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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February 13, 2020 Top 10 things to do in Iceland in March

Did you know that the word “geyser” comes from Iceland? Watching geysers blow is just one of many fun things to do in Iceland. Tourists come from all over to see geysers, volcanoes, and hear tell of the elves many Icelanders claim to be real. The old Icelandic calendar listed March as a winter month […]

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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 17, 2019 How Expensive is Iceland? 7 Financial Facts about Visiting the Country

When you want to travel to the Land of Fire and Ice, your first thought is you might not be able to afford it. But you might be surprised to find out Iceland isn’t as expensive as most people imagine. Even though Iceland is ranked as one of the most expensive countries in the world, […]

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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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May 23, 2018 Motorhomes – A quick video guide to the basic features

TAKE THE HEADACHE out of arranging both accommodation and a car rental by combining the two in one of our quality motorhomes.  Imagine waking up in your mobile accommodation each day to the view of your choice: from the peaceful seclusion of the quiet countryside, enjoying the facilities at a sociable campsite, or next to […]

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