An all Tomato Lunch at Fridheimar Greenhouse in Iceland

We visited Friðheimar just outside of Reykholt in South Iceland while we were on the “Golden circle” drive. Friðheimar is a vegetable farm where their main product is tomatoes. The tomatoes in Iceland are red and juicy owing to the volcanic rich soil, we saw a lot of people munching Read More …

Iceland Diamond Circle Tour: 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 …

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 …

Iceland Itinerary for seeing the best of the island in a week

We spent a week in Iceland, a trip that I have been dreaming about and planning for a few months. Like most of our other trips, this was a tightly packed Iceland Itinerary for seeing the best of the island in 7 days – from chasing waterfalls, snowmobile rides. The Read More …

Vegamót: A trendy Bistro Bar in Reykjavik, Iceland

While shopping on Laugavegur, in the heart of Reykjavik we asked one of the young sales associates where to eat in Reykjavik, Iceland, 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 Read More …

If you don’t like the weather in Iceland, give it 5 minutes! by Jini Ryan

If you don’t like the weather in Iceland, give it 5 minutes! by Jini Ryan Iceland is touting itself as the perfect stopover destination on the way to Europe. It’s perfectly situated for this — just a few hours from major cities on the east coast of the United States. Read More …