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Modrudalur (Möðrudalur) Farm and Cafe
Modrudalur (Möðrudalur) Farm and Cafe

No marker available. Modhrudalur, Iceland, Modhrudalur

Modrudalur is Iceland’s most remote farmstead and, at 469m above sea level, its highest. It is believed there has been a farm here for over 1000 years. Back in the 1800s, several farms were establi...



Slaturhusid, Culture Center
Slaturhusid, Culture Center

No marker available. Kaupvangur, Egilsstaðir, Iceland, Egilsstadir

Culture Center, has a small artist residency, artist workshop, sound studio and all kind of venues. Slaturhusid is the home of the Vega used youth center and MMF culture center. MMF offers all kinds o...



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Teigarhorn Zeolites
Teigarhorn Zeolites

No marker available. Teigarhorn Natural Monument and Nature Preserve, Teigarhorn, 765 Djúpivogur, Iceland, Djúpivogur

Zeolites are beautiful elongated crystals, looking a bit like snowflakes. There are several types - scolecite, stilbite, and heulandite - but all are minerals formed over time in rock cavities and fis...



Rakkaberg
Rakkaberg

No marker available. Djúpivogur, Iceland, Djúpivogur

Rakkaberg is the name of a prominent dike, just outside Djupivogur by road 1, where it meets the turning to the village.  Dykes are volcanic features formed when magma cools inside a fissure in the ea...



Bondavardan Cairn (Bondavarðan)
Bondavardan Cairn (Bondavarðan)

No marker available. Djúpivogur, Iceland, Djúpivogur

This prominent cairn stands on a hill by the village of Djupivogur. Though dwarfed by modern antennae and relay masts, the cairn is believed to be quite old.  Its original purpose may have been as...



Jokulsa Canyon, in Europe’s largest National Park
Jokulsa Canyon, in Europe’s largest National Park

No marker available. Jökulsá á Brú, Iceland, Egilsstadir

The powerful Jokulsa á Fjollum river carries an average of 193 m3/s of sediment-laden glacial water on a 206km long journey from the northern edge of Vatnajokull to Axafjorður Bay.   Many exception...



Blabjorg  Spa (Blábjörg)
Blabjorg Spa (Blábjörg)

No marker available. Gamla Frystihusid, 720 Borgarfjörður Eystri, Iceland, Borgarfjordur Eystri

Blabjorg Guesthouse offers accommodation and a spa in the village of Borgarfjordur Eystri. The spa experience is open to non-residents and offers a hot tub overlooking the shore with a spectacular bac...



Hof Farm and Parsonage
Hof Farm and Parsonage

No marker available. Hofsá, Iceland, Vopnafjordur

Hof is a historic farm, nestled in the Hofsa Valley 15km south of Vopnafjordur.  If you've dipped into Vopnfirdingasaga, one of the Icelandic family Sagas, you'll have read about the exploits of one o...



Somastadir Historic House (Sómastaðir)
Somastadir Historic House (Sómastaðir)

No marker available. Reyðarfjörður, Iceland, Reyðarfjörður

Near the huge aluminum plant at Reydarfjordur, you'll find the little stone house at Soomastadir.   This bijou house was built of local stone in 1875, using glacial clay for mortar.  It should be n...



Blabjorg Cliff (Blábjörg)
Blabjorg Cliff (Blábjörg)

No marker available. Blábjörg, Iceland, Djúpivogur

Blabjorg cliffs are a national monument on the north shore of Berufjordur. Meaning 'blue cliffs', though actually more green than blue, the cliffs are formed of Berufjordur acid tuff, an ignimbrite of...