Ever wondered why in the last few years you’ve seen more and more pictures where you think “Wow that’s beautiful where is it?  Iceland?  Really?” well you’re probably not the only one.  Iceland has some of the most beautiful scenery on this planet and tourists have been catching on with recent annual increases of 20% tourism has quadrupled since 2002 particularly amongst Americans visitors with the number increasing 600% in that same period.

Photographer Arnar Kristjansson took these stunning pictures from Reykjavik in southern Iceland which should explain why travelers are putting Iceland on their bucket-list.  See the breathtaking pictures below!

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