North Iceland: The Bucket List

Home to Iceland's second largest city, Akureryi, North Iceland is where visitors go to see the Northern Lights in winter. It's a refreshingly rural region with vast volcanic landscapes and some of the nation's best geologic sites.

Icelandic horses have long manes and thick coats.

Joining the Rettir, Iceland’s Annual Round-up of Sheep and Horses

I'd been driving aimlessly on a back road near the village of Sauðárkrókur in northwest Iceland when a group of parked cars caught my attention. Usually, cars on the side of the road meant tourists and something to see, like a waterfall. These Read More