February 14, 2020 The best places to spot puffins in Iceland

Are you preparing for a trip to Iceland? Iceland is one of the most unique countries in the world where you can gaze at volcanoes, relax in hot springs, and explore the amazing Icelandic culture and historical sites. But many tourists don’t consider seeing puffins in Iceland.

Puffins are cute birds native to the Atlantic Ocean. They have penguin-like coloring during the mating season; however, in the winter months their coat turns grey. About 60% of all puffins nest in Iceland and lay their eggs during the spring. They don’t stay for long and leave their nesting area at the end of summer.

Sadly, the puffin population is declining. So, if you’re taking a trip to Iceland, make it a point to catch a glimpse of these unique birds. But where do you find them?

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January 20, 2020 A Guide to Akureyri: the Capital of North Iceland

If you were waiting for the boom in Iceland tourism to slow down before planning a trip to the Land of Fire and Ice, now’s your chance. For the first time in ten years, tourist numbers to this gorgeous destination are down. This is great news for those who’d love to experience the country at it’s best, […]

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December 16, 2019 Your Ultimate Guide to Visiting Iceland in January

For many of us, by the time the holidays are over, we’re ready to take a vacation from our holiday vacation. If you find yourself in that place, you should consider escaping to Iceland this January. This island nation offers some of the most stunning natural views in the world. If you’re planning on visiting […]

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April 24, 2019 The Best Road Trip in Iceland

WHAT IS THE BEST ROAD TRIP IN ICELAND? The Best way to get around Icealnd is on your own terms in your own (rental) car. That way you have complete control over where to go and what to do. The freedom to choose what to explore is priceless when you’re in Iceland. Most people realise […]

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