Icelandic Ring Road: The Road Trip Of A Lifetime

The Icelandic Ring Road, or Route 1,  is one of the most epic road trips in the world! The 1332 km Ring Road is the main road in Iceland. It is a circular road that connects most of the Icelandic settlements, as well as the spectacular natural beauty of Iceland’s most famous attractions.  You would […]

Glacier Walking and Ice Caving in Iceland

With over 11% of its landmass covered by glaciers, Iceland is the perfect destination for Glacier Walking and Ice Caving! People come to visit Iceland’s glaciers from all over the world. Whether you’re a seasoned caving expert or complete beginner, there is something for everyone to enjoy on the breathtaking landscapes of Iceland’s glaciers.  With […]

Skaftafell: Everything you need to know

Skaftafell is a truly spectacular location. From glaciers to volcanoes, to mountains and canyons, this is the perfect place to soak up Iceland’s most outstanding natural beauty.  In the past, Skaftafell was a National Park in its own right. It has now joined together with several other protected areas to form part of the enormous […]

10 Magical Hot Springs and Swimming Pools in Iceland

Iceland has got more hot springs and swimming pools than you could visit in a lifetime! Many natural hot springs are too hot to bathe in safely, so make sure you do your research before jumping into any steamy water!  This article will tell you everything you need to know about Hot Springs and Swimming pools […]
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The Northern Lights in Iceland: A Guide

Iceland is a wonderful place to see the Northern Lights (Aurora Borealis).  From green to yellow to blue to pink to red to purple, it can be difficult to believe that these beautiful dancing lights are completely natural. They have been captivating people for thousands of years who believed they were anything from the shining […]

The Ultimate Guide to Vatnajokull National Park

You simply cannot come to Iceland without a visit to our spectacular Vatnajökull National Park. You will find enough breath-taking scenery and exhilarating activities to keep you busy for a lifetime, but we have condensed everything you need to know into this ultimate guide to the park, helping you to get the most out of […]
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Everything to Ever Know About Thingvellir

Thingvellir National Park in Iceland is a UNESCO World Heritage site where the Mid-Atlantic Rift is visible above sea level, and fissures of pure water present magical underworlds for divers and snorkelers. Althingi, the longest-standing parliament in the world, was founded in Thingvellir, which shaped the park’s history. There are many aspects to Thingvellir National […]

Packing for Iceland: What to Bring and What NOT to Bring

Iceland is a land of changeable weather and otherworldly sights. It is essential to know what to pack to feel prepared on your trip to Iceland. From boots to waterproof camera cases, our list of organized essentials is enough to streamline any packing extravaganza when you need to know what to pack and what not […]

The Best Ever Guide to Horse Riding In Iceland

Horse riding in Iceland is a once in a lifetime experience.  The Icelandic horses are a special breed first brought to Iceland by the settling Norsemen and Vikings. The horses were of mixed descent when they arrived, though they were chosen for their short backs and physical strength so they would be easy to transport […]


Weather in Iceland is not as cold as you might think, but it can change very quickly.  The country is located close to the Arctic Circle and has both the Arctic and the Atlantic forces pushing in on it. It is more temperate than you would think. However, there are some icy months when traveling […]