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Events

26. September 2019

New quintet release Tenging (the translation of ‘connection’ in Icelandic mother tongue)

New quintet release Tenging (the translation of ‘connection’ in his Icelandic mother tongue) references Skúlason’s personal discovery of his inner musicality through the exploration of flow, freedom, confidence and, most pertinently, intuition.
19:00-20:30 Borgarneskirkja, Borgarnes

17. November 2019

A gathering of mushroom loving people

We aim at creating a temporary space for gathering, learning, discussing - or just trying some freshly cooked mushrooms of rather exotic varieties.
13:00-18:00 Steðji, 515/2

West Iceland

Towns & Villages

The population centres in West Iceland are as varied as they are many. Ten places have over 50 residents and Akranes is the most densely populated with 6,500 inhabitants. 

All of the larger communities put ever-increasing emphasis on dynamic tourism where a wide selection of recreation and services are offered.   

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Map Hellissandur, Rif Grundarfjörður Stykkishólmur Búðardalur Dalir Arnarstapi Hellnar Snæfellsnes Bifröst Húsafell Reykholt Borgarfjörður Hvanneyri Borgarnes Hvalfjörður Akranes Ólafsvík