Iceland was settled by Norse people during the ninth and tenth century. They were all more or less heathen. Their gods names Óðinn, Þór, Freyja, Hlín, Heimdallur and others are the same as other Germanic people worshipped in pre Christian times. Thanks to an Icelandic medieval author, Snorri Sturluson, we have knowledge of the mythology

We are excited to tell you about a new tour we will be offering during summer. North of the Polar Circle a natural phenomenon occurs. We call it the midnight sun. There’s something strangely exotic about visiting a place so close to one of the poles that the sun refuses to set for a chunk

What has Reykjavík got to offer? The cyberspace is filled with advice and suggestions on how to make the most of your time in Iceland. Dig a little deeper and you will find plenty of tips on what Reykjavík has to offer to the wandering visitor. But what is it like to actually live in the capital? What

The colonization of Iceland by Norse settlers and people from the western lands, i.e. Ireland and Scottish islands, took place in the second half of the 9th century. Íslendingabók (Book of Icelanders), written by Ari the wise tells the tale of explorations by a Norse man who set out to sail to Faroe Islands just

We are proud to announce we have been awarded with the recognition of being one of the strongest in Iceland two years in a row. Creditinfo has completed a detailed analysis, which displays Icelandic companies that have achieved top marks in its strength and stability assessments. Mountaineers of Iceland is amongst 1,9% of Icelandic companies that

The weather in Iceland is one of it’s kind. It has the questionable talent of being able to provide all seasons in one day. Because of this it is vital to plan your clothing accordingly. 1. Waterproof shoes Eve n if the sun is shining in the morning and there are no clouds is sight