Gallery: Iceland’s Solheimar Ecovillage is Still Going Strong After 84 ...

The community is self-sustaining, with a strong emphasis on organic horticulture, and craft.

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  1. frazinjn August 26, 2014 at 2:25 pm

    Spent a semester studying here – was fantastic! Sorry that you appear to have visited when nobody was out and about, it really is a thriving community in the truest sense!

  2. Antje Klugmann March 13, 2009 at 2:56 pm


    would like to live and work as a volunteer for three month in your village. Is this an option to do so?

    Regards Antje

  3. DingBurp December 13, 2005 at 3:42 pm

    Hold up. grass on rooves? dang that’s brilliant! no one has ever thought of that EVER! Seriously, hard to do and make it look nice without pesticides and fertilizer, probably the toughest things to get a hippie to use.

  4. Jaggae August 23, 2005 at 8:18 am

    Gosh! They’ve got living grass roofs! How cool is that!

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