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What we´ve been saying for years about the Blue lagoon in Iceland is now front page material

Nat Geo designated this pool of industrial water a World Wonder a few years back. They were wrong. PIC Dan Ngueyn

Nat Geo designated this pool of industrial water a World Wonder a few years back. They were wrong. PIC Dan Ngueyn

Talk about ignoring the locals! What team Total Iceland has been saying about the famed Blue lagoon for years is now front page material for all the large news sites in Iceland due to a couple of unknown foreign bloggers giving the place a big thumbs down.

 

Radioactive pollution found in Reykjanes Geopark in Iceland

The famous Blue lagoon and in the background the energy company supplying the lagoon with its warm water. PIC laurent gauthier

The famous Blue lagoon and in the background the energy company supplying the lagoon with its warm water. Radioactive pollution has been found in boreholes close by. PIC laurent gauthier

If ever the large claims of politicians and corporate titans about the pureness and cleanliness of Iceland were correct, it is now time to bury those claims once and for all.

 

Street art par excellence in Iceland

For lovers of La Linea this is a marvel. PIC Jerome Vadon

For lovers of La Linea this is a marvel. PIC Jerome Vadon

We regularly get questions about the Icelandic sense of humor? Why we don´t know. Perhaps there is some major dialogue among foreigners about the unique sense of humor of the folks calling this home.

 

Why all the hush hush about the Blue lagoon in Iceland?

Ahhh what loveliness. But public information about its water and possible contamination are off limits. PIC Coleccionista de Instantes

Ahhh what loveliness. But public information about its water and possible contamination are off limits. PIC Coleccionista de Instantes

Ask any staff at the Blue lagoon about the Blue lagoon and you´ll get a speech about the absolutely the most wonderfully wonderful bathwater in the whole wide world.

 

A unique row of fantastic craters under the hammer in Iceland

One of many perfectly aligned craters called Eldvorp. Soon those will be history. PIC visitreykjanes

One of many perfectly aligned craters called Eldvorp. Soon those will be history. PIC visitreykjanes

Here´s something the “official” tourist sites won´t tell you. One amazing and unique volcanic crater area on Reykjanes peninsula, not far from Keflavik international airport, is being run over.

 

A poltergeist in Iceland bubbling over with rage

The usually quiet Gunnuhver mud spring is suddenly alive with activity. PIC Kris Williams

The usually quiet Gunnuhver mud spring is suddenly alive with activity. PIC Kris Williams

Really like to know how amazingly wonderful Iceland is? How about if you knew that steps away from the Blue lagoon and Keflavik International airport there is a poltergeist bubbling over with rage.

 

The crappiest midpoint in Iceland

About the crappiest midpoint you can find in Iceland is the official one. PIC Badly Drawn Dad

About the crappiest midpoint you can find in Iceland is the official one. PIC Badly Drawn Dad

A few years ago some bright individuals in what is known as Reykjanes peninsula in Iceland, the area where Keflavik International Airport and the Blue lagoon are located, came up with the idea of building a sturdy little bridge over a small sandy crevasse and advertise as special attraction for tourists.