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There are a lot of possible day trips from Reykjavik to explore the surrounding area. If you only have the chance to do one I would suggest the Golden Circle, the tour will pick you up from your hotel and return you to it at the end of the day. During the day you will see geysir - the water spout that others are named after. Whilst geysir doesn't erupt ...
The nearest one from Barcelona is Sant Lloren ( 30 minutes by car ). There is a monastery on the top of the mountain. Alternatively you can go to Parc Natural del Montseny. ( 1 hour by car ).
This will be too late for the original poster but here is a map. Apparently, in many places the flowers are already gone by the end of July. I would say that the best period is the beginning of July. It's also the time when lavender honey is collected. I never attended one of the late August festivals but my understanding is that they take place around the ...
If you want to know, just do it. I don't mean exploring the world, but just leave your home during 24h without money. Learn from that experience: what was missing? how far did you go? did you succeed? How did you manage to eat, sleep and move? Then try it during 48h, one week, one month... By the way, travel and (lack of) money are not directly linked. ...
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