Iceland is a place of surreal beauty.
The land of fire and ice.
The land of contrasts.
The land of natural wonders.
Iceland may not be on your list of places you want to visit, but it should be. Many vacationers often overlook this beautiful country perhaps out of fear of cold weather and lack of things to do, but in reality Iceland is a country full of culture and amazing sights that are unlike anything you could find anywhere else in the world.
Iceland is perhaps the obvious destination for people looking for the unexpected. Something that is just a little out of the ordinary. The people are warm and welcoming, the nature is rugged and beautiful, the culture is rich and appealing but nothing is really quite what you would expect.
If you’re not yet convinced that Iceland must be your next destination, here are 16 photographs with astonishing Icelandic scenes to prove that it should be!