"It is like hitting oil for us," explains the campground host. "When the water pipe to the factory burst, we got for permission to drill for fresh water. When we drilled, we found hot water instead. Everybody in the city has hot water in their homes."
They were so thrilled with their find that they built a set of hot tubs along the sea wall. One hot, one tepid, and one in between. Locals and visitors migrate between them, warming up and cooling down as they like. We join in as well.
The uninhabited island of Grimsey lies offshore and catches the red rays of the descending sun.
Drangsnes is quite a nice surprise. Maybe getting tourist-trapped up here wasn't so bad.