From Iceland — Supernatural Iceland: Elves

Supernatural Iceland: Elves

Published February 7, 2022

Supernatural Iceland: Elves
Photo by
Art Bicnick

Welcome to Supernatural Iceland! In this episode we take a peak into the world of the infamous Icelandic elves, or ‘hidden folk’. Elvish tales are a huge part of Icelandic folklore, and continue to have a big impact on Icelandic society even in recent times.

Join Valur Grettisson, editor-in-chief of Reykjavík Grapevine, as he explores the world of folklore, other-worldly visits and strange happenings in Iceland. Meet ghosts, ghouls, goblins and even UFOs as we travel around the country seeking out the the strange and unusual.

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