The ancient parsonage and farm of Holt in Önundarfjörður in the Westfjords of Iceland. It was the birthplace of Bishop Brynjólfur Sveinsson (1605-1675). In the mountains behind the church is what is known as a hanging valley (I shall have more on that in a future post).
Holt í Önundarfirði
by Rajan ParrikarCategories: Culture, History, Iceland, Landscape, ReligionTags: Brynjólfur Sveinsson, Canon 5D Mark II, Church, Farm, Hanging Valley, Holt, Holt í Önundarfirði, Önundarfjörður, West Fjords, Westfjords, Zeiss 50 f/2 Makro Planar
Great. This is also the home of one of my cousins ,,in the west”
,,These hanging valleys of the west”