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Vegan Reykjavik

It was my first time in Iceland and I had no idea what to expect in terms of vegan food. I know some traditional dishes include cured meat and dried fish…  I was happy to find out that, like most other European cities, Reykjavik has plenty to offer a greedy vegan! 883 more words

Essays, Letters And Comments

Shot by giant Robot...

One of my best shots from a trip to Iceland last year… :-)



Founded on literary heritage and the city’s best cinnamon buns, Sandhotel (SLH Group) immerses the guest in Reykjavik’s past – and future.

This collection of historic townhouses turned contemporary retreat has more than a few stories to tell. 141 more words


7 Tips For Traveling to Iceland

With the weather so boiling hot in Florence right now, my mind is escaping to cooler climates and I can’t help but wish that I was back in Iceland… 602 more words


Icelandic colonists from Europe (no, not the Vikings!)

In my book “The Starling” (Oxford University Press), published in 1984 (doesn’t seem like 33 years ago!) I noted the then relatively recent colonisation of Iceland by breeding Starlings. 421 more words

Wildwings Bird Management

Arctic springtime

Crocuses and snowdrops in full bloom indicated the arrival of spring, but this was over a month later than our experience of similar events in southern England. 478 more words