We came to Iceland to see the Northern Lights. Viewing the Aurora Borealis from the 66th North Parallel was on my father’s Bucket List, but due to a series of misadventures my folks couldn’t make it here.
Iceland’s Blue Lagoon is a thermal oasis in the midst of a frozen lava field. It looks like the moon out here – not a living thing growing. No trees, no animals, and not even people can survive in the barren wasteland between Blue Lagoon and Reykjavik.