Beautiful Butterflies visit Iceland

eo_Inachis_io-040212-1Almost every summer a number of “foreign” butterflies visit Iceland. Because of the beautiful and still summer weather no such visitors were reported until early September this year. Some of these butterflies are thought to come to Iceland with warm air currents, possibly from far away southern countries.

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600 Attend Vestnorden Travel Mart

graenland_litil_(12)Over 600 participants are attending the Vestnorden Travel Mart in Akureyri which started today in Akureyri, the hub of of North Iceland. Vestnorden is an annual event held by tourism authorities in Iceland, Faroes and Greenland.

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