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...
A couple enjoying breakfast during their Iceland campervan road trip

Top 4 Reasons to Do an Iceland Campervan Road Trip

Let's just get right to it. There are certain things that should be on everyone's bucket list. If a campervan road trip through Iceland isn't on yours, get that list out right now and...
Iceland's famous Westfjords

Main Stops on Iceland’s Ring Road: West Iceland and the Westfjords

West Iceland is a region that quite frankly doesn’t get as much love as the rest of the country. It’s not nearly as famous as the South. It also doesn’t have the dozens of...
Halldórskaffi is one of Vik's best restaurants with this salmon salad and Arctic char

Where to Eat in Vik: Best Restaurants and Dining Options

Apart from Reykjavik, the small coastal village of Vík on Iceland’s South Coast is probably one of the most visited towns in the country. It’s a popular stop located right on the Ring Road...
Icelandic woman shocked at bad tourist behavior

Tourism in Iceland: Horror Stories and How You Can Be Different

Iceland has experienced a tourism boom that it was not entirely prepared for. As a result, many tourists come here and behave in ways that are at best, not entirely respectful, and at worst,...
Beautiful Icelandic landscape in winter at dusk

How Dark is Iceland in the Winter?

Iceland is a land of stark contrasts and great extremes. It’s known as the Land of Fire and Ice due to the rich diversity of its landscapes. Thanks to its northern latitude, there is...
Sheep walking on the Ring Road in North Iceland

Main Stops on Iceland’s Ring Road: North Iceland and Akureyri

We’re winding up our trip around Iceland’s Ring Road. We started off in Reykjavik and nearby attractions, made our way down and traveled across the South Coast and then headed up north towards the...