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Iceland, a Nordic island nation, is defined by its dramatic landscape with volcanoes, geysers, hot springs and lava fields. Massive glaciers are protected in VatnajÃ¶kull and SnÃ¦fellsjÃ¶kull national parks. Most of the population lives in the capital, Reykjavik, which runs on geothermal power and is home to the National and Saga museums, tracing Icelandâ€™s Viking history.
HangikjÃ¶t (Smoked Lamb) The Icelandic lamb meat is to die for because of its very distinct flavor. The lambs were grown the traditional way of just letting them free for them to eat on fresh grasses, plants and herbs. When itâ€™s time for them to be plated, the farmers smoke the meat in old fashioned way. Birch and / or …
Do’s & Dont’s
Iceland Do’s DO rent a super truck. DO expect the weather to change every 5 minutes. DO search far and wide for the northern lights. DO go ice caving. Drink the tap water. Adopt the belovedÂ local motto of ÃžaÃ° reddastâ€¦sooner rather than later. Read up on Icelandic history and current events beforehand to get a better sense of its cuisine, …