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As co-founders of Other Iceland, we wanted to create a unique luxury travel experience that showcases Iceland's natural beauty, off-the-beaten-path destinations, and exclusive accommodations, utilizing our expertise and passion for luxury travel and local knowledge, which we have accumulated through years of experience in the industry.


The co-founders of Other Iceland, Einar Ólafur Matthíasson and Joost Haandrikman, bring together their unique backgrounds and expertise to elevate luxury travel experiences in Iceland.


With over a decade of experience as a driver guide, Einar has an in-depth knowledge of Iceland's landscapes, cultural nuances, and hidden gems. On the other hand, Joost's background in managing luxury hotels and sales at a luxury travel agency ensures a keen eye for detail, impeccable service, and a deep understanding of what luxury travelers truly desire.


Together, Einar and Joost pave the way for an exceptional travel experience in Iceland. Einar's expertise allows for personalized and immersive journeys, while Joost's background ensures attention to every luxury detail. Their joint efforts result in curated itineraries that combine the best of both worlds - showcasing Iceland's stunning landscapes, off-the-beaten-path destinations, and exclusive accommodations, while delivering unparalleled service and sophistication.


In the hands of these two accomplished individuals, luxury travel in Iceland is taken to new heights, providing clients with a seamless and extraordinary experience that exceeds expectations. Their collaboration enables Other Iceland to offer a unique blend of local knowledge, luxury amenities, and personalized attention, ensuring that every client's journey becomes an unforgettable adventure.


Ice in Iceland is both a mesmerizing and ever-changing natural wonder, with its majestic glaciers, crystal-clear ice caves, and breathtaking icebergs.

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