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  • Monument of Bárður Snæfellsás in Western Iceland

    This monument of Bárður Snæfellsás can be found in western Iceland. Bárður is an important figure in the Sagas of Icelanders and the guardian spirit of the Snæfellsnes peninsula. Bárður was according to Bárðar Saga Snæfellsáss the first settler of this area of Iceland and he was half a troll and half a man as […] More

  • Beautiful Northern Lights Over a Cottage in Iceland

    For all those that had dreamed of traveling to Iceland this winter to see the Northern Lights, but couldn’t due to Covid-19… we’ll keep the lights on! See you next winter hopefully! 🥰 More

  • Peaceful Winter Evening in Reykjavík

    Did you know that this lovely inviting street, Skólavörðustígur, leading up to Hallgrímskirkja is named after a cairn, Skólavarða (varða means cairn in Icelandic), that used to stand approximately where Hallgrímskirkja stands now? In the past, cairns were used to mark trails in Iceland. We think the name is rather fitting in several ways. For […] More