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Reykjadalur hot springs

Reykjadalur hot springs

October 25, 2023

Hike to Reykjadalur hot river in Hveragerdi to experience a voyage into the heart of Iceland’s captivating scenery. Beyond its breathtaking scenery, this entrancing walk takes hikers to a natural hot spring hidden among undulating hills and steaming vents, a geothermal marvel. The thought of immersing yourself in the calming warmth of the river fills […]

October 25, 2023
Hrunalaug hot spring

Hrunalaug hot spring

October 14, 2023

Hrunalaug hot spring is a hidden gem, a remote haven where warmth meets wilderness, situated among the picturesque landscapes of South Iceland. Hrunalaug welcomes adventurous visitors to step off the beaten path and immerse themselves in the calming embrace of its natural thermal waters as one of the lesser-known geothermal marvels. One of the best […]

October 14, 2023
Efstidalur restaurant

Efstidalur restaurant

October 14, 2023

Efstidalur is more than a farm; it’s a charming destination in South Iceland that seamlessly blends agriculture, hospitality, and gastronomy. Situated against the backdrop of Iceland’s stunning landscapes, Efstidalur offers a unique experience for locals and visitors alike. “A really nice family run cattle farm with a small hotel, a restaurant with a view into […]

October 14, 2023
Thrastalundur restaurant

Thrastalundur restaurant

October 14, 2023

Thrastalundur is a kind of one-stop shop—a stylish restaurant, mini market, pizza parlor, and a family-friendly establishment that both parents and children can really enjoy. It is situated on the banks of the gently flowing Sog river approximately 10 minutes north of the town of Selfoss and 40 minutes by car from Reykjavík. “An ideal […]

October 14, 2023
Strondin pub

Strondin pub

October 14, 2023

Strondin Bistro and Bar, located in the center of Vík í Mýrdal, is a culinary haven that welcomes both locals and guests with open arms. This institution expertly combines contemporary design elements with a cozy, welcoming ambience to create a setting that enhances its varied food. The beef stew at the Strondin Pub in Vik […]

October 14, 2023
Seljavallalaug hot spring

Seljavallalaug hot spring

October 11, 2023

Seljavallalaug hot spring is famous with Instagrammers for its iconic photos, hidden away in the south Icelandic mountains, but it’s frequently passed up in favor of other nearby sights like the plane wreck and the aforementioned waterfalls. It is Iceland’s oldest pool that is still in use. It was constructed by a group of visionaries […]

October 11, 2023
Gluggafoss waterfall

Gluggafoss waterfall

October 8, 2023

Gluggafoss is a waterfall in southern Iceland, specifically in the Fljótshlíð area. As the most prominent member of a series of waterfalls running from the river Merkjá, it is also known as Merkjárfoss; both names are acknowledged on an on-site signpost. About Gluggafoss waterfall Gluggafoss, often referred to as Merkjárfoss, is a tribute to the wonders of nature. The name, which translates […]

October 8, 2023
Sky lagoon – review with all questions answered

Sky lagoon – review with all questions answered

October 7, 2023

Iceland may seem like a very cold country, but thanks to its geothermal energy, you will find many hot springs here, whether natural or man-made. Just one of the baths that you can enjoy directly in Reykjavik not only in cold weather is the Sky Lagoon, a newly opened bath overlooking the ocean. We have […]

October 7, 2023
Ægissíðufoss waterfall

Ægissíðufoss waterfall

October 7, 2023

Situated in the picturesque town of Hella, this waterfall is a testament to the natural wonders that abound in Iceland. Ægissíðufoss waterfall is a symphony of nature’s elements, drawing its waters from the surrounding landscapes. As it descends, the waterfall creates a mesmerizing dance of liquid threads, delicately weaving through rocks and moss-covered crevices. What […]

October 7, 2023
Faxi waterfall

Faxi waterfall

October 1, 2023

Hey fellow wanderers! 🌍 Have you ever heard about the Faxi waterfall in Iceland? Well, it’s kind of like the hidden gem of the Golden Circle. You might know it by different names like Faxifoss or Vatnsleysufoss, but one thing’s for sure — it’s a waterfall worth checking out! Tucked away in the southwestern part […]

