Traveling for Taverns Guest Post: Forget Brennivin, Pass Me a Beer
Consume and Quaff / Iceland / Travel

Traveling for Taverns Guest Post: Forget Brennivin, Pass Me a Beer

Prohibition started in 1920 and ended in the United States on this day in 1933. Prohibition in Iceland went into effect in 1915 and lasted, to some extent, until March 1, 1989 (since celebrated as “Beer Day”). That’s quite a long time without a cold one to end the day. Luckily, Icelanders have embraced beer and its quickly becoming the … Continue reading

Insane About Iceland: Reykjavik, Part 2
Iceland / Travel

Insane About Iceland: Reykjavik, Part 2

Continued from Part 1… Eat: While cured shark (hákarl) is a traditional dish in Iceland, don’t worry that you’ll starve trying to find something to eat. People from around the world have settled in Iceland and, as a result, the cuisine is diverse–there are Italian, French, Mexican, Thai, Japanese and even Ethiopian restaurants. There is plenty to … Continue reading