Icelandic Culture

07. Jan 2020 (Updated: 15. Jan 2020)
Everything you need to know about snorkeling in the Silfra rift at Thingvellir or more places across Iceland. What to expect, what to be aware of and how to book.
30. Dec 2019 (Updated: 03. Jan 2020)
Everything you need to know about the Snæfellsnes Peninsula. Where to stay, what tours to do and more than 18 iconic sights to see.
27. Dec 2019 (Updated: 30. Dec 2019)
Learn about the naming conventions of the Icelandic language. How are Icelanders named? What are the naming regulations? How do you pronounce Icelandic names?
20. Dec 2019 (Updated: 02. Jan 2020)
Everything you need to know about the Blue Lagoon in Iceland. Budget tips, things to do and what to keep in mind. Written by local former Blue Lagoon staff.
17. Dec 2019 (Updated: 18. Dec 2019)
Read all about money and currency in Iceland. Conversion rates, average prices, tax-free shopping and tons of budget-saving tips!
03. Dec 2019 (Updated: 03. Jan 2020)
Everything you need to know about traveling to Vík in Iceland and visiting the Reynisfjara Black Sand Beach. traveler advice, warnings, and recommendations.
05. Nov 2019 (Updated: 02. Dec 2019)
How big is Iceland? Why is Iceland called Iceland? When is the best time to visit Iceland? Find out the answers to all of your burning questions about Iceland.
21. Aug 2019 (Updated: 18. Dec 2019)
A comprehensive guide for everything you need to know when renting a car in Iceland | Where to find the best prices, what to read, when to book and more!

Best Coffee Shops in Reykjavik | A Guide to Icelandic Coffee Culture

21. Jun 2019 (Updated: 05. Nov 2019)
A guide to Icelandic coffee culture and a list of the 7 most popular cafés and roasteries to grab the perfect cup of coffee in Reykjavik.

7 Food Experiences in Iceland You Cannot Miss

30. May 2019 (Updated: 12. Jun 2019)
Read about the 7 food experiences we think no visitor to Iceland should go without. Iceland is the perfect destination for foodie travelers, and here's why.
25. Jan 2019 (Updated: 17. Dec 2019)
26 ideas, and more you can do on your Icelandic journey. Glacier expeditions, helicopter tours, caving and hundreds of other .

The Ultimate Reykjavik Craft Beer Crawl

23. Aug 2018 (Updated: 26. Feb 2019)
Everything you need to know about craft beer in Iceland’s capital. By Jessica O’Neill @londoncraftbeer. 

Game of Thrones in Iceland

03. Jan 2016 (Updated: 17. Oct 2018)
4 min read
A quick guide to filming locations for the hit tv show 'Game Of Thrones' in Iceland.

Gyms In Iceland

22. Dec 2017 (Updated: 17. Oct 2018)
4 min read
Information on the best and most popular gyms in Iceland. If you're looking for a great training facility then check out this post.

The Most Purrrfect Café

29. Nov 2017 (Updated: 20. Aug 2018)
Iceland is set to welcome it's first ever cat-friendly café. Kattakaffihúsið will be in the downtown area of Reykjavik at Bergsta&...

Tommi's Burger Joint - Best Burger in the World.

13. Oct 2017 (Updated: 25. Apr 2018)
Last night after a heavy shopping experience at Costco and IKEA, me and my family were trying to decide on what to eat. Now, for some people this can be a quick...

New Year's Celebrations In Reykjavík

27. Dec 2017 (Updated: 28. Dec 2017)
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The new year is upon us! One more year down and one more year closer to death... Yes, that's right! Here at Northbound, we have an extremely positive outlook on...

Restaurant spotlight - Sushi Social

15. Nov 2017 (Updated: 16. Nov 2017)
Sushi Social is a popular restaurant located in downtown Reykjavík, it is a 'unique fusion of Japanese and South American cuisine combined with the fresh...

Bæjarins Beztu Pylsur - 'The Best Hot Dog in Town'.

23. Oct 2017 (Updated: 31. Oct 2017)
Bæjarins beztu pylsur translates to 'the best hot dog in town'. And I must say, they are correct. There's no false advertising here. In 2006 it was select...