MyCountry is a brand name for products made by Sysla Ltd. The brand name is intended to depict a strong relation to the origin of a product.
You can learn about and buy our products right here on this site.
Work is in progress on new "52 Tidbits" cards, that will be available in French, English, German and Icelandic.
Until then we will only be offering the following playing cards:
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Click the image to listen to the stories.
We offer playing card decks that contain 52 tidbits about Iceland, in both English and Icelandic. Tidbits about the highest mountain, the longest river, national flower, tallest Icelander, types of moss etc..
There is a selection of four front covers on our decks:
- Fjallabak, Behind the Mountains, (RAX)
- Eyjafjallajökull eruption in 2011 (RAX)
- The Northern Lights (Ellert Gretarsson)
- Hallgrímskirkja (Hallgrimur Church)
The Icelandic company Sysla Ltd was founded in the summer of 2013. It's primary purpose is to promote and sell Icelandic goods, handicraft and art.
Our web site was launched with the announcement of our first product - the playing cards - in August 2013.
Please note a change in our address, it's now Hverfisgata 100b, 101 Reykjavik.
Ragnar Axelsson (RAX) was born in Iceland in 1958 and started his training as a photographer at the age of 16 in a traditional photographic atelier. At 18 he was already a staff photographer at the le ... more