I lived in Sauðárkrókur for several years and only left because I wanted to go to university to get my Master’s degree. I visited the town about a month ago and took these photos from the top of the hillside above the town. Behind me was the town cemetery which, I think, must have the best view of any cemetery in the country (and possibly farther afield). If you know of other cemeteries with great views, why not post a link?
The weather around Dyrhólaey was not exactly tranquil when I visited it in May. Reynisdrangar, situated at the other end of the beach, could be glimpsed through the rain:
The sea was raging, to say the least. This is taken from the top of the rock and was not nearly the biggest breaker I saw:
The weather was a little better the next day, when I revisited the site. This is the view of Dyrhólaey from near Reynisdrangar: