The Icelandic Christmas period is an intriguing mixture of religious practice and traditional folklore, beginning on 23 December and ending on Epiphany, 6 January.
J. and I spent part of our Christmas holidays in Reykjavík, taking advantage of Iceland Air’s free stopover between Seattle and London. Our thoughts?
- it’s dark.
- it’s cold. no, actually, really cold.
- yule lads
- reservations at restaurants