Now Your Home Can Smell Like Iceland, Care Of Sigur Rós!

Published February 13, 2013

Calling all Iceland-lovers! If you’ve been sitting around your home, lopi-clad, sipping tea steeped from the mystic herbs of the Icelandic countryside, perusing your photo album of Icelandic horses, with ‘Valtari’ on a never-ending loop, you’ve likely noticed that the current scent of your surroundings just isn’t cutting it.
Fear not, Sigur Rós has a released a scented candle that will woo you with the fragrance of Iceland. Called ‘Varðeldur’ (“camp fire”), the candle purports to smell of a driftwood campfire and will burn for 35 hours, RÚV reports.
The candle will set you back €21 (approximately 3,600 ISK) and is available for sale on Sigur Rós’ website.

Related:
FEATURE: The Boys Are Back In Town



News
Ticks Are Here To Stay

Ticks Are Here To Stay

by

Ticks in Iceland are likely here to stay, according to Vísir.is. Entomologist Erling Ólafsson told Vísir that all indications point

News
Direct Bus Between Keflavík And Akureyri Possible

Direct Bus Between Keflavík And Akureyri Possible

by

A tour company is looking into setting up a bus line that would take people from Keflavík International Airport directly

News
Newer, Bitier Species Of Midge Discovered

Newer, Bitier Species Of Midge Discovered

by

The tiny, rash-inducing biting fly that has plagued campers across North America has finally made its first appearance in Iceland,

News
Walking Path Around Holuhraun Opens

Walking Path Around Holuhraun Opens

by

You can now take a walk close to the Holuhraun lava field, provided you are very, very careful. RÚV reports

News
Blasphemy Now Legal In Iceland

Blasphemy Now Legal In Iceland

by

At long last, a bill that did away with Iceland’s blasphemy laws has been passed by parliament. RÚV reports that

News
Five Best News Stories of 2015

Five Best News Stories of 2015

by

Hard to believe that 2015 is already half over, but it is. Maybe it seems like only yesterday since the

Show Me More!