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  • This Funny Photo Perfectly Captures Icelandic “Summer” Weather

    According to the calendar and the millions of puffins, golden plovers, and other migratory birds who have reached Icelandic shores, we’re supposed to officially be in summer. Yet in the past few weeks the weather here in Iceland seems to have completely different ideas, jumping one day from winter to spring the next day… only to return […] More

  • The Hidden Waterfalls Of The Remote Strandir Region In The Westfjords

    The region of Strandir (which translates to ‘The Coasts’) is one of the more remote areas of Iceland, and was for centuries known as a refuge for sorcerers and criminals. Strandir lies on the Westfjords’ eastern edge and is renowned for its rugged beauty, consisting of beaches strewn with driftwood, seals lazing about on rocks, […] More

  • Watch As The Northern Lights Dance Over The Fjords Of Iceland

    You could say that the Westfjords of Iceland are probably Iceland’s best kept secret. The Westfjords are relatively difficult to reach compared to other areas of Iceland, but the small, picturesque fishing villages and endless fjords with steep mountains cutting into the cold North Atlantic ocean make it well worth the drive or flight up […] More

  • Stunning Drone Video Captures The Beauty Of Iceland During Summer

    This incredible video shot with a drone really captures the beauty of Iceland during those green summer months. David Leiter slept in a rental car while driving around Iceland for an entire month. He drove around the entire Ring Road and the Westfjords and with the help of his trusty drone managed to capture some […] More