Krýsuvíkurberg is one of the biggest bird cliffs in Iceland, stretching 8 km (5 miles) and up to 60 meter high (200 feet). The cliffs are home to up to 60000 pairs of seabirds, with the biggest population Kittiwake, then Common Guillemot and Razorbill. In the picture the lava lines are very clear and good […]
The first day of “Þorri”, which according to the old Norse calendar started on Friday in the 13th. week of winter, is called “Bóndadagur” and can be translated as “husbands day”. In these 4 weeks in Þorri, Icelander´s celebrate the old times. In every town are festivals were the food is prepared like in the […]
From Jökulsárlón, the glacier lagoon by Vatnajökull the biggest glacier in Iceland and in Europe, the icebergs brake of the glacier, fall into the lagoon and float to sea. There they melt and smash into pieces and wash up to the shore as “diamonds”.