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May 28, 2024

Exploring Iceland on a Budget: Money-Saving Tips

Iceland, a bucket list destination, offers landscapes straight out of a dream. Yet, for all its exquisite natural wonders, Iceland is also known for being crazy expensive and ranks as one of the most expensive countries to visit. 

Don’t let this hold you back! With proper planning and research, the cost of exploring this impressive island can be much more manageable.

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June 26, 2023 Touching the Arctic Circle: The Remote Beauty of North Iceland

If exploring some of our planet’s most remote and unique environments is your kind of travel adventure… read on, as you’ll probably want to add a visit to the Arctic Circle to your wish list.

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June 22, 2023 Unforgettable Icelandic Summer: The Top 15 Must-Do Activities

Fasten your seatbelts, grab the keys, and get ready to explore the top 15 must-do activities that will make your summer visit to Iceland absolutely unforgettable!

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June 17, 2023 Chasing Waterfalls: Exploring Iceland’s Breathtaking Cascades

Whether you're an intrepid explorer, a solo adventurer seeking solitude, or a family in search of unforgettable experiences, we’ve got you covered with ten of the most majestic cascades in Iceland.

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May 3, 2023 10 of the Best Things to See and Do in Iceland in June

June is a great time to visit Iceland. Finally, the rugged, rural roads of the Highlands open, giving road-trippers access to Iceland’s wilder side – as long as you hire a 4×4 vehicle. If you plan to stick to the Ring Road, a standard city car will do just fine in summer (but remember to […]

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April 26, 2023 Discovering Iceland’s Rich Food Culture: Tasting the Wonderful and the Weird!

Icelandic food will transport you back to the time of Vikings and the country’s first settlers – with dishes steeped in traditional techniques. Iceland’s history, climate, and geography underpin a unique culinary style, making it a popular destination for foodies seeking something a little different. 

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March 24, 2023 Iceland: All You Need To Know Before You Go!

If you’re heading to Iceland for your next adventure, knowing what to expect when you arrive will help you make the most of every moment. To help you get started, we’ve collated our favorite practical tips for planning ahead...

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March 9, 2023 Stuðlagil Canyon: East Iceland’s Secret Revealed

Until recently, Stuðlagil Canyon lay hidden by the deep, rapid-flowing waters of the River Jökla.  Just over a decade ago, this landscape was transformed, revealing one of east Iceland’s best-kept secrets.  The transformation happened when the Kárahnjúkavirkjun hydroelectric plant opened in 2009, and much of the River Jökla was redirected into the new Hálslón Reservoir. […]

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February 20, 2023 How Iceland Got Its Name

In a country brimming with contrasting landscapes, it’s easy to speculate about the alternative names that history could have assigned to Iceland. Here we unravel some of the country’s earliest history to explore why Iceland is called Iceland.

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February 9, 2023 10 Top Things to Do in Iceland in Spring 2023

Iceland is an all-year-round destination, but each passing season does offer a different experience. So, what can you expect if you visit Iceland in the spring?

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January 26, 2023 Action! Game of Thrones Filming Locations – A Self-Drive Adventure in Iceland

If adding a Game of Thrones flavor to your Iceland experience is your cup of tea, we have some helpful tips to share for planning a self-drive tour that will unearth the very best filming locations.

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January 20, 2023 11-Step Travel Checklist To Help You Plan Your Next Icelandic Adventure

Are you planning an Icelandic adventure in 2023? We’ve created this 11-Step Travel Checklist to help you with the basics and ensure you've got everything covered.

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January 19, 2023 A Guide to Driving Safely in Iceland This Winter

Driving through the land of Fire and Ice, it sounds exhilarating, right? We’ve pulled together a quick guide on everything you need to know to enjoy a stress-free road trip.

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