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Sep 23, 2004 - 20 August - Whale-watching

Most of the group chose the option of whale-watching. We drove down through Akureyri towards the open sea. It promised to be very cold so for the first time on the holiday we put on all our cold weather gear. Ata small quay we boarded fishing boat and set off into the mouth of Eyjafjordur. Our commentator had excellent English and turned out to be a guitar teacher in local schools. As we cruised along we kept a sharp lookout for whales and there was great excitement when we spotted a minke. As soon as we did the captain changed course and...

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