Bjarnarey, Iceland: A Bucolic Paradise

Published April 23, 2013
Updated September 1, 2017
Bjarnarey Iceland

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If the stoic island above looks uninhabited, it’s because it most likely is. While Bjarnarey comprises one part of the Vestmann Islands, due to a horrendous 1973 volcano eruption, all denizens of the quaint township were forced to evacuate and move to Iceland’s mainland for several months.

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