October 1, 2023
Caves of Hella

Caves of Hella

October 1, 2023

Iceland, a land of fire and ice, is not only famed for its otherworldly landscapes but also for the hidden treasures that lie beneath its surface. The caves in Hella, a region known for its stunning natural beauty, offer a subterranean adventure that unveils the geological marvels and mystical allure of Iceland’s underground realm. Where […]

October 1, 2023
Þórufoss waterfall

Þórufoss waterfall

September 3, 2023

Iceland, known for its dramatic landscapes and captivating waterfalls, has a treasure trove of hidden gems waiting to be discovered. One such gem is the Þórufoss Waterfall, a secluded beauty that beckons adventurers seeking an off-the-beaten-path experience. In this blog post, we’ll delve into the enchanting hike to Þórufoss and explore why it’s a well-kept […]

September 3, 2023
Glymur waterfall

Glymur waterfall

September 3, 2023

Tucked away in Iceland’s captivating landscapes lies a hidden gem, the Glymur Waterfall. Standing as one of the country’s tallest waterfalls, Glymur offers a thrilling adventure for hikers and nature enthusiasts. This article will take you on a virtual journey, unveiling the magic of the Glymur waterfall hike, along with essential information on the trail […]

September 3, 2023
Swimming pool Akureyri

Swimming pool Akureyri

August 7, 2023

Akureyri is a thriving town in North Iceland surrounded by gorgeous surroundings, and its swimming pool is a delightful refuge not to be missed. Unlike a normal pool, this geothermal wonder provides a warm and peaceful bath in naturally heated waters, making it the ideal retreat from Iceland’s chilly climate. In this post, we’ll delve […]

August 7, 2023
Swimming pool Hofsós

Swimming pool Hofsós

May 21, 2023

The calm hamlet of Hofsos, nestled among the gorgeous scenery of Iceland’s North Coast, has a hidden jewel that promises a rejuvenating escape: its wonderful swimming pool. Prepare to enter an oasis of calm, stunning scenery, and warm geothermal waters as you go to Hofsos. In this post, we’ll take you on a virtual tour […]

May 21, 2023
Svöðufoss waterfall

Svöðufoss waterfall

May 21, 2023

Discover the breathtaking beauty of Svöðufoss, a magnificent waterfall located near the enchanting town of Olafsvík in Iceland. This hidden gem is a must-visit for nature enthusiasts and adventure seekers alike. As you approach Svöðufoss, you’ll be captivated by the thundering sound of cascading water and the mist that fills the air. The waterfall is […]

May 21, 2023
TOP 14 things to do in Vík í Mýrdal

TOP 14 things to do in Vík í Mýrdal

April 11, 2023

Whether you’re an adventurous traveler looking to explore the great outdoors or a culture seeker hoping to learn more about Iceland’s fascinating heritage, Vík í Mýrdal has plenty to offer. In this blog post, we’ll explore some of the best things to do in Vík í Mýrdal, so you can make the most of your […]

April 11, 2023
Swimming pool Blönduós

Swimming pool Blönduós

February 26, 2023

Similar to practically every small town, Blönduós also has a community pool where you may relax and rehydrate after a day of travel on chilly, wet days throughout the year. There are a few slides and a very small, 25-meter pool. Just next to the swimming pool is gym and travelers can you use nearby […]

February 26, 2023
TOP 8 things to do in Stokkseyri

TOP 8 things to do in Stokkseyri

February 4, 2023

Find things to do in Stokkseyri – accommodations like hostel, guesthouse and camping. So you can visit museum or swimming pool and shop in grocery store. Stokkseyri is a small fishing town located on the south coast of Iceland, just a short drive from the capital city of Reykjavik. Despite its small size, Stokkseyri offers plenty of […]

