A GUIDE TO SAFE SELFIES

Selfies can be dangerous when you’re focusing on your pout and not the volcanic hot spring about to cover you in boiling water. Let us help you get the perfect selfie, not a nasty injury.

About the teacher

Stína Bang 38 years old is Head of Iceland Academy and is a Guide and Project manager. She has been working in the tourism industry since 2003 after accomplishing her hiking guide certificate.

More academy classes

  • Responsible travelling in Iceland

    Iceland is one of the most awe-inspiring places on earth. We’ll show you how to respect and be in harmony with Mother Nature, so you can feel at home.

  • Pack Warm

    Iceland’s weather is constantly changing. Follow these simple packing tips and you’ll be ready for anything, come rain, shine, or sudden snowstorm.

  • Staying safe in Iceland

    Iceland can be stunningly beautiful but also quite brutal. If you’re thinking about exploring Iceland’s stunning glaciers and breathtaking natural landscapes, this class will prepare you to travel safely.

  • Driving in Iceland

    Hiring a car is a great way to explore some of Iceland’s amazing secrets. But be warned, our crazy weather conditions, can make driving in Iceland very different from your own country. So be sure to take our Driving class before jumping behind the wheel. Happy driving.

  • How to avoid hot tub awkwardness

    Sharing a hot tub in Iceland is one of life’s little pleasures. In this class we’ll teach you the ins and outs of this most treasured of Icelandic customs. So in no time at all you’ll be getting relaxed and wrinkly like a local.

  • A Guide To Safe Selfies in Iceland

    Selfies can be dangerous when you’re focusing on your pout and not the volcanic hot spring about to cover you in boiling water. Let us help you get the perfect selfie, not a nasty injury.

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