Easter longer than Christmas? Why not? In Iceland Easter is called Páskar and it is celebrated for five days. Have a look how people spend this special time of the year far away in the North. And for all foodies a real treat – recipe for Icelandic lemon skyr tart.
All Things Icelandic
Icelanders have always known that their island is not only beautiful but also dangerous. Everything because of strange spirits that have not always wished people well. That means one thing – in this land you have to be constantly cautious…
Christmas in Iceland is in a way really special. Some of the Icelandic Christmas traditions are rather amusing. Let’s see what bothers Icelanders at this time of the year and what dishes appear on their Christmas tables.
Lopapeysa, a traditional Icelandic sweater, is a real icon. Icelanders have been knitting passionately for centuries. For them, it’s as natural as breathing.