February 4, 2023
Swimming pool Egilsstaðir

Swimming pool Egilsstaðir

January 29, 2023

Same as in almost every small town, even in Egilsstadir you can find local swimming pool, where you can chill and warm yourself up after day of travel in cold rainy days through all the year. There is very simple, 25 m long pool and few slides. Just next to the swimming pool is gym […]

January 29, 2023
Fontana geothermal baths and spa in Laugarvatn

Fontana geothermal baths and spa in Laugarvatn

October 23, 2022

As a visitor of Golden circle in Iceland, I never heard of the the local hot springs, which you can find in the heart of the most visited area there. But while driving to the geysir, our second stop in Golden circle, we found out there is are pretty nice geothermal baths called Fontana spa […]

October 23, 2022
9 hot springs & pools in Westfjords you need to visit

9 hot springs & pools in Westfjords you need to visit

August 11, 2022

Bathing in hot springs is one of my favorite things about Iceland, so I’m delighted to be able to provide you with some information on this topic today. There are many hot springs or man made lagoons you can visit in Iceland and you can find many of them in the north part of Iceland […]

August 11, 2022
Secret lagoon in Iceland

Secret lagoon in Iceland

June 20, 2022

There are numerous hidden gems and landmarks in Iceland that many tourists are unaware of. The hidden hot spring Secret Lagoon is one such location (sometimes called Secret hot springs). This is an alternative to the Blue Lagoon or Sky Lagoon with paid entrance fee (far cheaper than the previous ones), and it is located […]

June 20, 2022
Iceland currency: How to understand money in Iceland

Iceland currency: How to understand money in Iceland

June 13, 2022

Iceland is one of the smallest countries to have its own currency. If you are planning a vacation in Iceland, you are certainly wondering what currency is used in Iceland and do I need cash and exchange money for Iceland. You can find the answer for this question in the next paragraph. What currency is […]

June 13, 2022
Getting gas in Iceland

Getting gas in Iceland

June 13, 2022

Almost every tourist coming to Iceland is using a rental car to travel around the Iceland. For some of them, however, getting gas in Iceland can be a novelty for several reasons. There are several types of petrol stations in Iceland, several ways you can pay for gas and you also always need a card […]

June 13, 2022
TOP 11 things to do in Sandgerdi

TOP 11 things to do in Sandgerdi

June 12, 2022

Sandgerdi, a little fishing village near Keflavík, is quite close to Keflavík International Airport. This could be a good alternative for individuals looking for low-cost lodging near the airport. However, the reduced price is paid by the fact that the village has fewer shops and services and there aren’t many things to do or places […]

June 12, 2022
Bonus grocery store – shopping guide

Bonus grocery store – shopping guide

June 10, 2022

Holidays in Iceland are definitely an unforgettable experience, but as many tourists have come to know first hand, it comes at a high cost. One of the first questions tourists ask when arriving in the country is: “Why is Iceland so expensive?”. The right question is: “How can you save money in Iceland?”  One solution […]

June 10, 2022
14 best souvenir shops with authentic gifts in Reykjavik

14 best souvenir shops with authentic gifts in Reykjavik

June 6, 2022

For many tourists, as well as for me, a holiday in Iceland was truly a unique experience that cannot be compared to a trip to any other country I have ever visited. Therefore, I and other travelers who visit Iceland every year want to preserve the sights of this beautiful country in the form of […]

June 6, 2022
TOP 19 things to do in Keflavík

TOP 19 things to do in Keflavík

June 6, 2022

If you’re planning a trip to Iceland, then Keflavík is one place you definitely don’t want to miss. This charming little town is nestled right by the sea, and it’s packed with all kinds of cool things to do and see. From soaking in geothermal spas (as Blue lagoon) to hiking through stunning landscapes, Keflavík […]

June 6, 2022
Top 7 most famous churches in Iceland

Top 7 most famous churches in Iceland

May 8, 2022

Churches in Iceland are spread all over the country, from the popular south to the Westfjords or the cold north. Icelandic churches are a stunning and instructive illustration of the evolution of architectural styles and materials. The oldest (and there aren’t many – maybe the fingers of one hand would be plenty for us) are […]

May 8, 2022

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