Iceland Travel Guide
ELDEY.com - Country and travel guide with information on Iceland - the Fire Island just beneath the Polar Circle amidst the North Atlantic Ocean.
About this website
ELDEY.com provides a country guide, facts and travel information on Iceland as well as a guide to the main attractions of the country. Additionally this website features some useful information and web links for tourists. We also have assorted some recommendable on Iceland.
Please also visit our large picture gallery
with more than 300 photos from Iceland, Greenland and the Faroe Islands.
Polar lights in Iceland - New picture gallery
It’s one of the most famous sights in the winter saison: The beautiful norther lights! As the weather often is more steady in the north east of Iceland, the region at lake Myvatn is a good destination to see this attraction.
This is our new photo gallery with pictures of northern lights in south and north Iceland. more
Today in History -
26. May 2017
Today's Highlights in Icelandic History, Birthdays and other events in Iceland:
- 961 years ago, on 26th May 1056, a Whit Monday, sleifur Gissurarson was consecrated the first bishop of Iceland by the archbishop of Bremen.
- On this day in 1983, Steingrímur Hermannsson became new prime minster of Iceland. He took over the premiership from Gunnar Thoroddsen.