What to read when in Iceland

Looking for something to read while in Iceland? Why not read Icelandic literature? Some would say that The Sagas are the best known works of Icelandic literature. The Sagas were …

Can you say Þorrablót?

Ok Þorrablót is maybe not the easiest word to pronounce. We could also just call it by a more accurate name, the ugly food festival. Say what? You might ask. …

The jewel of North West Iceland

If you haven’t heard of the Vatnsdæla tapestry in Blönduós yet, then today is your lucky day! You do not want to miss this place when visiting North West Iceland! …

How to build a turf house

Ever wondered how turf houses are built? In Skagafjörður region, Northwest Iceland, remain many turf ruins or houses, which can be explained by a much more favorable climate compared to …