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The Airplane Wreck, which has been sitting abandoned on the black sand of Sólheimasandur for 43 years, has become a considerable tourist attraction in the last years. Superstars like Justin Bieber have been instrumental in developing this interest, being filmed in, on and around the wreck and then later posted their videos on YouTube. But why is this old US Navy aircraft place ...

In Mid-September a very good guest visited us at Arcanum Glacier Tours. His name is Hoyin Hong and this visit to Iceland was his 5th and on every visit he has taken a tour with Arcanum. We were curious to get to know more about Hong and his interests and travelling experiences. Please tell us something about yourself. Where you are from, your studies and profession? I’m born ...

Arcanum Snowmobile and glacier walk The majority say that they were very happy with the briefing. We care for your safety so before the tour starts we like to show you the ropes so to speak. Our equipment is of top of quality. The guides are back country experts and they inform you and train before going on to the glacier. Although we have precise tour plans we usually make ti ...

Many travellers stay in the capital area and take tours from there to the countryside They even drive the same route day after day to the tourist sites. This is totally unnecessary. South Iceland has all the facilities for an overnight or longer stays with activities to suit every age and interest. Accommodation ranging from B&b's, farmhouses, guesthouses, hostels to four ...

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