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October 17, 2018

Iceland: Top 5 Road Trips from Reykjavik

Are you planning a visiting to Iceland? Hurray! I am sure that you will love it here. And I would love to help with everything I can from my local knowledge. Whether you’re looking for road trips from Reykjavik or if you are traveling the ring road in Iceland, there is no shortage of incredible […]

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October 3, 2018 Adventure activities to do in Iceland

A travel story by Kain Mellowship on adventure activities to do in Iceland Adventure activities in Iceland: Go Hiking The Fimmvörðuháls trail. With so many attractions accessible by car, it’s easy to see why so many excited visitors flock to the south coast of Iceland as their first stop. With majestic waterfalls like Seljalandsfoss and […]

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October 2, 2018 Traveling the Ring Road in Iceland

Traveling the Ring Road in Iceland: HEADING NORTH A light drizzle taps on the window of our guesthouse in the heart of Reykjavík. It’s only 9 am but we need to rush to start our adventure and head down to Lagoon Car Rental to pick up our vehicle. We’ve got a hard day of traveling […]

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June 13, 2018 Bruarfoss waterfall in Iceland – the Blue Mystery

How to drive to Bruarfoss waterfall (Brúarfoss waterfall) Home to scenic landscapes and monumental feats of nature, Iceland is an explorers dream. It is no wonder that an increasing number of people are now flocking to the country to experience this beautiful country first hand. However, to explore the heavenly places in the country, I […]

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October 3, 2017 Traveling to Hornstrandir in Iceland

The Phantasmagorical Territory of Hornstrandir in Iceland For my eighth Icelandic adventure, I decided to forego the exciting places around the Ring Road and head to the phantasmagorical territory of Hornstrandir in Iceland, which I had often gazed at on the horizon during my many trips to the Westfjords, but which I had yet to […]

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July 25, 2017 Fjadrargljufur in Iceland – the Magical Canyon

How to drive to Fjadrargljufur in Iceland (Fjaðrárgljúfur) Those of you who have visited Iceland will agree this magical country is full of surprises. You may find yourself driving for miles without a soul in sight then all of a sudden, you reach a destination that will genuinely leave you in awe and question nature. […]

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July 20, 2017 Crash landing at Sólheimasandur

How to drive to Solheimasandur crash landing (Sólheimasandur) Commonly referred to as the land of fire and ice, Iceland is not only home to some of the world’s most beautiful landscapes but harbors a wealth of mysterious travel gems that entice people from all over the world to visit and discover. The Solheimasandur Plane Wreckage […]

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June 24, 2016 Taking a break at Seljavallalaug

One of Iceland’s oldest hot spring pools A travel story by Merlin Kafka. Seljavallalaug, a water pool built almost 100 years ago and supplied with natural hot water is one of the attractions that are easy to miss along the South Coast of Iceland, as it is along the route between Seljalandsfoss and Skógafoss. I had […]

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June 15, 2016 First light at Skogafoss

A morning at a waterfall A travel story by Merlin Kafka. When driving around Iceland, one cannot help but notice the astounding number of waterfalls that seem to be everywhere – the moment you think you have seen them all, another one will appear around the corner. Skogafoss is one of the most impressive ones and […]

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June 8, 2016 Endless coastlines

Taking in the views from Dyrhólaey A travel story by Merlin Kafka. Exploring the vast coastline of Iceland is something I would recommend to anyone planning to visit. Dyrhólaey is the ideal location to do this as it is not only scenic in itself, but also provides breath-taking views to any direction. Eastwards one can […]

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June 3, 2016 Driving through Iceland

  A travel story by Merlin Kafka. At the start of April 2016, I had the great pleasure of photographing the south coast of Iceland and discovering its vast landscapes and breath-taking views. My name is Merlin Kafka and I am a 23-year-old travel photographer, and just like for most people, Iceland had long been […]

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