Murders and Executions
According to the Book of Settlement, the Sturlunga Saga, and chronicles, murders, executions and slayings were common in Iceland. The average number of murders nowadays is close to two annually. Include the Sagas as you travel around Iceland and see places in new light. To help you organize your trip, we have taken parts of the Sagas and located for you.
Snorri Sturluson was Iceland’s greatest Saga writer as well as being an author and a great scholar. His most renowned works are Snorra-Edda and Heimskringla (The Orb of The World; Orbis Terrarum)
Reykjavík is the capital of Iceland, surrounded by suburbs and fascinating places.
Reykjanes peninsula is full of geothermal wonders and also the home of Keflavík Airport.
One of the most famous attraction in the West is Snæfellsjökull glacier.
An isolated part of Iceland, with a natural beauty beyond compare.
If you’re looking for desolated wilderness and solitude, Strandir is the place for you.
Home of Dettifoss waterfall, the most powerful waterfall in Europe.
Iceland’s most visited region, with plenty of waterfalls, black sand beaches and glaciers.
The uninhabited region of Iceland, with amazing landscapes that are hard to find anywhere else.