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What is the difference between Iceland and Greenland?

Many people get confused about the difference between Greenland and Iceland.  The two places do indeed share some traits. Both are known for their natural hot springs and dense Ice Sheets. They are sparsely populated, home to spectacular wildlife and they are both a wonderful place to look for the Northern Lights. The locals are […]
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The Hiker’s Guide to Iceland

Iceland is a wonderful place to go hiking.  There is an abundance of waterfalls, volcanoes, canyons, and glaciers, so you’ll never get bored on the trails! It would take a lifetime to discover all the incredible places that you can go hiking in Iceland. Unfortunately, most people aren’t able to visit for that long!  If […]
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A Guide To Boating and Rafting In Iceland

There are some awesome boating and river rafting adventures to be had in Iceland.  Thanks to the meltwater running off its mighty glaciers, Iceland has countless glacial rivers and lagoons that are waiting to be explored.  The oceans surrounding the country are teeming with life, offering plenty of opportunities to go whale watching or fishing […]
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Whale Watching Adventures In Iceland

If you want to see whales and dolphins in the wild, Iceland is the place to do it! The waters surrounding Iceland are teeming with life. An incredible variety of whales and dolphins come to hunt here year-round.  There are 23 different species of cetaceans that are regularly spotted in the Icelandic seas.  These include: […]
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The Ultimate Guide To The Golden Waterfall

Gullfoss waterfall, or The Golden Waterfall,  is one of the most visited attractions in the whole of Iceland.  It should come as no surprise! This stunning waterfall is an absolute joy to visit. The powerful water of the Hvíta river crashes over two separate tiers, before plummeting into a deep volcanic crevice.  The power of […]
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Where in the World is Iceland?

Iceland is an island in the North Atlantic Ocean. It is located directly on top of the Mid-Atlantic Ridge and therefore has an extensive history of volcanic and seismic activity. The name “Iceland” can be somewhat deceiving since it is not a land covered in ice, as many believe before traveling there. It is a varied […]
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Seljalandsfoss: The Complete Guide

Seljalandsfoss is a unique and beautiful waterfall near the South Coast of Iceland.  This is one of the very few places in the world that you can safely walk behind a crashing waterfall. From this unusual perspective, you will be covered in a fine mist of glacial meltwater that comes flowing down from the Eyjafjallajokull […]
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The Best Ski and Snow Tours of Iceland

Iceland is a world-class destination for winter sports. Dependable snowfall and breathtaking glaciers make it the perfect destination for a range of Ski and Snow Tours.  From Skiing to Glacier Climbing, to Ice Caving and even Snowmobiling, Iceland has a ski and snow tour for everyone. You can even take a kayaking trip in a […]
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Everything You Need To Know about Geysir

The Geysir Geothermal Area is a steaming and bubbling center of geothermal activity in the South West of Iceland.  It is situated along the world-famous Golden Circle sightseeing route, which can be driven in a day from the capital city of Reykjavik. You won’t be able to jump into any hot springs at The Geysir […]
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10 Best Caves to Visit in Iceland

Iceland is famous for its incredible caving adventures.  There are two different types of Cave that Iceland is famous for – Ice Caves and Lava Caves. Both of them offer a unique caving experience. You can even go snorkeling at the Silfra fissure, to see the extraordinary caves and rock formations that have been created […]
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