Mjóifjörður, Iceland. Population: 20. I had barely settled down in my cottage after a long day when I espied the little girl leading her horse. Sensing the unfolding situation, I reached for my camera and dashed out barefoot in the cold, damp conditions.
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Car stuck in snow. On the wintery morning of November 09, 2013, Börkur Hrólfsson and I were attempting an excursion to the beautiful fjord of Mjóifjörður in the East Fjords region of Iceland when we came across a stranded local. He had set out on a ptarmigan hunt (permitted a few times a year) in […]
Mjóifjörður in east Iceland is among the most spectacular fjords, one that lies off the beaten circuit. It is a place that is very dear to me. A grand total of 35 hardy souls call this remote outpost home. On this evening we got a demonstration of Iceland‘s notoriously fickle weather. No sooner had we […]