Iceland is an awesome destination and if you are trying to decide where to take your family on holiday next year there is no doubt that Iceland with kids will an absolute winner. For older kids there are hiking opportunities, while for younger ones the opportunity to get into lots […]
Travel ideas for Iceland – trip tips and recommendations from my experiences travelling in Hungary. This Scandinavian island nation has diverse and beautiful landscapes, an attractive capital, and rich cultural traditions. Here you will find exciting travel ideas for travelling in Iceland so start planning your trip now and experience everything that Iceland has to offer travellers.
When I visited Iceland I was booked to do a glacier walk but the weather refused to cooperate and my trip was cancelled. The disappointment is still bothering me. Iceland is the perfect destination for a mountain glacier walking experience, whether you are a mountaineer or not. I have walked […]
I have written before of my first impressions of Iceland being a bit ordinary, mainly due to poor weather. I was frustrated in my desire to to hiking in Iceland’s much vaunted scenery. After all more than half of the country is over 400 metres and the violence of […]
A lot of visitors to Iceland go on a day tour of the south coast; Iceland tours that take you from Reykjavik and stop at the Vik Village, the two big waterfalls, perhaps the Skogar folk museum and the tongue of the Solheimajokull glacier. A nice alternative is to consider a […]
It is difficult to avoid reference to epic fantasy series Game of Thrones in Northern Ireland these days. The guide on the Belfast tour bus proudly announced Titanic Studios in the capital’s rejuvenated docklands as the “home of Game of Thrones” and that was only the start of the Game of […]
When my plane came in to land at Reykjavik airport it felt like I was arriving on the moon. A low, undulating landscape shrouded in mist and pockmarked by broken rock, colourless and lifeless. But as we got closer to the land I could see the ground was in fact […]