Also known as the Black Lava Pearl Beach, Djupalonssandur is located on the Snaefellness peninsula. The path that leads to Djupalonssandur is called the Nautastigur which translates to the Path of the Bull.
Stykkishólmur, otherwise known as Stykki, is a beautiful fishing town in the northeastern part of the Snaefellsnes peninsula. The town is home to some 1,240 residents and is the trade and services center of the Snaefellsnes peninsula.
As part of a national program to reduce municipal expenses, many local councils in Iceland merged several communities, as was done in the city Keflavik who incorporated with a number of communities under the name Riikansbaiir.