Eva worked in Reykjavik as a kindergarten teacher when her husband decided to buy a herring factory in his grandfather's hometown. Eva and her husband wanted to start a fish farm in it but if they realized that if renovated the house in Djúpavik tourists would also come to Djúpavik. So they decided to start a hotel in the working houses from the salting girls who worked in the herring factory before this is closed.

If you want to read the Story around Djúpavik you can download the story
also you can see part two of Eva's film on our facebookpage
Heima er best
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Michael Niggeler