ICELAND PICTURES by The World Traveller

Discover the mysterious land of ice and fire surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean.

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Icelandic nature

Impressive Icelandic nature on a sunny day near Bolungarvík

Westfjords

Bjarnarfoss waterfall

Beautiful hike to the Bjarnarfoss waterfall

Snæfellsnes peninsula

flock of arctic sterns

A flock of arctic sterns. In breeding season they attack so watch out!

Vatnsnes peninsula

Atlantic puffins at Latrabjarg bird cliffs

A couple of cute Atlantic puffins at Latrabjarg bird cliffs

Westfjords

Atlantic puffin at Latrabjarg bird cliffs

Puffin looking out over the Atlantic Ocean at Latrabjarg bird cliffs

Westfjords

budir black church

Budir black church surrounded by yellow buttercups on a lovely summer's day

Snæfellsnes peninsula

Litlanesfoss waterfall

Litlanesfoss waterfall surrounded by long basalt columns

Near Hengifoss, East-Iceland

River meandering

River meandering through the green valley

Ring Road near Kirkjubæjarklaustur

Jökulsárgljúfur or Glacial River Canyon

Jökulsárgljúfur or Glacial River Canyon

Vatnajökull National Park

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Lonely bird on an ice block at Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon

Jökulsárlón

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Chunk of ice looking like a precious stone at Diamond Beach

Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon

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Flock of birds on Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon

Jökulsárlón

Fjadrargljufur Canyon

Fjadrá River flowing through the magnificent Fjaðrárgljúfur Canyon

Kirkjubæjarklaustur

Fjadrargljufur Canyon

The Fagrifoss waterfall finds its way through Fjaðrárgljúfur Canyon

Kirkjubæjarklaustur

Fjadrargljufur Canyon

Fagrifoss waterfall finding its way through Fjaðrárgljúfur Canyon

Kirkjubæjarklaustur

landscape at Dynjandi

Beautiful Islandic landscape at Dynjandi

Westfjords

 

rainbow at Dettifoss waterfall

Magical rainbow at Dettifoss waterfall

Diamond Circle

Dettifoss waterfall

The wild Jökulsá á Fjöllum river is about to tumble down Dettifoss waterfall

Diamond Circle

Hverir geothermal area

Cracked mud field at Hverir geothermal area

Diamond Circle

krafla geothermal area

Boiling and bubbling mud pots at Krafla geothermal area

Diamond Circle

bubbling mud at Namaskard geothermal area

Boiling and bubbling mud at Namaskard geothermal area

Diamond Circle

gravel road to Bolafjall mountain

Steep gravel road to the summit of Bolafjall mountain

Westfjords

Eggs in a birds nest

Eggs in a birds nest, chicks are on the way

Vatnsnes peninsula

bird taking care of chick

Black-legged kittiwake gull taking care of chick

Reykjanes Peninsula

Panoramic mountain view on the way to Joklasel

Panoramic mountain view on the way to Jöklasel

Vatnajökull National Park

black-backed seagull chicks

Cute speckled black-backed seagull chicks

Reykjanes peninsula

arctic tern with small fish

Arctic tern just caught a small fish

Reykjanes peninsula

Icelandic landscape tjornes peninsula

Icelandic landscape

Tjörnes peninsula

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Red heart-shaped traffic light as a sign of hope

Akureyri

Grindavik cottage

Cottage in a beautiful spot amidst icelandic nature

Grindavik

Icelandic landscape

Icelandic landscape

Tjörnes peninsula