Strýtan Divecenter’s Birthday Weekend

Strýtan Divecenter’s Birthday Weekend

The year 2017 is quite a big year for Strýtan Divecenter and that’s why we’re going to celebrate! 20 years ago Erlendur Bogason dived the hydrothermal chimneys first and managed to prove that the old fishermen were right when they measured the fjord with...
Another great upgrade for Strýtan Divecenter!

Another great upgrade for Strýtan Divecenter!

So far the year of 2017 has been great and we know it’s only going to be better! We’ve had our second upgrade in a short time and now we can proudly say that we are a PADI 5* Instructor Development Dive Resort! We are so excited for what the future may...
Strýtan Divecenter is now a PADI 5* Dive Resort!

Strýtan Divecenter is now a PADI 5* Dive Resort!

After giving out PADI certifications since 2010, when Erlendur Bogason got his PADI Open Water Instructor, we finally managed to get Strýtan Divecenter listed as a PADI 5* Dive Resort! We’re so happy to be a part of the PADI community and we’re looking...
PADI Women Dive Day

PADI Women Dive Day

In the great year of 2017, Strýtan Divecenter is going to host it’s first PADI Women Dive Day event! The international Women Dive Day is going to be on the 15th of July 2017 and we’re excited to participate! We’re going to have a lot of great deals...
The Big Year of 2017

The Big Year of 2017

The year 2017 will be quite big for the scuba diver Erlendur Bogason. It’ll be the anniversary of incredibly many things that are involved with the underwater world in Eyjafjörður. Because of this big year of 2017 we’re going to through the timeline of certain events...
Pro Active Diving

Pro Active Diving

Erlendur Bogason has been working on a project! A new project, called Pro-Active Diving. The project’s purpose is to create a network for divers and scientists to connect through local dive shops so that divers at any level will be able to contribute to human...
Diving Iceland’s Hydrothermal Vents

Diving Iceland’s Hydrothermal Vents

Strýtan – Diving Iceland’s Hydrothermal Vents Text and photos by Michael Salvarezza and Christopher P. Weaver original location –...
Traveller.com.au ranks Nesgjá nr.7 in the world

Traveller.com.au ranks Nesgjá nr.7 in the world

Secret spots: 20 amazing travel destinations you’ve never heard of   Exploring a continental divide 7 NESGJA FISSURE, NORTH ICELAND From above, the Nesgja fissure doesn’t look like much – a watery trench reaching across boggy North Icelandic coastal...
Diving in the Land of Fire and Ice

Diving in the Land of Fire and Ice

Take a Photo Journey into Iceland’s Underwater Wonders Text and Photos By Michael Salvarezza and Christopher P. Weaver Iceland Iceland is a land of contradiction. Geologically and volcanically active, the land is scarred from recent lava flows and contorted and...