Wednesday, January 29, 2020

Landmarks of Iceland

Most interesting landmarks of Iceland Below are listed the most amazing natural and man made landmarks of Iceland. Natural landmarks of Iceland Volcanoes Brennisteinsalda – Suðurland. 855 m...

Haukadalur geothermal area

Some of the best geysers of Iceland and even whole world are located in Haukadalur geothermal field. One of these geysers - Geysir -...

Gunnuhver geothermal area

Nowadays Gunnuhver geothermal area is a field of steaming fumaroles and boiling mud pools. In the recent past here existed some geysers but some...

Krysuvik – Seltun geothermal area (Krýsuvík – Seltún)

It takes just half an hour to drive from Reykjavík to the spectacular Krysuvik - Seltun geothermal area, where the volcanic heat has formed...

Strokkur

Currently Strokkur ("the churn") belongs to the most spectacular geysers on Earth. But not always it has been like this - sometimes around 1900...

Ystihver and Hveravellir (Husavik) geothermal field

The northernmost geyser in Iceland and the whole world is Ystihver - the only remaining geyser in Hveravellir geothermal field. Hveravellir geothermal field There are two...

Geysir

Although there are some 1000 geysers in the world, the first "geyser" in the world is Geysir. This once powerful geyser gave a name...

Geysers of Iceland

Some of the world's most popular geysers are located in Iceland. But few know about ALL active geysers in Iceland. According to Wondermondo currently (2019)...

Hverasvæðið – Hveragerði Geothermal Park

Today the Hveragerði Geothermal Park is somewhat less impressive, if compared to other geothermal fields around Hveragerði (Hveragerdi) town - it is "civilized" and...

Grýla – geyser near Hveragerði

Now Grýla is dormant or even extinct geyser - but some decades ago it was one of the most impressive Icelandic geysers. Hveragerði Hveragerði is an...