1. KorbenDallas

    1530s Iceland: Reykjahlíð vs. Saxa and Scalholdin. Vanished cities?

    This article was originally published on 2/2/2019. While looking for the origins of Saint Patersburg, I came across this 1539 map called Carta Marina. After zooming in on Iceland, and googling some of the cities, I ran into another map called Da Islandia Insula, and attributed to 1566. Below...