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Aug 11, 2013 - Day 5---The Blue Lagoon, & Greenland

Our final day in Iceland. After breakfast and Check-Out from the hotel, we boarded our bus for the 45-minute trip to "The Blue Lagoon", a large outdoor "spa" fed by geothermal water. The Blue Lagoon was accidentally formed in 1976 during operation at the adjacent geothermal power plant. In the years that followed, people began to bathe in the unique water and apply the silica mud to their skin. After about 2-1/2 hours there, including lunch, we boarded the bus again for the trip to Keflavik Airport, where we departed for home. Leaving...

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Jul 21, 2005 - Iceland stopover - Blue Lagoon visit

Wow, I can't believe I'm using my laptop right now... The landscape is féérique: I am at the Blue Lagoon, the famous geothermal spa station 20 minutes from the Keflavik International Airport, at the Southwestern point of Iceland. I am surrounded by strange black rocks which give a Lunar feel to the landscape... It is 23h00, but it is still day as if it was 19h00 in Montreal during summer... This doesn't help much the jet lag; it's 15h00 my time right now and all this day light doesn't make me feel asleep. I just rented a car today, and so...

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