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Westfjords

Vesturbyggð

VesturbyggðThere are three urban centres in Vesturbyggð Urban Area: Bíldudalur, Birkimelur and Patreksfjörður. Vesturbyggð is in Barðaströnd County together wit...

The Ultimate Tours

Grayline Iceland’s Day Trips to Magnificent Látrabjarg and the Enchanting Westman Islands When it comes to travel, part of the fun is getting there and this is...

Patreksfjörður

PatreksfjörðurPatreksfjörður is the biggest town in the southern part of the Westfjords, with a population of around  660. Early in the 20th century, Patreksfjö...

Beautiful Bíldudalur

Beautiful BíldudalurA Westfjords village full of surprises The Westfjords are simply beautiful. Endless coastlines, jaw-dropping bird cliffs with millions of ne...

Birds of the Northern Breiðafjörður

Birds of the Northern BreiðafjörðurBreiðafjörður is an expansive and shallow bay. It has a large area of shallow waters and greater tides than anywhere else in ...

Salmon Angling In Iceland

Salmon Angling In Iceland Iceland: 38,000 square miles of prime salmon-bearing real estate sitting in glorious isolation in the middle of the northern Atlantic...

The Westfjords of Iceland

-The Westfjords of Iceland Standing on the Edge of the World A part of Iceland’s appeal is certainly its remoteness and untouched landscapes and nowhere are ...

The Icelandic horse

The Icelandic horse A true companion through rough timesWhen Iceland was settled before the year 1000 AD, settlers not only brought sheep and household items on...

Birds in Breiðafjörður

    Breiðafjörður is an expansive and shallow bay located on the west coast of Iceland. The bay is the largest area of shallow waters and beaches ...

Mystic History

Mystic HistoryReykhólahreppur: Overlooking Breiðafjörður from the Westfjords The Westfjords’ south coast holds one of Iceland’s rare finds. It’s a small, peacef...

Kaupmaðurinn: Eye on Design

Kaupmaðurinn: Eye on DesignÍsafjörður is the unofficial capital of the Westfjords, but don´t let that “title” fool you; it´s a small, charming town of about 4,0...

Soft as Silk Spa

Soft as Silk SpaSjávarsmiðjan’s Seaweed therapy brings health and reliefIf just the word ‘spa’ evokes feelings of comfort and well-being, you should try the rea...