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The 10 Best Iceland Waterfalls: Some Will Surprise You!

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Iceland is home to many of the world’s most beautiful and powerful waterfalls. With so many brilliant falls spread out along the country, many travelers may find it difficult to know where to begin. If you only have so much time to explore the island, how does one choose which falls to visit? How do you get to these Iceland …

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The Stunning And Often Overlooked Snaefellsnes Peninsula

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Iceland is one of the most beautiful countries in the world. It’s cold, stunning beauty is unparalleled. Large mountain ranges rise out of the snow and black rocks of the Snaefellsnes Peninsula. A large pocket of magma lies beneath Iceland. Around 70 million years ago, this island rose up out of the sea in a great volcanic eruption. Since then …

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Exploring Iceland 101: Kirkjufell and Kirkjufellsfoss

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Iceland is becoming increasingly popular among tourists from all over the world; both those who have already visited it and those who are planning a trip to Iceland must have Kirkjufell and Kirkjufellsfoss on their list. In fact, it’s hard to imagine going to Iceland and not visiting these two unique tourist attractions. If you haven’t heard of Kirkjufell and …