West Fjords in White

Nature and Travel
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Passenger Numbers Decline by 99 Percent

29 Sep There were only seven arrivals of cruise ships, carrying a total of 1,346 passengers, to the Associated Icelandic Ports this summer.

The light was unbelievable in Arnarfjörður fjord.

Wow, What a View of the West Fjords!

27 Sep Morgunblaðið photographer Árni Sæberg traveled to the West Fjords in August.

App Makes Visiting Húsavík Easier

26 Sep Visit Húsavík, the tourist information center in Húsavík, North Iceland, has launched a new app for Android and iOS.


New Restroom Facility by Dettifoss

22 Sep A new restroom facility is being built on the west side of Dettifoss waterfall.


Waves Send Rocks Rolling in Reykjavík: Video

21 Sep High waves hit the shore in the westernmost part of Reykjavík Saturday night, throwing large rocks from the breakwater onto the bike trail and damaging it.

Bjarni Páll Vilhjálmsson.

Ready for 50-Day Horseback Riding Adventure

20 Sep Bjarni Páll Vilhjálmsson, who runs an equestrian tourism business at Saltvík farm, near Húsavík, North Iceland, is planning to offer a 50-day tour on horseback around Iceland next summer..

Laundry on a line by the physician's residence.

Ghosts and Gorgeous Landscape

13 Sep “Visiting the West Fjords has seldom been as enjoyable as this summer.”


Breathtaking View of Jökulsárlón Glacial Lagoon

12 Sep You may have visited Jökulsárlón glacial lagoon and sailed between the icebergs which break off from Breiðamerkurjökull glacier.

Olivier Staiger plays the violin.

Aurora Enthusiast Sees Bright Side of Quarantine

11 Sep “People think it’s impossible to visit the country, due to the double [coronavirus] testing requirement, but there is so much you can do while in quarantine.”

Will Smith and Jay Shetty by Dettifoss waterfall.

Will Smith by Dettifoss Waterfall

9 Sep On Sunday, American actor Will Smith posted a picture of himself on Instagram, with Dettifoss waterfall, Northeast Iceland, in the background.


The Most Beautiful Place in Iceland?

5 Sep What is Iceland’s most beautiful place?

Members of Fjallavinir, hiking along Uppgönguhryggur ridge. Click on the picture for a better view.

Balancing Act on Beautiful Ridge

2 Sep A group of hikers, Fjallavinir, recently hiked through the Fjallabak natural reserve into Landmannalaugar, the Icelandic central highlands.

Halo Adorns Sky Above South Iceland

30 Aug This picture of a halo around the sun was taken near Eystri-Rangá river Monday night by Guðjón Þórir Sigfússon.

Sævar Helgason and Sara Dögg Pétursdóttir, having reached the top of Hraundrangi.

In Seventh Heaven at Hraundrangi

28 Aug “The feeling of accomplishing this is indescribable.”

Diamond Circle Soon to Open

28 Aug Sunday, September 6, the Diamond Circle – a 250-km (155-mi) circuit in North Iceland – will formally open.


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