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Jason Berg
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Icelandic ponies...... ummmmmm, I mean horses :-P

#Iceland #Horse #Farm #Photography #Photo 
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Plus ça change, plus c'est la même chose.
The fall of Rome? Italy's fears that corporate-sponsored restoration projects will lead to the Disneyfication of its cultural heritage    The above was a title for a recent article in the Independent. Though I agree with the overall sentiment in the piece i...
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Statues in Reykjavík
#Iceland #Reykjavik #Hallgrímskirkja 
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Dear Athens,

You're magnificent! Great food, great drink, great views, & bloody GREAT coffee.

Small request though. Do you think, if it's not too much to ask of course, that you could be about 10 degrees cooler? Thanks.

Yours sincerely,
Every single non-Mediterranean person who has, and will, ever live
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Poet hiding in the flowers.

#Iceland   #Reykjvik   #Poet  
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Easy Rider

#Photo   #Reykjavik   #Iceland   #Motorcycle   #HDR  
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The Vikings are coming!

#Reykjavik   #Iceland   #Vikings   #Photo   #HDR  
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Romanes eunt domus! Us barbarians will take over now!
If you're Bryan Ward-Perkins (or educated at Oxford :p) you think that the Roman Empire ended on this day in 476. However, if you're almost anyone else (i.e. not educated in Oxford :p) you think the last Roman Emperor ( Romulus Augustulus ) in the West was ...
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It's so hot in Athens today that I am fondly reminiscing about this moment a few months ago :-)

#Iceland #WestFjords #Snow
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Heading back to England tomorrow for a 1 day stopover on our way to Greece. Thought I'd post an old photo I took of one of the most iconic English monuments.

#England #Stonehenge #SpinalTap
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Harpa at sunset!

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Too many years in school....
Introduction
I am an aspiring medieval historian and amateur photographer. I am originally from Canada but, after a 4 year layover in England, I am now living in Iceland.
Education
  • University of Leeds
    PhD in Medieval History, 2010 - present
  • University of Cambridge
    MPhil in Medieval History, 2009 - 2010
  • University of Alberta
    BA in Ancient and Medieval History, 2007 - 2009
  • Grande Prairie Regional College
    BA University Transfer, 2005 - 2009
  • Fairview College
    Turfgrass Equipment Technician, 1998 - 1999
  • Fairview College
    Turgrass Management Certificate, 1996 - 1998
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