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Are you planning a visit to the enchanting city of Reykjavík, Iceland? Don’t miss out on one of the city’s best-kept secrets – the Old Harbour House. Located in the heart of the historic Old Harbour, this charming café offers an array of delights that will tantalize your taste buds and enrich your travel experience.
Why is Iceland called Iceland and Greenland called Greenland when Iceland is green and Greenland has huge amounts of ice?…
It comes as a surprise to many but the beer was illegal in Iceland until 1989! Since then Icelanders celebrate beer day, the day it was made legal by drinking a lot of it. If you are in Iceland on March 1st be sure to make the most of the Beer day parties and special offers!
Konudagur is celebrated on the first day or the nearest Sunday, of the month of Góa, a month in the traditional Icelandic calendar. Góa is the second to last of the winter months, the days are starting to be visibly longer, summer is coming!
Bolludagur was the first day, a day of cream filled buns, then Sprengidagur when you eat so much you feel like you might…
The day after Bun day – Bolludagur is Sprengidagur – Explosion or Blast day. On it Icelanders pretend that they haven’t spent the entire day before pigging out on cream buns, and instead gorge themselves on saltkjöt og baunir
Choux pastry, the type used to make profiteroles, is made into little balls, sliced through the middle, filled with cream and jam and then topped with chocolate. At least that is the classic, now there are many many varieties. However you have your buns you can guarantee that you will make a mess, but it will be entirely worth it!