Geo-thermal electrical generating plants, and they pipe steam for heating long distances to the towns.
An map and explanation of the geothermal area we visited. We passed several large Geo-thermal electrical generating plants, and they pipe steam for heating long distances to the towns.

One of many hot steam & sulpher fumaroles we saw.  Nice NOT to be
One of many hot steam & sulpher fumaroles we saw. Nice NOT to be "over protected". You could get as close as you wanted, stick your hand in the steam, whatever.

Boiling hot mud pool.  They just warned us about the danger, once.  Refreshing attitude, compared to the fences and warning signes you would no doubt see in the US.
Boiling hot mud pool. They just warned us about the danger, once. Refreshing attitude, compared to the fences and warning signes you would no doubt see in the US.

Explanation of the
Explanation of the "pseudo-craters" in the next picture

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