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Iceland, the country located on the tip of the north pole has not only a strong natural allure but also has a mythical past stretching back to the time when the trolls walked on the earth… or at-least says the Icelandic Sagas in which such creatures featured prominently alongside the human race.
Never heard of Icelandic Sagas? Check the book recommendation below.
Fun fact: The official name of Iceland is ‘Island’ (pronounced as ees-land), it’s an Icelandic word which means land of ice a.k.a Iceland.
These 20+ images from flickr users will leave you with a deep sensory impact. It surely worked for me, and I hope you too get the inspiration to pack your bags…
Iceland as seen from a satellite by NASA. Notice the only part not under the ice sheet is the southern and western coast of Iceland.
Iceland is one of the best places to witness the magic of the nature, and winter is the best time to go.
One of those places where you feel like you are walking inside a giant theme park.
Imagine living under a fully lit sky, nights after nights. Dreamy for sure!
The only highway in Iceland, the ring road takes you around the island.
A beautiful farm house in midst of green field and blooming flowers.
A bird’s eye view of Reykjavik with its colorful rooftops
In tune with mother earth – the typical Icelandic turf houses – are designed to protect yourself from harsh weather.
Puffins! I could stare at them for hours. Sadly, they are hunted and eaten by the natives. Go vegetarians guys, seriously.
What to do in Iceland? Just rent a 4×4 and get on the road!
The original Geyser is no more but Strokkur, its neighbour, works well. It’s a part of Golden circle tour.
The legendary Blue Lagoon. Who wants to come out once you are in? This man made lagoon is located on the way between the airport and Reykjavik.
A beautiful waterfall and sparkling Northern Lights, couldn’t get any better.
Would you believe me if I say you are looking at a church?
How do you like these pictures, Inspiring or Boring? Let me know in the comments…
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