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3939He said it was music from a cold land Iceland and than he said


5 Things You Must Do During Your Iceland Stopover

Due to the effects of global warming, Iceland's glaciers are at greater risk than ever

Svínafellsjökull Glacial Flow

Once you reach the rim of Lake Öskjuvatn, you'll witness one of the most stunning views in all Iceland. If the weather is good, you'll see the Dyngjufjoll ...

The Icelandic nature is stunning, the weather is cold (but not as cold as you think it is) and the culture is rich.

Healers and those spiritual minded have come together near the Snaefellsjokull glacier for decades. PIC

Iceland: The Land of the Midnight Sun

During summer you can't visit the caves since they're full of flowing water but when the temperature drops and the water turns back to ice, then Iceland is ...

And he said it was music from a cold land VON: HOPE

The rock is located in South-Iceland west of Skógafoss waterfall by ring-road 1. It is located on the farmer's land, so better to ask for permission if you ...

After dinner we went to the secret lagoon at Flúðir for the floating part of the tour, the part I had been looking so much forward to. And I must say that ...

7. Seljavallalaug Pool

You Can't See Nature Up Close

You Can't Avoid Anyone

6 Day Guided Winter Tour | Highlights of South, East & North Iceland

Icelanders in the Colonial Era

Game of Thrones filming location in Iceland

Why you should visit Iceland in winter

Further up the river is the confluence, where the hot river meets the cold river. The further up the valley you choose a spot, the hotter the river is.

It's ICE-land: Just a Land of Ice All Year Round

Then there is one more turf church at Árbæjarsafn Museum in Reykjavík, which is rebuilt from baðstofa wood from Skagafjörður, in the liking of a turf church ...

Iceland can be as serene as it looks if you know the dangers

Read Even More About Iceland!

You will find another waterfall called Gljúfrabúi, very close to Seljalandsfoss. The name means "Dweller in the Gorge". Gljúfrabúi is sometimes called ...

Ring Road Iceland

Godafoss waterfall in the north of Iceland.

A double rainbow at Skogafoss waterfall in Iceland. The country has been named as the

Lighting is everything to a photographer and this is what i think makes Iceland a ''paradise''. In the summer, when the sky is not dark enough for stars to ...

Certain Native American groups reportedly believed they represented the spirits of the dead; the brighter they shined, the happier the dead were said to be.

The days grow colder, but winter has yet to settle in, so it is likely that the only snow you'll witness will be high up in the mountains.

This sign should be scattered all across Iceland, don't you think?

Obviously, whilst in the land of ice and fire, you will need to visit the glaciers too.

This ...

The dangerous Reynisfjara black beach in Iceland

If there's any one attraction you're planning to visit in Iceland, it's very likely the Blue Lagoon. It's the most popular destination in Iceland — nearly ...

Before you hit the trails in Iceland, learn a few things to go prepared!

I haven't been able to find an account on Bjartmarssteinn in Þjóðsögur Jóns Árnasonar - the Folklore of Jón Árnason, which I refer to when I am telling you ...

Summer 7 Day Self Drive Tour | North Iceland & Myvatn | Arctic Ocean | Golden Circle

Iceland southeast coast roads

The Northern Lights (aurora borealis) over a marsh landscape with wildflowers in Iceland.

What's often left unsaid, however, is that Icelanders were not actual Vikings themselves, at least not in regards to their behaviour. Instead, they were ...

Airplane Wreckage Iceland

Katla is one of Iceland's most explosive volcanoes, located underneath Iceland's fourth largest ice cap, Mýrdalsjökull. Since settlement, it has erupted, ...

Speaking of locals, Iceland is a cold country with warm people. It feels surreal the way everyone is kind, nobody steals, there is no violence or poverty.

How to rent a car in Iceland and other ways of travelling around ...

From historical bans on Basques to modern-day naming restrictions, Iceland's laws leave a lasting impression

Next up was the Gloomy Holiday showcase, where artists were invited to perform their own “gloomy” covers of holiday songs. Although I am a staunch hater of ...

Do you still prefer natural hots springs to man-made pool?

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Now we are well into winter. Mountains or at least their tops will be covered with snow and you will need to start thinking about slippery roads and getting ...

Traffic moves around the buildings in the Icelandic capital Reykjavik. Matt Cardy / Getty Images

Iceland's Ghost Fleet

The scene was like a paradise (coincidently Coldplay's song 'Paradise' was being played on the car stereo). We drove up the hill and then walked towards the ...

Fun facts about Iceland in May

He lay for a long time on the sand or on the grass, and wept tears of deep and fervent happiness, face to face with the inexpressible. "God, God, God!

Babies often take nap outside in the cold.

Black basaltic sand and bright green moss, at the bottom of Eldgjá. Image credits: Borvan53 / Wikipedia.

What they will most likely be referring to is Jökulsárlón, in Iceland's south-east. This feature is a vast lake formed by the meltwater of ...

What is it Like to be Famous in Iceland?

Have you met the angry Ghost at Gunnuhver Mud Pool in Reykjanes in SW- Iceland?


Also, check out the guided winter packages and the winter self-drive tours available to make the most of your stay in my country. Or you can join a Northern ...

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One of my favourite pools is the heart-shaped pool in the warm creek. You can soak in it, but I like sitting on the stone in the middle and take a foot ...


A person photographing geysir Strokkur in Haukadalur, south-west Iceland.

Naddodd and his men later decided to return to the Faroe Islands and they saw snow falling when they returned to their boats. After that Naddodd named the ...

Isle of Skye Road Trip

It's cold, it's expensive and, Henry Dimbleby's friend told him, in Norway even the fish are sad. True, and not true, says our man on the Hardangervidda ...

If you want to join a guided tour from Reykjavík to Kvernufoss, then I know of one guided tour, which includes Kvernufoss. This tour includes a visit to 7 ...

The bear killed this weekend.

"No danger," say the Reykjavik Health authorities.

Selatangar in sunlight is a little different to how we saw it. Photo credit:

Keldur Turf House in South-Iceland - is this the Oldest House in Iceland?

Festival activities include singing, dancing, and drinking on the mountainside. Photo: Tristan Spinski

My photo below is taken in heavy rain in September, but it for sure doesn't spoil the experience. And I could see that the other travellers on the beach ...

Shah Rukh Khan, SRK, SRK Gerua,SRK GErua song BLack Beach Iceland,

John Carlin on why Iceland has the happiest people on earth | World news | The Guardian

France vs Iceland

The unspoilt nature is the biggest attraction in Iceland and Icelanders want to keep it that way. Respect our nature and we'll respect you!

Shoes To Pack For Iceland

A Viking restaurant at Hotel Viking which serves breakfast from 7:30 am - 10:00 am. I only had coffee, but my husband had a full breakfast, which he said ...

John Grant on Iceland's Strandir coast.

Auður says:

The Hardest Karaoke Song in the World

Iceland - Judy Maltz and Amit Schejter - December 23, 2011

The Greater Reykjavík Area Sightseeing Tour - Explore the Capital City of Iceland

Tourists braving the cold at Víti in the Icelandic highlands .

5. Viti in Askja

What not to say to Icelanders

The results suggest that basaltic rocks may be effective sinks for storing carbon dioxide removed from

This ancient map of Iceland is decidedly less friendly than its modern counterparts - I mean