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Iceland's icy, muddy roads mean you need rental insurance

Do I Really Need Car Rental in Insurance in Iceland?

Renting a car, campervan or motorhome and driving around Iceland’s Ring Road is the perfect way to see the country. You can go at your own pace and explore places like Vatnajökull National Park...
Akureyri at night. What are the best bars, restaurants and cafés?

Where to Eat in Akureyri (Restaurants and Cafés)

Akureyri may be considered a small city in the north of Iceland. But there is actually something quite charming. And I don't just mean about its picture-perfect landscapes. Only a few people are live...
Reynisfjara black sand beaches and basalt columns are Vik's signature natural attraction

Iceland’s South Coast: Vík and Environs

The tourism industry in Iceland is booming. With over 2.2 million annual visitors, our small Nordic island has become a tourist hotspot, topping the bucket lists of travelers all around the globe. While some...
Laugavegur street during a storm in Iceland

What to Do in Bad Weather in Iceland

Icelanders love to talk about the weather. This is probably because it has such a huge impact on our daily lives. We’ve braved massive amounts of snowfall, hurricane force winds, and torrential downpours more...
Beautiful winter sunset with Iceland driving tips

Winter Driving Tips For Iceland

Taking a vacation to Iceland in winter is something that more and more travelers are doing. And can you really blame them? With low prices on car rental and hotel as well as cool...
Iceland's most beautiful waterfall is Seljalandsfoss

Seljalandsfoss – Iceland’s Most Beautiful and Captivating Waterfall

I know we write a lot about waterfalls. From an outsider’s point of view, it may be hard to understand why. Once you set foot in Iceland, you’ll get it. Iceland’s nickname is the...
Akureyri church is a must see

24 Hours in Akureyri

Akureyri is a city located in the north of Iceland. It’s considered to be the second most important city in the country in terms of the number of inhabitants. There are around 20,000 Icelanders...
Icelandic cuisine includes hot dogs

Iceland’s Unofficial National Food: Hot Dogs

Do you know how to make a hot dog? You're probably giving me a strange look, thinking "Of course! Who doesn’t know how to make a hot dog! It’s basically the simplest thing ever"....
What is an Iceland F-road and when do they open?

What is an F-road in Iceland and are they open all year?

When researching an Iceland road trip, there are a couple of key points that will pop up quickly. The first is what type of vehicle to rent (car, campervan, or motorhome). Each mode of...
Beautiful Iceland Northern Lights at Godafoss waterfall

Iceland’s Magical Northern Lights

We are currently in one of my favorite times of year. Northern Lights season is here and many people are hoping to catch a glimpse of this nighttime splendor in the sky. From September...