Glacier Hikes, Iceberg closeups, Walking between Continental plates : 10 Easy Adventures in Iceland

Iceland, fittingly called the land of Fire and Ice has some of the most remarkable landscapes on the planet. No wonder it keeps climbing up the charts for the best Adventure and Luxury vacation. The landscape changes every 30 minutes when you are driving around the island on the well paved Ring Road Read More …

Best of North Iceland in a Day with Air Iceland

When we were in Iceland we really wanted to go up North to visit the beautiful Lake Myvatn area, Godafoss, Akureyri and other vistas in North Iceland.  But we were on a time crunch and didn’t think we would make the drive all the way up North, so we decided Read More …

Silfra : Simplified Nordic Food at the ION Luxury Hotel in Iceland

Silfra is located on the “Golden Circle” route of Iceland inside the ION Adventure and Luxury hotel. The ION is a perfect base from which to explore Iceland’s rich heritage, hardy flora and fauna, and myriad opportunities for adventure. We were staying at the ION while hiking, chasing waterfalls and Read More …

Vegamót : A trendy Bistro Bar in Reykjavik

While shopping on Laugavegur, in the heart of Reykjavik we asked one of the young sales associates what her favorite restaurant in town was – She said Vegamot is where she goes with her friends for brunch or drinks and dinner with friends. So we decided to give it a try. After some Read More …

Snowmobile tour on Mýrdalsjökull glacier with Arcanum in Iceland

When I was looking at activities for our family to do in Iceland, hiking and snowmobiling on a glacier are the two things that caught my attention right away.  We were in Iceland to escape the Texas heat after all, so any activity on a Glacier sounded fascinating, so I signed up Read More …

Itinerary for seeing the Best of Iceland in a Week

We have just a couple of weeks before we leave for our trip to Iceland. This is a trip that I have been dreaming about and planning for the last few months. I haven’t even finished up some of my travelogues from last summer but I’m excited to write this Read More …