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November 12, 2019

Top Thermal Pools in Iceland

There are dozens of sites you’ll want to see and experience, and the thermal pools in Iceland are probably on your list. But which ones? The Blue Lagoon may be the most famous, but there are many, many more to choose from. You could plan an entire road trip that takes you from hot spring […]

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November 12, 2019 Making the Most of Your Iceland Adventure: 6 Volcanic Destinations You Don’t Want to Miss

Are you a traveler—not just another passenger on a cruise ship or one more harried office worker catching a few rays on weekends at the beach—but a real traveler? Do you dream about seeing and doing things very few before you have seen or done—scaling Kilimanjaro, seeing the majesty of Machu Picchu through the clouds, […]

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November 12, 2019 Check out Some Volcanoes in Iceland During Your Trip

Iceland is called the Land of Ice and Fire for a reason. Located on the mid-Atlantic ridge, the island is a volcanic hotspot, occasionally plagued by eruptions such as the 2010 eruption of Eyjafjallajökull, which is remembered for causing massive disruptions to air travel in Europe. Of course, the hotspot is also a great benefit to the […]

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November 11, 2019 Find Northern Lights in Iceland With This Comprehensive Guide

Many Iceland visitors love to hunt the Northern Lights for their magical experience. Do you want to know the best time and place for an ideal Northern Lights tour? We’ve put together a guide that will help you discover this beautiful scenery when you next visit Iceland. Read on to know how you can make […]

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July 12, 2019 Hiking in Iceland: Your Path to The Top Hikes in Iceland

Commonly known as “The Land of Fire and Ice”, Iceland features some of Europe’s most impressive glaciers as well as some of the most active volcanoes in the world. Iceland offers hiking aficionados some of the most breathtaking scenery imaginable. Indeed, there are gorgeous views of dark lava fields, sparkling blue waters, and lush green valleys. Below […]

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July 12, 2019 The Ultimate Guide to the National Parks in Iceland

Towering waterfalls, tranquil fjords, dramatic cliffs, green fields — many visitors to Iceland are drawn to its natural beauty. Though Iceland’s wild outdoor beauty is on display everywhere — from the Golden Circle, to the Westfjords, and beyond — nowhere is it more dramatically on display than in Iceland’s three National Parks. As with the world, National Parks […]

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July 11, 2019 Must See Waterfalls in Iceland

Iceland is a beautiful country. Most people start their exploration with the Golden Circle – Thingvellir National Park, Geysir geothermal field and, of course, one of the many waterfalls in Iceland, the Gullfoss Waterfall. However, Iceland has a lot more waterfalls than that. A lot more. The climate, which produces a lot of precipitation, combined with glaciation and tectonic […]

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April 16, 2019 Driving in Iceland? How to Stay Safe on the Road

One of the things you might hear about Iceland is that the island nation has the least developed road system in western Europe. Preparing to drive in Iceland means being aware of the specific hazards. It is not that every road in Iceland is bad, but that there are unique conditions that apply to the […]

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March 7, 2019 Everything You Need to Know About the South in Iceland

Most people who venture forth to Iceland know that there is quite a lot of adventure to be had. However, nowhere is the adventure so exciting and the natural beauty so captivating as in the South in Iceland. Glaciers, waterfalls, beaches, and more await you when you visit. While the south in Iceland has only […]

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February 5, 2019 Everything You Need to Know About the North in Iceland

Iceland is full of treasures to explore, from the Westfjords to the Golden Circle to the Snaefellsnes Peninsula. The north in Iceland is no exception. If you have the opportunity to venture there, you’ll enjoy a wide range of incredible sites in any season. Whether you have a few days or a month to explore, this is everything you’ll want […]

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January 4, 2019 Everything you need to know about the Golden Circle in Iceland

When visiting Iceland, one of the best and easiest adventures out of Reykjavik is the Golden Circle tour. This extensive loop takes you to some of the most beautiful sites in the Southwestern areas of Iceland. Indeed, this is all while staying on easy-to-drive roads through a safe and clean country. The views are magnificent […]

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December 8, 2018 Everything you need to know about the Westfjords in Iceland

The Icelandic Westfjords’ beauty lies in its strange balance of rugged drama and quiet calm. This wild peninsula — separated by an isthmus from the mainland — is studded with nature at her most intense. Mountains, fjords, waterfalls, beaches, wildlife, and a third of the coastland in Iceland. But despite the dramatic nature of the landscape, the Westfjords maintain […]

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December 6, 2018 Top Local Things To Do in Reykjavik

What to do in Reykjavik? What are the top Local things to do in Reykjavik, Iceland and what is unique about the locals here? Welcome to Reykjavik! If you are on your way to our beautiful Northernmost capital in the world, these might be the questions you have in mind: “What should I do in […]

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November 20, 2018 The Ultimate Icelandic Snacks: Your best friends on the road

You are in Iceland, and you just sat down in your comfortable rental car. Ahead are days of unbelievable exploration: Waterfalls, glaciers, black sand beaches, volcanoes and everything there in between. But aren’t you forgetting something? Yup! For every real road trip in Iceland, you need fantastic Icelandic snacks! Something to munch on during your […]

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November 5, 2018 Vegan-Friendly Restaurants in Reykjavík

Being Vegan in Iceland is not as hard as you might think, the selection of vegan options in grocery stores might not be as diverse as you are used to at home but Krónan has the best variety of vegan-friendly food of all grocery stores. In Reykjavík, the amount of restaurants that offer Vegan dishes […]

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November 5, 2018 Driving in Iceland during winter: 5 things to watch out for!

Ah, welcome November! It is finally winter!.  This post is written on Sunday, November 4th. I have just returned from an awesome Iceland road trip and I am already in my warm bed – recovering from the freezing cold Icelandic winter. The snow is here, so its time for some great tips for driving in […]

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November 3, 2018 Everything you need to know about the Snaefellsnes Peninsula in Iceland

In Western Iceland, around two hours outside of Reykjavik, you’ll find the breathtaking Snaefellsnes Peninsula. The site of a National Park that holds Snaefellsjokull glacier, this small yet incredibly diverse peninsula bursts with life and wonder. From volcanoes to glaciers; from black sand beaches to golden sand beaches; from quaint fishing villages to dramatic and wild craters, there […]

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October 31, 2018 Buying Alcohol in Iceland

There are strict rules about buying alcohol in Iceland and the sale of alcohol is heavily taxed so prices are high. Supermarkets are not allowed to sell alcohol of any kind but most restaurants are allowed to sell alcohol. The only stores that are allowed to sell alcohol are government owned alcohol stores called Vínbúðin. […]

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October 31, 2018 The Best Breakfast in Reykjavik: Your Local guide

Tags: Reykjavik, Breakfast in Reykjavik, The best Breakfast in Reykjavik, Things to do in Reykjavik, Reykjavik food, Food in Iceland & what to do in Reykjavik in the morning. Irrespective of the place you are in, a hale and hearty breakfast sets the tone for the entire day. So, your trip around our beautiful port […]

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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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