Tag Archive: Iceland

Street Art at Nat Geo Travel

My story on street art has just been published at National Geographic Travel: 7 Cities to See Powerful Street Art Given a limit of seven places and the intent of geographical diversity, many… Continue reading

Reykjavik Winter Morning Wanderings

When I visit Iceland in the winter, my favourite time to stroll the streets of Reykjavík is in the morning, when, until late morning, the city is concealed beneath the long winter night’s… Continue reading

Uni Stefson (MTV Iggy)

Sadly the music publication MTV Iggy closed down late last year — and took all of the writers’ work with it. So that my articles may live on, I am going to publish… Continue reading

Street Art is Everywhere

I have been quiet over here for a while as I have been working on putting together another site. Rather than filling up Six Trees with post after post about street art I… Continue reading

Roadtripping out of Reykjavík

When I look back on the summer I spent working in Reykjavík I always feel foolish that I spent so little time outside of the capital. I was busy and consumed by my… Continue reading

Ragnar Kjartansson at the New Museum: Me, My Mother, My Father, and I

In May 1975, Kjartan Ragnarsson and Guðrún Ásmundsdóttir shot a slightly schlocky love scene for Iceland’s first ever feature film, Morðsaga (Murder Story). As Guðrún, playing a bored housewife, fantasises about ripping off… Continue reading

My Favourite Photo from Reykjavik

Seeing as my last few posts have been about Iceland (trying to catch up on all my recent travels), here is a cute shot of a cute house in a cute city. This… Continue reading

Hotels I Love: Ion Luxury Adventure Hotel

Apologies for the blurry photographs. Iceland is dark in the winter and my camera (skills) are lacking in low light. The Ion Luxury Adventure Hotel is a member of the always gorgeous Design… Continue reading

A Winter Drive in Iceland

“Get out of the city and just drive,” is what everybody tells you when you go to Iceland.