Hiking and Responsibility

Hiking and Responsibility

Text by: Benjamin Staib Responsibility is a big word with several meanings in our daily life’s. Since we turn 18 and start joining the “club of grown-ups” most of us been told by our parents and grandparents: From now on you have more rights but also more duties by...
A Brief Overview of Icelandic Flora

A Brief Overview of Icelandic Flora

Text by: Michael Chapman What are some of Iceland’s best-known plant and flower species? Is it possible to go berry picking, and why doesn’t Iceland have any real forests? Read on to find out all there is to know about the colourful bouquet that is Iceland’s natural...
Family Reunion

Family Reunion

Text by: Oddur Sigmunds Báruson I went to a family reunion last weekend. In Iceland, we have loads of them, especially in the summertime. The concept is fairly simple: A large group of people, who all share a common ancestry, meet up somewhere – usually in the...