Do You Know

Do You Know: Iceland

Iceland, the island nation of just over 300,000 people has more writers, more books published, and more books read, per head, than anywhere else in the world. 

It is hard to avoid writers in Reykjavik. There is a phrase in Icelandic, “ad ganga med bok I maganum”, everyone gives birth to a book. Literally, everyone “has a book in their stomach”. One in 10 Icelanders will publish one.

Do you know: Unnamed railway station

Do you know: Fine Dining

Categories: Do You Know

Tagged as: , , , ,

2 replies »

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s