Culture

Vok baths from above.
From the above the pools look like holes in the ice – which is the meaning of vok. Text: Eyglo Svala Arnarsdottir. Photos: Martijn Veenman / Vok Baths

Nutrition for the body and soul

Geothermal living

The hot water in lake Urridavatn is used for bathing in Vök Baths, brewing tea and beer – and cooking at Vök Bistro. “I feel the stress drain away in this unique blend of hot and cold water from Urridavatn lake by Egilsstadir in East Iceland.”