Man looking out from his Iceland campervan rental

Best Campervan Rental Companies in Iceland

I can’t think of a better vacation than packing up a campervan and taking a road trip around Iceland’s Ring Road. You’ve got a home on four wheels, your closest companion (or companions!) and...
WOW citybikes has signature purple bikes to rent all around Reykjavik

WOW Citybikes: Reykjavik on Two Wheels

Looking for a quick, cheap, easy, environmentally-friendly way to get around Reykjavik? Then look no further than WOW citybikes. For less than the price of a bus ticket, you can rent one of the...
Is Uber a transport option in Reykjavik?

Does Reykjavik Have Uber? Transport in Iceland’s Capital

There are certain things in life we take for granted. And it's easy to unknowingly make the false assumption that when we travel, things will be the same as they are at home.  This...
The Lake Mývatn Nature Baths are one of Iceland's best geothermal pools

Top 4 Hot Pots and Hot Springs in Iceland

Iceland is the country that has had a bathing culture for centuries. The geological and volcanic activity just beneath the surface of its breathtaking landscapes means the country is blessed with countless hot springs....
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...