Category: Explore

Reykjafjarðarlaug swimming pool and hot spring

  My last post I talked about that we celebrated Christmas and new years in Iceland this year. More specifically in Tálknafjörður in the beautiful Westfjords. For those of you unfamiliar with this area, it’s the most north-western part of Iceland, when you look at a map it’s the area that sticks out a bit and […]

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PHOTOS: Holidays in the Westfjords

This year we’re spending Christmas and New Years at the in-law’s. They live in the small town of Tálknafjörður in the Westfjords of Iceland which is also where my girlfriend grew up. Since I’m from Sweden and she is from Iceland, we take turns celebrating the holidays in Iceland and Sweden, every other year. Christmas for […]

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My top 5 best Vimeo videos of Icelandic nature

Iceland is truly a dream destination for many film makers and photographers. With Icelands increasing popularity and technology evolving so much every day more and more amazing videos of Icelands stunning landscape emerge. When I started writing this I was sure it would be an easy task to round up my top 5 favorite Vimeo […]

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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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