All posts by “Gunnar Kr.


Akranes gained municipal rights in 1942. The main activities are fishing, fish processing, commerce and industry. The Akranes football team ÍA has a strong influence on the inhabitants of the town and moods can swing according to who won the latest football game. Garðavöllur is […]


Akureyri is the second largest town, after the capital area of Reykjavík, and the centre of trade and services in northern Iceland. It is also a town of culture and education, often called a school town as it boasts many educational establishments, including a university. […]