Ice storm and ice break in Slovenia

Slovenia has been hit by a big environmental catastrophe in the form of ice rain (sleet). Houses, cars, power lines, roads, trees and everything else is encased in a thick layer of ice and it will be a long time before power is restored to Slovenian households (projections say even more than 2 weeks in … Continue reading Ice storm and ice break in Slovenia

Trekking around Landmannalaugar

Last week I was very lucky and got an opportunity to do one of the most popular treks in Iceland, the Laugavegur trek. The first stop on this trek is┬áLandmannalaugar, a desert valley with hot pools in central south Iceland. It takes about two hours of driving through the desert to get to this area … Continue reading Trekking around Landmannalaugar