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Icy wonderland at the Vatnajökull glacier

The Vatnajökull is the biggest glacier in Iceland, the third largest plateau glacier on earth and is only beaten by Greenland and antarctica. Quite a lot of superlatives. We’re only past the mountains at Vik at the southernmost tip of Iceland and still have to drive for more than two hours by car when we […]

Polar bear encounter Svalbard

When the Dertour Community “Urlaubsliebe” called for a writing contest I could not hold back. The first price was a trip to Northern Sweden and a dog sledding tour and all I had to do was write a report about a travel destination in northern Europe. When it comes to northern Europe I am spoilt […]