The black lava sand fields Solheimasandur derives from the volcano Katla in South Iceland. On a good day you can have amazing views from the beach of Mýrdalsjökull glacier and the small peninsula Dyrhóley, it’s a beautiful scenery with the Atlantic Ocean in the background. Sólheimasandur is also one of Iceland’s most iconic photography locations because of the famous abandon ...

Sólheimajökull glacier is located in South Iceland nearby the main road between Skógafoss waterfall and the village vík. The name of the glacier means “The Home of the Sun Glacier” and it’s easily accessible from the main road, the perfect stop if you are travelling in South Iceland. Sólheimajökull glacier is about 10 to 13 kilometers long and covers up around 44 square kilo ...

Road trip around Iceland is an unforgettable adventure experience that will not leave you disappointed. The Flight Network chose the Ring Road of Iceland as one of the World’s Best Once in a Lifetime Journeys. Driving through the unique regions of the island will give you the opportunity to experience everything that the country has to offer, including waterfalls, geysers, volc ...

Even though one could easily spend weeks only in North Iceland, it’s also possible for those who have limited time to go there on a shorter trip. Akureyri is the capital of the North but also the gateway to the amazing scenery and great outdoors of surrounding areas, including Lake Mývatn, Goðafoss waterfall, Dettifoss waterfall, Ásbyrgi canyon and friendly villages like Húsaví ...

Iceland is in many ways the perfect place for drone flying. The nature is very photographic as well as being remote, meaning you have good possibility to discover new places and make something no one have seen before. There are many good places for flying drone in Iceland, the most known tourist sights are sometimes a little bit over crowded but if you arrive at the right time ...

Are you thinking about visiting Iceland but not sure if it’s ideal to bring kids with you on the trip? Iceland is actually one of the most family friendly places to visit and there is plenty to experience for the whole family. Whether you are planning on just staying in Reykjavik or if you want to road trip around the country we have selected our favorite things to do with your ...

Snæfellsnes peninsula is known for its beauty, diverse nature and friendly fishing villages. The beautiful landscape of the peninsula has a lot to offer and so many things to see. Spend the day exploring beautiful beaches, friendly villages, lava caves, picturesque mountains, glacier and more. How to get there: Snæfellsnes peninsula is the perfect day trip from Reykjavik, it’s ...

Jökulsárlón Glacial Lagoon and Diamond beachJökulsárlón glacial lagoon is one of the most spectacular place to visit when in Iceland. The lagoon is located in southeast of Iceland and is part of Iceland’s largest National Park, Vatnajökulsþjóðgarður. It’s the perfect scenery for photography, with floating icebergs all around the water and sometimes you can see seals swimming in ...

1. Iceland is the smallest nation ever to qualify for a World Cup finals with population slightly over 335,000. The previous smallest country to qualify for the finals was Trinidad & Tobago with population around 1.3 million people. 2. Hannes Halldórsson the goalkeeper who saved the penalty shot from Messi against Argentina in the first game for Iceland in the World Cup al ...

Travelling to Iceland is easy, flights are available from many international destinations. Iceland is located midway between America and Europe. It’s the perfect stopover destination as it takes only about 3 hours to fly from Europe and 5 hours from North America. Keflavik International AirportKeflavik International Airport is located in the southwestern part of the country, o ...