Category Archives: East Fjords

Iceland – East Fjords – Bakkagerthi

Bakkagerthi is known for its puffin colony situated six kilometres out of town at Hafnarholmi. I've just arrived in town after spending six days doing what would ordinarily be a three day walk from Seydisfjordur.  Although the road leading from the Seydisfjordur route is about halfway to the puffin colony my preference is to to…
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Iceland – Seydisfjordur – Brimnes Peninsula

  The next leg is to the service town of Egilsstathir from which I intend venture to the remote coastal town of Bakkafjordur. The reason I’d wanted to see the attendant at the Information centre the day before was to book the bus service to Bakkafjordur. My failure to do so will have repercussions for…
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