Icelandic Times – Issue 27

Travel to Akureyri

Akureyri Heart of the North

The dozen inhabitants in 1786, clinging to the side of Eyjafjörður, Iceland’s longest fjord, probably never imagined their brave struggle would ultimately resul...

Truly Memorable Dining

Truly Memorable DiningFor an evening of fine dining in a relaxed atmosphere, Einsi Kaldi, situated within Hotel Vestmannaeyjar, is fast becoming one of Iceland'...

Relax in the Icelandic Nature

Relax in the Icelandic Nature Creative Tours Iceland Offers a Unique Experience “My main focus is on personal and relaxing tours for all ages. I want to giv...

Touring Snæfellsnes Peninsula

Touring Snæfellsnes Peninsula with Gray Line Iceland Everything Quintessential Seeking the Sun in Iceland If you are out for some sunshine in Iceland, you ha...

The Highlands of Iceland

With the Eyes of Kristján Ingi Einarsson Nothing in Iceland prepares you for the stark, desolate, raw beauty of the barren upland plateau called the Highlands. ...

The Klondike of Iceland

The Klondike of IcelandSiglufjörður remembers its Golden AgeSiglufjörður is a small fishing town on the north coast of Iceland, about one and a half hour’s driv...

The Fine Art of Knifemaking

The Fine Art of Knifemaking   In the town of Mosfellsbær, just a 15 minutes’ drive f rom Reykjavik, master craftsman Páll Kristjánsson (or Palli) and hi...

Leather Designer

Leather Designer Ladies handbags, earrings and necklaces Quality Icelandic design and leather handcraft is much sought after. “My first leather design was a ha...

A Tale of Two Villages

A Tale of Two VillagesSiglufjörður and ÓlafsfjörðurIt’s a happy tale of how two villages, separated by huge mountain ranges were joined together. Miles and mile...

The Beautiful Ásbyrgi

The Beautiful ÁsbyrgiThe Canyon Created by a Mythical HorseOne of Iceland’s most amazing places is the canyon Ásbyrgi which is considered a part of Vatnajökull ...

The Magical Eastfjords

The Magical Eastfjords Berunes Hostel Offers a Cosy Stay in the Picturesque East Don’t forget about the Eastfjords during your trip to Iceland. Visitors to th...

Between Volcano and Sea

Between Volcano and SeaFor Lovers of Mountains, Glaciers, Rivers and Nature, Öræfasveit Is a Choice LocationWhen the first Viking settlers, Ingólfur Arnarson an...