Category: Experience

VIDEO: Reykjavík Pride Parade 2016

This weekend is the weekend where Icelanders celebrate Pride, also known as Hinsegin Dagar in Icelandic. It’s a weekend to celebrate our differences, and to show the world that it’s ok to be different. As you can see in the video the support from locals is huge, both in participants in the parade and in spectators. […]

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About those pink hay bales

If you’ve been traveling in Iceland recently you might have noticed something different and colorful with the countryside landscape. You know those white balls laying around on fields that farmers has made? We all have different names and explanations of what it is. For example I, as a kid, always called them “alien eggs”. For […]

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The forgotten swimming pool in a hidden valley

If you’re in Iceland for it’s untouched nature, purity and hidden valleys, don’t miss this abandoned swimming pool far from civilization. This hidden gem in the south of Iceland is called Seljavallalaug (good luck pronouncing it), built in 1923 it’s Icelands first and oldest 25 meter swimming pool. You’ll be surprised by it’s location and […]

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THROUGH MY LENS: Photos from Pride in Iceland

Hinsegin dagar (Reykjavík Pride) a colorful experience. These are my photos from the buzzing streets of Reykjavík during the yearly pride parade. The pride parade in countries around the world a colorful and happy occasion and Iceland is no exception. People gather around to enjoy the atmosphere and joy that’s in the air. When walking the […]

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