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History of Hofn

History of Hofn

Updated: 28th January 2024 Nestled in the southeast of Iceland, Höfn is a quaint fishing town with a fascinating history that stretches back to the Viking Age. Its name, meaning ‘harbour’ in Icelandic, aptly reflects the town’s long-standing relationship with the sea, playing a crucial role in its development. From its early days as a… Read More »History of Hofn