Hiking to Cocora’s Acaime Natural Reserve

The feeder is currently empty, but I know with a little patience, I am sure I will be rewarded.  I quietly unpack my camera gear and set up my tripod.  Out of the corner of my eye, I see a blue streak fly by. Gotta!  There goes the reason I hike the Valley of Cocora and the Acaime Natural Reserve. Continue Reading . . .

Photo Thursday – Skaftafell Ice Cave

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Every Thursday, I will be posting a photo from my travels.  Today’s Photo Thursday comes from the Vatnajökull National Park, Iceland.  This photo was taken earlier today on my tour of the Skaftafell Ice Cave under the Vatnajökull glacier.  Visiting the ice caves is a unique activity to a winter activity.  The caves are only visited under supervision of a guide.  I don’t like to plan so I had to rely on luck to sneak on one of the tours.  I showed up at the tour meeting time and hoped the guide had room for one more guest. Luckily, he did so I got to tag along for a visit to the Skaftafell Ice Cave. Continue Reading . . .