Rafn

Time  2 hours 49 minutes

Coordinates 3172

Uploaded May 28, 2017

Recorded May 2017

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25.27 mi

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near Reykjavík, Höfuðborgarsvæði (Lýðveldið Ísland)

Gljúfrasteinn was the home of our Nobel Price winner in Literature 1955, Halldór Laxnes. The house was converted into a museum, where the author´s mome is preserved just as it was when he lived and worked there. We biked on trail by highway 1 on the way there and by the ocean on the way back.
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Laugardalur

starting point by our soccer station
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Á cross the road

Here you cross the road to the trail behind the gas station
Bridge

Two bridges

Tei bridges
Bridge

Under the traffic

Here you go under the bridge on a bridge that hangs from the road bridge.
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Elf home

Those stones are said to be home of elves and were in the middle of the road when they were making it, but they got permission from the elves to move it to were it is now.
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Làgafellskirkja

Làgafellskirkja
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Hlègarður

Hlègarður
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Í mosfellsdal

Í mosfellsdal geting close to the authors home.
River

Kaldakvísl river

River by the home of Laxnes.
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Glúfrasteinn

Glúfrasteinn
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Turning to the trail by the ocean

Here you turn on the way back, you go under highway 1 and then the trail goes by the ocean.
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Horse trail in Mosfellsdal

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River Korpa

River Korpa, that divides Reykjavík and Mosfellsbær.
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Garden of statues

Garden of statues
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End of trip

Here I ended the trip by the handball palace close to were it started.

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