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Is Iceland tap water safe to drink?

Iceland Tap Water: Is it Safe?

There are lots of different questions that we ask when traveling to a foreign country for the first time. One of the biggest ones is whether or not we can drink water straight from...

How Expensive is Iceland?

Any traveler who comes to visit our fair shores will have many surprises awaiting them. There are, of course, the glorious landscapes, breathtaking waterfalls, and mammoth glaciers. Something they might not be expecting, however,...
Iceland EU member flag

Is Iceland a Member of the EU?

Is the geographical location of Iceland as a European nation enough justification to classify it as a member of the European Union (EU)? As a Scandinavian country with a Norse origin just like Denmark...
Turf churches are some of the prettiest churches in Iceland

8 Prettiest Churches in Iceland

While taking a road trip around Iceland’s Ring Road, you'll probably notice a lot of churches dotting the countryside. You might also be surprised to learn that this tiny Nordic island of nearly 340,000...
4x4 camper rental in Iceland's Highlands

Do I Need a 4×4 Camper Rental in Iceland?

A road trip around Iceland’s Ring Road in a camper van is the ultimate adventure. It’s great to disconnect for a while and get back to nature. You also have the chance to get...
Iceland day tours on the Ring Road

Iceland Day Tours: Where to Go and What to Do

There are so many cool things to see and do in Iceland that you might not be sure where to begin. Day tours are a great way to break it up into manageable chunks...
Videy island at sunset

Viðey Island: Nature, History, and Art Off Reykjavik’s Shores

When you fly into Reykjavik and head towards the city center, you're no doubt ready for the art, history and culture that await you. But did you know that just beyond the shores of...
Is a visa required for Iceland?

Is a Visa Required For Iceland?

If you’re planning to visit Iceland, it’s possible that you may need to obtain a visa for your trip. The Iceland visa requirements depend on your country of origin and how long you plan...
Reykjavik City Card gets you savings

Is the Reykjavik City Card Worth it?

As the capital of Iceland, Reykjavik has the best of both worlds. It’s big enough to have that cosmopolitan vibe but not so large that you lose that small-town feel. With a lively nightlife...
Iceland currency bills and banknotes

Your Guide to Iceland Currency

When traveling to a foreign country, you’ll be interacting with cash on a daily basis. Everything from clothes, souvenirs, and shopping to purchasing excursions from tour operators to dining out. And while you can...