Iceland Travel Tips, Resources and More

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: 14. Jan 2021)
26 ideas, and more you can do on your Icelandic journey. Glacier expeditions, helicopter tours, caving and hundreds of other .

What To Check For When You Pick Up Your Rental Car

06. Dec 2017 (Updated: 17. Oct 2018)
2 min read
Renting a car can be an intimidating process. But, it doesn't have to be as long as you're aware of what you should look for, and what you should ask the rental...

Iceland 101: Rental Cars, Fuel, Driving & Safety

21. Jul 2016 (Updated: 17. Oct 2018)
6 min read
Information regarding rental cars, fuel, safety and driving in Iceland.

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...

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...

What To Pack For Iceland This Winter

30. Oct 2017 (Updated: 31. Oct 2017)
2 min read
Are you coming to Iceland this winter? Not sure what to bring with you? Well below I will make some recommendations on what to bring with you. Remember this is ...

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...

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...