Guide to the Icelandic Language
- Culture & Music
- Complete Guide to Iceland
- Travel Guide
An In-depth Guide - Origin - History - Toponymy - Travel Vocabulary - Helpful Language Tips
Icelandic is the official language of the Republic of Iceland. As one of the Nordic languages, it belongs to the family of the Germanic languages. You might wonder what you need to know for your visit to Iceland. In this in-depth guide, we are going to make approaching the language easy, with helpful, practical tips.
A Complete Guide to Hiking in Iceland
When is the best time to hike in Iceland and what are the most stunning hiking areas
Hiking is the best way to explore any country, especially Iceland. Discover places that are hidden from those who only follow the most frequented tourist routes. Read our guide to find out which are Iceland’s best hiking areas, when the best time to go hiking is, and what the most crucial items to have in your backpack
A Complete Guide to Puffins in Iceland
Where to see the puffins in Iceland, what season is best and further information
Iceland is home to more than 60% of the Earth's entire Atlantic puffin population, with anywhere from 8–10 million puffins inhabiting the island. Iceland is the world's puffin capital for sure! When is the best time and where are the best places to find puffins in Iceland? Read on to find out the answers!
A Complete Guide to Hallgrimskirkja Church
The Largest Church - The Symbol of Reykjavik - Unparalleled Panorama View
As an astounding landmark in the capital city of Iceland, Hallgrimskirkja Church is the highest building in downtown Reykjavik, dominating the skyline of the northernmost capital of the world. As a destination like no other, we are going to go over everything you need to know about visiting Hallgrimskirkja and nearby.
A Complete Guide to Whales in Iceland
Everything You Need to Know Before Going on a Whale Watching Tour in Iceland
Learn all about whales in Iceland. Whales are among the most enigmatic and fascinating creatures on our planet. Icelandic waters are some of their favorite areas to live, thanks to the advantageous location and natural assets. Uniquely in the world, you have a more than 90% chance of seeing whales around Iceland!
A Complete Guide to Eyjafjallajokull Glacier
2010 Eyjafjallajokull Eruptions - South Coast of Iceland - What to see - What to do
If we must pick one volcano to represent the dynamic volcanic energy beneath Iceland, it has to be Eyjafjallajokull glacier. The glacier volcano is unique in many ways.Now, it’s time for us to dive in - what’s so special about Eyjafjallajokull? And what to do and what to see when you are in the area.
Thingvellir National Park | Complete Guide
A Historical site and a jewel of nature - Nowhere on Earth is continental drift more visible!
Located on the Golden Circle route, Thingvellir National Park is one of the most frequently visited attractions in Iceland. This area contains interesting landscapes and has an outstanding significance both historically and geologically. Read our guide to get tips on what to do and see in Thingvellir National Park!
Silver Circle Adventure
Exploring the Silver Circle
Last week I was lucky enough to go on a trip I hadn't tried before, called the ‘Silver Circle’ tour. I knew all about the Golden Circle day tours and I’ve taken the trip many times, across different seasons and weather conditions! The silver circle, however, was new to me and I was far less familiar!
The Elephant Rock
A Guide to "Elephant Rock" in Westman Islands
'Elephant Rock’ is a natural rock formation in Heimaey, part of the Westman Islands or Vestmannaeyjar. The islands are a visitor attraction in their own right, but Elephant Rock is the main draw. The basalt rock structure is completely natural, but remarkably, largely resembles that of an elephant!
A Complete Guide to Vík í Mýrdal
South Iceland's Sea Front Village
Vik is the Southernmost village in Iceland and the only place that offers services and supplies in between Skógar and the West bank of the Mýrdalssandur, remote seafront village. Its population is gradually increasing due to tourism and its popularity is increasing as a picturesque stopover.
A Complete Guide to the Midnight Sun in Iceland
The Summer Solstice - The Best Places to Visit - Summer in Iceland
The Midnight sun - one thing all travelers find enchanting about June in Iceland. The light evenings help people unwind from the long Icelandic days and it’s one of the best times to visit the land of fire and ice! Find out more in the complete guide about traveling during the Midnight Sun in Iceland.
