Discovery

Country except for in the European landscape, Iceland will allure you by his diversity and its originality. Indeed, its spectacular landscapes containing fjords, of glaciers or of frozen seas make of it a destination of dreamed. When one poses the feet in Iceland, one is immediately struck by the magic atmosphere which reigns there. Here, the legends containing elves and Vikings conquerors are always also alive, and one cannot pass to side. On this ground where the wind fire and the ice mix, one spends pleasant moments to discover all the mysteries which it contains.

Identity

Country except for in the European landscape, Iceland however succeeded in developing a form of tourism which allures more and more travellers throughout the world. Indeed, its spectacular landscapes containing fjords, of glaciers or of frozen seas, make of it a destination of dreamed. When one poses the feet in Iceland, one is immediately struck by the magic atmosphere which reigns there. Here, the legends containing elves and Vikings conquerors are always also alive, and one cannot pass to side. On this ground where the wind fire and the ice mix, one spends pleasant moments to discover all the mysteries which it contains. Located at the extreme north of the Atlantic Ocean, bathed in the west by the Norwegian Sea and south-east by the strait of Denmark. Iceland is to only 287 km in the south-east of Greenland. 

 

Besides an extraordinary natural heritage, Iceland also has many prints of its history, in particular in the fishing villages which abound in traces Vikings, or with the splendid buildings of the capital, Reykjavik. In this incredible city, you will benefit from the important night life and the detonating music scene. Do not forget that it is still and always the fatherland of the famous singer to the original repertoire, Björk. Located at the limit of the polar circle, Iceland is a ground of contrasts, and you will find with difficulty as many wild landscapes in Europe. When you saunter on the sandy beaches black or that you will leave to the attack the one the many volcanos the island, you will have the feeling to be arrived on the borders of world! Benefit fully from your stay and thus appreciate the charms of the second larger island of Europe.

Culture & Traditions

LITERATURE

Often inspired by their former Scandinavian invaders, Vickings, Iceland produced many sagas literary between 12th and the 13th centuries. These last are surely the greatest cultural heritage of the island. More recently, a Icelandic writer, Halldor Laxness, obtained the Nobel Prize of literature in 1955. This last knew to renew the Icelandic narrative tradition, while taking as a starting point the old the sagas, while insufflating a suspicion of modernity to these enthralling written.

NATURE

Ground of the extremes in extreme cases of the polar circle, Iceland is a single destination with the wild landscapes, more surprising the ones that the others. Between sources of warm water, geysers, volcanos, glaciers and sandy beaches black, attractive nature Icelander books many surprises with the amateurs of big spaces.

 

Essential

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THE ICELANDER
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