This country knows how to surprise.
When travelling to the “land of ice”, you need to be prepared for a lot of surprises. Iceland will captivate your heart natural beauty, originality and a fairly mild climate for the Arctic States. “Surprises” Iceland, for the most part a pleasant character. We offer you a list of the most amazing things which often surprised visitors, reports the Chronicle.info with reference to the Telegraph.
When travelling to the “land of ice”, you need to be prepared for a lot of surprises. Iceland will captivate your heart natural beauty, originality and a fairly mild climate for the Arctic States. “Surprises” Iceland, for the most part a pleasant character. We offer you a list of the most amazing things which often surprised visitors.
Design of plastic bottle resembles an iceberg
Unusual is found on the road in Iceland: in the cabin the passengers are offered drinking water in plastic bottles, which are like icebergs.
Futuristic lighting in the form of the Northern lights
In the cabin there is a special atmosphere created by special lighting in the form of the Northern lights.
The magic of the Northern lights
Not all guests Iceland fails to see the magic Aurora. Remember, an unforgettable show takes place in the sky only from September to April.
Unusual road signs
The identity of the country penetrated even to such familiar areas as road signs.
Gender policy on road signs
Identity does not preclude democracy, gender equality and many more things. All of this is reflected in such things as road signs.
Not to spoil!
The absence of a toilet in an open field – no reason to look for a suitable Bush.
Incredibly romantic lights
The inhabitants of Akureyri do not experience negative emotions at a red light. Nobody wants to disturb this signal.
So different pedestrian crossings
It would seem, what could be more banal “Zebra”? Iceland has a very unusual pedestrian crossings.
Fences with Windows
Open and good-neighbourly relations in the lives of ordinary Icelanders – a big window in the fence.
McDonalds – Museum exhibit
In Iceland it is impossible to eat French fries and cheeseburger. In 2009, products of McDonalds fell under the ban. The last portion of French fries with cheeseburger became a Museum exhibit.
In Iceland, meet a blue-eyed horse
If you like horses, you know how unusual blue-eyed horses. Only here you can find a horse with eyes of heavenly color.
Nature has endowed the “land of ice” a variety of minerals
In Iceland in walking distance to come back with an amazing find: the unusual mineral. With proper design it will be a worthy decoration of any interior.
Vending machine for beer lovers
In Iceland a lot of drinkers. Some 20 years ago, there finally were allowed to sell beer and abolished the “dry” law. In this vending machine you can even buy a bottle, even a whole crate of beer.
Instead of advertising the benefits how to tie a tie
Entrepreneurs Reykjavik are not looking for an advertising venue. The wall of the shopping center turned into a guide on tying neckties.
The Peninsula Snæfellsnes in Fosshorel on a full-time position “Mouser” took the cat. Unusual employee issued a special badge. The storm of mice the hotel has its own page in instagram.
Coins with marine animals
Fishing is one of the oldest in the country. Probably because the marine fauna adorn the Icelandic coins.
The grass roof provides thermal insulation
The first Icelanders have built a “sod house” for lack of a forest. Today the advanced countries are studying the experience of Iceland in the field of green roofs.
Icelandic airline calls the aircraft in honor of the volcanoes
During the flight passengers can not only read the description of the volcano, but also to learn of his difficult to pronounce name.
Iceland is the safest country
A small country for years without the regular army. Here even the police die of boredom. Sometimes they entertain the right while on duty.
Care of everything and everyone
Once in Iceland, you will feel concern at every step, starting with the airliner. For example, where you can dry your hands without leaving your mixer?
Back home, every tourist thinks about Souvenirs. Note cans mountain air of Iceland. With them you just do not have to pay extra for overweight Luggage.