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The 10 Weirdest Things About Icelanders

<b>Are the Icelandic people strange? What are the oddest things about them? The inhabitants of Iceland, like of any other country, have some</b> …

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Breathtaking Skógafoss Waterfall

One of Iceland’s many famous waterfalls, Skógafoss is part of the Skógá River, plummeting over the cliffs that used to form the coastline.<p>Because of …

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Which bar in Reykjavik Iceland?

So many places, so little time. Bars in Reykjavik are as different as they are many. But which ones should you try?<p><b>As elsewhere in most cites</b> …

37 Reasons Why You Need To Visit Iceland Right Now

Iceland, a country rich with roaring volcanoes, monolithic glaciers, icy mountains and deep fjords, has become a mecca for photographers looking to …

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37 Photographic Proofs That Iceland Is A Miracle Of Nature

Iceland might be a small and remote nation, but it also happens to be one of the most picturesque as well. Iceland attracts millions of photographers …

Three Photographers' Journey Through the Jaw-Dropping Landscapes of Iceland

Around this time last year, photographer Elizabeth Gadd decided that she would visit the number one country on her bucket list, Iceland. She convinced her two photographer friends, Rob Woodcox and Whitney Justesen, to join her on this once-in-a-lifetime trip. Soon, they had their tickets book and …

Svartifoss waterfall hike

This was a pretty nice hike, the waterfall is about 1.5km from the information center and it's an inclined hike. It took us about 1 h there and less …

40 Gorgeous Reasons to Visit Our No. 1 Travel Destination for 2016

From impressive waterfalls, glaciers, and volcanic landscapes to the colorful city of Reykjavik, our well-traveled BT audience gives you a virtual …

32 photos that will make you want to travel to Iceland

Most of the island is an uninhabited landscape of jagged lava rock, fields of bright green moss, hot springs, towering waterfalls, glaciers, and volcanoes.<p>Many visitors say that the country is reminiscent of another world.<p>Plus, it is a perfect place for any adventurous traveler — visitors to the …

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48 Pictures That Prove Iceland Is Actually Another Planet

Your bucket list just got a whole lot longer.

Around Iceland 2015: Vestmannaeyjar

A man was found dead on Saturday morning with fatal injuries in a farm at Árnessysla, South Iceland.<p>An five-year-old child was badly bitten by a dog …

Iceland is officially our #1 travel pick for 2015 (and we have some very good reasons why)

See that picture? That’s Bey and Jay — unofficial rulers of Planet Earth — sipping something fancy, while standing in the shadow of their helicopter …

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New Iceland Attraction Promises Northern Lights Sightings - Vagabondish

Many natural attractions around the world are known to be elusive. But one is about to become a bit easier to see, thanks to a new innovation.<p>In …

Annie on Ice

Iceland is a bit of a misnomer.<p>The country’s frigid name was a bit of a knee-jerk response by the old Norse explorer Flóki Vilgerðarson, who, after suffering a calamitous winter in the West Fjords, climbed a mountain in hope for some hopeful sight and instead encountered a bay that was filled with …

What to pack when travelling to Iceland

The picture above is from Farmers Market, an Icelandic design company and clothing brand. I can’t decide if these clothes should be in Little House …

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Reykjavik, Iceland: a cultural city guide

The first thing that hit me when got off then plane at Reykjavik’s Keflavik airport was the smell of salty sea air. With its strong, fishy scent, it immediately took me back to childhood holidays in the fishing villages of the west coast of Scotland, where trawlers thronged the quayside.<p>And that …

The Fury of Southern Iceland, Black Beaches, Waterfalls and Trolls

A few hours from Reykjavik is the southernmost town of the Iceland known as Vik. We found ourselves here on a stormy day. The wind was pelting us …

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Mini guide to excursions from Reykjavik

Iceland’s capital is the perfect base for a wide range of activities, be it bobbing in a geothermal pool, spotting puffins or taking in one of the world’s best dive sites.<p>Famed for its Viking history and high-energy nightlife, Iceland’s capital is also the perfect pitstop for a range of activities: …

Seljavallalaug near Skógarfoss, Iceland. ...

Iceland's Most Famous Waterfall Is Big Enough To Stand Inside, Which Is Pretty Incredible

This is Seljalandsfoss, arguably Iceland's most famous waterfall. In a boundless green field, the cascade drops a whopping 200 feet from rocks above into a serene little pool below.<p>The most insane part of Seljalandsfoss, though, is that you can hike through the back of the falls and view them from …

Hraunfossar, The Lava Field Waterfall You Didn't Know Was On Your Bucket List

Waterfalls are stunning. Iceland is stunning. Uncover a waterfall in Iceland, and sheer gorgeousness is the only possible result.<p>Enter Hraunfossar. This series of pristine waterfalls trickles, gushes, and flows out of a craggy lava field that formed when a volcano erupted under a glacier.<p>Insane, …

Why Iceland is Magical in Photos - where in the world is lola?

Iceland is just one of those places. A place you see in pictures and you know it’s special. A place people who have been say it gets under your skin. …

27 Reasons Iceland Is The Most Wonderful Country To Ever Exist

Legend (probably a false legend) has it Iceland was named by some sneaky Vikings who, in a quest to keep it all to themselves, tried to hide the fact that their new settlement was actually a lush, green wonderland worthy of envy from the entire Nordic world.<p>Indeed, Iceland is so striking beautiful …

Where To Eat And Sleep In Iceland

Because it's about time you finally book that trip.<p>Iceland has become one of the hottest destinations for adventure seekers and foodies alike due to its majestic lunar landscapes, pristine glaciers, heavenly food, and warm, welcoming people.<p>In the summer months, tourists descend upon the island …