North Iceland Blogs
Iceland has made its mark on this year’s Academy Awards. Earlier today, it was announced that “Húsavík”, the song named after a North-Iceland town, was nominated for Best Original Song at the 93rd Academy Awards. Furthermore, “Yes-People”, an animated short by Icelander Gísli Darri Halldórsson, was nominated for Best Animated Short.
Iceland is the perfect getaway in 2021, offering guests a true escape from the trying circumstances faced by the world over recent months. With that in mind, what are the major reasons you should consider paying a visit to this unforgettable island nation in the coming year?
Iceland’s subarctic waters are the perfect habitat for over twenty species of whale and dolphins, best seen from the deck of a specialised vessel. Read on for our answers to the most commonly asked questions about whale-watching in Iceland.
Netflix announced today that the third series of the Icelandic Nordic-noir drama ‘Trapped’ will premiere on the streaming site next year.
Despite once being one of North Iceland’s truest hidden gems, the settlement of Húsavík has now been thrust into the global limelight thanks to its role in a new Netflix film. Nestled besides “Shaky Bay”, this town has everything one could want in a holiday destination: beautiful scenery, magnificent wildlife and plenty of fun activities. Read on to learn more about Húsavík in North Iceland.