Thursday, August 6, 2015

Iceland #6 Davening in Iceland

So we land in Iceland at 6:30 am, pick up our rental car, and stop at the first picnic area we see, which happens to be in the middle of a lava field, so that Bob and Larry can daven shacharit.

While they were davening, some guy comes off a hiking trail, takes a long look at them, and we start getting a little nervous.  Then the guy says, "And my mother told me I wouldn't see another Jew in Iceland!"

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Iceland #5 Why Iceland?

When we told anyone we were going to Iceland it went one of three ways:

 1. Why Iceland?

 2. -On a cruise?
     -So how are you getting there?
     -We’re flying
     -And then you’re taking a cruise?

3. Iceland! Everyone I know is going to Iceland!

FYI - To answer #1, here are just a few reasons