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!
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 .

Restaurant spotlight - Grillmarkaðurinn

27. Oct 2017 (Updated: 31. Oct 2017)
Grillmarkaðurinn or 'The grill market' is a fine dining restaurant located in the heart of Reykjavík. Grill market honours everything Icelandic, from...

Restaurant spotlight - Roadhouse

25. Oct 2017 (Updated: 31. Oct 2017)
Okay, so truth be told I will most likely be really biased in this post because Roadhouse is amongst my favourite places to eat. In fact, when I first came to I...

The Hardest Karaoke Song in the World.

09. Oct 2017 (Updated: 31. Oct 2017)
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When I was at University, Friday was my favourite day of the week. Not just because it meant the start of the weekend, but also because Friday was Karaoke night...

Justin Bieber In Iceland; The Pop Star's Ring Road Journey

04. Nov 2015 (Updated: 01. Feb 2017)
4 min read
Follow in the footsteps of Justin Bieber in Iceland, where did he go? What did he do? Why did he go there?

4 Great Icelandic Bands You May Not Have Heard Of

17. Dec 2015 (Updated: 01. Feb 2017)
2 min read
When you think of Iceland you likely envision its vast fields of unspoiled nature, raging volcanoes, astronomically proportionate glaciers or perhaps the miscon...

The Fabulous Guide to Gay Iceland

14. Apr 2016 (Updated: 01. Feb 2017)
5 min read
Iceland has become increasingly popular with LGBTQ+ tourists lately thanks to the country's open-mindedness and the marketing efforts of certain specialize...

The Complete Guide to Icelandic Festivals

14. May 2016 (Updated: 01. Feb 2017)
11 min read
A comprehensive guide to the biggest annual events all across Iceland. The best and biggest annual events in Iceland.