Hey Tumblr iOS app, I rotated that image before uploading it here, don’t go and rotate it back.

This map of Iceland from 1862 is fascinating to me for a few reasons. Mainly that the names of large geographical features aren’t the same as they are today, e.g., what on the map is called Faxafjörðr (the large bay in the west where Reykjavík is located) is today called Faxaflói (flói being Icelandic for […]