Sumardagurinn fyrsti (First Day of Summer)
0216Q1 Reykjavik, ICELAND: According to the Old Icelandic calendar, we are in the last few days of the month of EinmÃ¡nuÃ°ur. EinmÃ¡nuÃ°ur translates to one or last month, because it is the last month of the winter season. On Thursday, April 21st, we tip into the Icelandic month of Harpa. This is officially the First Day of Summer in Iceland and is a public holiday celebrating the end of winter and six months of summertime.