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What amenities come with motorhome and campervan rental in Iceland?

Iceland Campervan and Motorhome Rental Amenities

Renting a car, campervan, or motorhome and making your way around Iceland’s Ring Road on four wheels is an unforgettable adventure you won't soon forget. Once you've decided to embark upon this journey, there...
Iceland's Vikings contributed to their history, language, and culture

Iceland’s Viking Past: The Settlements and The Sagas

Iceland is a unique place for many reasons. Not only is it a small island with fiery, active volcanoes and frosty glaciers, it also has a fascinating history. To me, one of the most...
Kirkjufell Mountain and Kirkjufellsfoss Waterfall at sunset in Snaefellsnes peninsula

Main Stops on Iceland’s Ring Road: Snaefellsnes Peninsula

We've made our way all around Iceland's Ring Road. Now it's time for one last stop: the Snaefellsnes peninsula. Known as Iceland in miniature, this collection of breathtaking natural attractions has everything from the...
How much does gas cost in Iceland?

Driving in Iceland: How Much Does Gas Cost?

When putting together a budget for your Iceland road trip, there are several things to keep in mind. You need to figure out the cost of hotel and car rental, or campervan and motorhome...
Iceland's iconic Sólheimasandur beach plane crash site

The Haunting DC-3 Plane Wreck at Sólheimasandur Beach

Along the windswept volcanic coasts of South Iceland's Sólheimasandur beach lay the remains of the Douglas DC-3 plane wreck. The white fuselage of the abandoned military aircraft rests in stark contrast against the black...
Frosty December day on Iceland's Snaefellsnesvegur road

Iceland’s December Weather: Average Temperatures, Snowfall, Daylight Hours

December is one of the best times of year to visit Iceland. The crowds of summer have dispersed. Locals and tourists alike flock to the mountains and national parks to take part in a...
Summer is one of the best times of the year to take an Iceland road trip.

What is the Best Month to Visit Iceland?

Iceland's popularity as a tourism destination has grown exponentially over the last decade. Every year, more and more tourists touch down on our shores. There are tons of activities to do and plenty of...
Desserts are one of the best parts of Christmas in Iceland

Typical Icelandic Foods at Christmas

Christmastime is without a doubt one of the most important celebrations for people from all around the world. If you are coming to Iceland around that special time of the year, you are in...
How long does it take to drive around Iceland's Ring Road?

How Long Does It Take to Drive Around Iceland’s Ring Road?

Anyone planning a road trip in Iceland will quickly discover that the country was made for driving. The Ring Road that encircles the small Nordic island also happens to pass by the majority of...
Whale tail in Arctic waters in Iceland

Whale Watching in Iceland – Gentle Beasts in Arctic Waters

The whale watching pursuit has begun. You're out on a boat in the middle of Húsavík’s Skjálfandi Bay and your eyes are peeled. When will the gentle beast poke its head out of the...