The Geysir September 30, 2016 Roy Antoun 0 Travel, “This Geysir is inactive.” About eight seconds later, I hear this tremendously loud burst of hot water erupt from the earth. The Geysir was active, alright. Tags: Geysir, hot springs, iceland Related posts Icelandic Hot Springs Icelandic hot springs have an awesome smell. Imagine rotten eggs and hot sewage mixed together. About The Author Roy Antoun I build roads and bridges. Sometimes I take photos of them.