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Are you stopping in Reykjavik for only a few hours, but still wanna see the most important sights the city offers? We have a good proposal for you: Explore the city by foot in no more than 2-3 hours, without having to pay anything!
Snaefellsnes Peninsula is the perfect place to visit if you only have a few days in Iceland. This enchanting area is only around a two-hour drive from Reykjavik, so it is the perfect place for a weekend getaway.
The South Coast of Iceland is an extremely special and beautiful place. The South Coast of Iceland has it all – waterfalls, glaciers, beaches, glacier lagoons, mountains, volcanoes, nature reserves, and small villages. If you are looking for an adventure, not far from Reykjavik, the South Coast is a great place to go! Here we have compiled a list of amazing places and activities for you to explore on the South Coast of Iceland.
It is not that long ago since Icelanders started celebrating this day of love. We have other days, more authentic dedicated to love, both Konudagur (e. Women‘s day) and Bóndadagur (Husband‘s day).
But because of Valentine‘s day, we have chosen our 5 most romantic photos all taken somewhere in Iceland‘s secluded nature - except for one in Reykjavik.
Icelandic nature is endlessly diverse. When you travel in Iceland, you constantly encounter contrasts, whether it‘s the stark blackness of the sandy beaches against the vibrant green moss, the notoriously fast-changing weather which can warm you with sunshine one minute, but soak you through with rain or sleet the next. But we can all agree that it‘s quite beautiful. Here are 15 photographs that we feel capture the awesomeness of Icelandic nature.
Getting to know the whole island in just one week? It is possible! This trip is something very special, our guide showed us the most beautiful and picturesque landscapes of all parts of Iceland, no matter if the South, East, North or West! As I made thousands of unforgettable memories on my tour, I would love to share my highlights and favorite places with you!
So you‘ve come to Iceland to see the magical Northern Lights with your own eyes. Photographing the northern lights can be tricky, so we put together this quick guide for capturing nature's amazing light show.
Has anyone ever told you that Iceland is a nation rich with creative energy? Well it is! Just take a stroll through the capital and you will discover the local's penchant for adding splashes of colour to every corner of their city.
Þorri as we call it in Icelandic, is the personification of frost and winter in Norse mythology and the name of the fourth winter month in the Icelandic calendar. Þorri is a legendary Nordic King.
The Icelanders celebrate this month with a festival called Thorrablot.
Iceland is well known for its many stunningly beautiful waterfalls. The waterfalls are as diverse as they are many, and they are all worth a visit. We have compiled for you a list of 8 Must See Icelandic Waterfalls, and we suggest that you try to see as many of them on your visit to Iceland.