A Complete Guide to Reykjavik, the Capital of Iceland
The world's northernmost national capital
Get to know everything about Reykjavik. The capital of Iceland is a vibrant Nordic metropolis with colorful houses and interesting streets, where impressive museums and inspiring galleries unexpectedly pop up next to bakeries and bars. Find out detailed travel information about Reykjavik in this complete guide.
A Complete Guide to the Weather in Iceland
Iceland's climate and weather conditions - month by month
When it comes to standing in the open air looking for the Northern Lights, backpacking in the wilderness searching for hot springs, or just wandering around the colorful streets of downtown Reykjavík, the weather will be the most important factor affecting the way you feel. Read how to plan your trip accordingly.
Northern Lights in Iceland | The Complete Guide
Aurora Borealis Explained - Where & when to see the northern lights
Best time and locations, photo Tips & more - Learn all about the Northern Lights (Aurora Borealis) before your trip to Iceland. Don't miss the chance to see this amazing natural phenomenon!
5 Must-Do Iceland Tours
What to See & do in Iceland - An Activity Guide For Real Adventurers!
Avoid getting trapped in your car for endless hours! Your memories of the Icelandic landscapes will fade away very quickly if you do not go and experience Iceland with all of your senses. How can you make your Iceland trip unforgettable? Check this out!
Around the island in 7 days - The Ring Road
A unique experience and the perfect way of getting to know Iceland.
Traveling around the whole island in just one week? It is possible! Seven days are perfect to see a great variety of Icelandic landscapes and learn more about the country’s culture and folklore.
Stopover in Iceland
What To Do in Iceland If You Have Only a Few Hours or Days to Spend in Iceland
Halfway between North America and Europe, the location is ideal for a stopover in Iceland. Breathtaking nature, exciting adventures, rich culture and a charming Nordic atmosphere await you! Iceland is the perfect place to stopover for a mini vacation. Let us help you make the most of it!
What Should I Wear in Iceland?
A complete guide to what to wear in Iceland for every season
The weather in Iceland is ever changing and unpredictable, so you need to be prepared for everything. Here you can learn more about Iceland's climate and average temperatures, precipitation and wind speed. Find useful tips on what to wear in Iceland in the different seasons. For all travel styles!
A Complete Guide To The Snaefellsnes Peninsula
The Most Beautiful Places that You Must See in West Iceland
Snaefellsnes peninsula is the perfect place to visit if you only have a few days in Iceland. This enchanting area is only about a two-hour drive from Reykjavik, so it is the perfect place for a weekend getaway. Learn about the most beautiful and must-visit places on the Snaefellsnes peninsula in West Iceland!
Top 5 Geothermal Swimming Pools in and around Reykjavík
Bathing in geothermal water in Iceland
Hot water comes out of the ground in Iceland in many places. Icelanders have made their lives more comfortable by soaking in these fabulous hot pots. Going to the pool is almost compulsory when you are staying in Iceland! Read about the 5 best geothermal swimming pools that you must try when you come to Reykjavík!
8 Reasons Why You Should Go on an Educational Tour to Iceland
Adventure is the best way to learn
Have you ever heard the phrase “adventure is the best way to learn”? It’s true! Doing an educational tour in Iceland is a great way to learn all sorts of new things, get to know a different culture, as well as get to know yourself better. Here are 8 reasons why you should go on an educational tour to Iceland!
15 Popular Films and Tv Shows That Were Filmed in Iceland
Game of Thrones, Batman, Star Wars, Tomb Raider, Jame Bond, Walter Mitty, Oblivion, Thor, Noah, Captain America, The Tree of Life, Prometheus, Fast & Furious
Beautiful nature and dramatic scenery makes Iceland the perfect filming location. Find out which movies and shows were filmed in Iceland, you will be surprised!
A Complete Guide to Diamond Beach in Iceland
Complete guide to Iceland's famous Diamond Beach - Location, When to Visit, What to see & More
The Complete Travel Guide to Diamond Beach in Iceland. Even though it’s a six hour drive from Reykjavik, Diamond Beach is one of the most popular stops on the south coast