Thingvellir is a popular national park in Iceland

Iceland’s National Parks: Mother Nature in All Her Glory

People coming to visit Iceland for the first time usually have one thing on their mind: enjoying the country’s spectacular natural beauty. We are blessed with an abundance of Mother Nature’s creations. And part...
Iceland's weather in May: Mountains and icebergs

Iceland’s Weather in May: Temperatures and More

When planning your trip to Iceland, there are certain things to know. In addition to which activities and things to do that you want to include on your itinerary, there’s a bigger question to...
Svartifoss black waterfall in Iceland

Svartifoss: The Black Waterfall in Iceland

Of the many splendors that Iceland has to offer, the country’s cascades are probably one of the most prominent. With over 10,000 dramatic drops and chutes to choose from, where to begin? While a...
Certain Icelandic words have no translation

Icelandic Words With No Translation

We’re pretty used to hearing that language is just another means of communication. It has to be effective and tends to evolve so that fewer words encompass more concepts. When we learn a foreign...
How to plan a road trip to Iceland and Vik church

How Do I Plan a Trip to Iceland?

Travel has changed a lot over time. In the past, the only options available were those offered by travel agents. Now, we have plenty of information available online. That allows most travelers to create...
Woman at War is an Icelandic movie filmed in Iceland

Woman at War – A Showcase of Icelandic Scenery

It’s possible that you may not recognize the title. For some, it may ring a bell. Don’t worry, you haven't gone crazy and you're not alone. But take note, as this little gem of...
Iceland solo travel tips with female traveler

Guide to Solo Travel in Iceland

Traveling bring so many benefits to your mind and body. It is a fact that traveling can make us happier, as it helps to reduce the stress we’re exposed to from our daily routines....
View of pebbles on Iceland's black sand beach Reynisfjara

Stunning Reynisfjara Black Sand Beach in Iceland

Iceland is a country known for its breathtaking natural beauty. The Land of Fire and Ice is home to explosive volcanoes, careening waterfalls, mammoth glaciers, and much more. Thanks to the country’s geology, Iceland...
Want to go hunting dragons in Iceland with this medieval drawing?

Hunting Dragons in Iceland – Lake Lagarfljót and Beyond

Did you know there are dragons in Iceland? I know...crazy, right? The country is known as the Land of Fire and Ice thanks to its explosive volcanoes and massive glaciers. But could Iceland also...
Free things to do in Iceland to save money

Things to do in Iceland for free

Iceland is the second most expensive country in the world. We received this non-so-attractive distinction due to many reasons. To mention a few, the VAT is high. Depending on the product/service, it could be...