Iceland Gullfoss Waterfall Poster by Matthias Hauser
Iceland Gullfoss Waterfall Poster by Matthias Hauser. All posters are professionally printed, packaged, and shipped within 3 - 4 business days. Choose from multiple sizes and hundreds of frame and mat options.
Iceland's Historic Turf Houses: The Eco-Homes of the Future? ... Environmental Graffiti - "Many centuries before 'going green' became fashionable, Icelanders were constructing eco-friendly and energy efficient dwellings all over their island. Earth-sheltered houses have a long history that spans the globe from Africa to Europe. In Northern Europe evidence of turf houses (as they are known there) has been found as far back as the Iron Age. Later, the Romans used turf in the construction of…
Purple hill over traditional Icelandic farmhouses
Traditional Icelandic houses were made of stone, wood and turf, covered with the same grassy soil that surrounded them.They have a delicious "Hobbit house flavour"... In their own way, they are quite ecological... but more than one thousand years of building houses mostly out of wood almost dertified this island that was once covered by forests... Pictured in Skógar, Southwest Iceland.