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Top Ten Birding Spots in Iceland

Iceland may not top the tables for species numbers but if you’re after a birding holiday combined with jaw-dropping scenery, the island takes some beating.
  • Wildlife

Tuesday, 6th April 2021

Cathy Harlow

Stunning Images of Iceland’s Volcanic Eruption, March 2021

See stunning images by photographer Ragnar TH Sigurdsson of the dramatic eruption in the Fagradalsfjall area of the Reykjanes Peninsula that started on Friday 19 March 2021.
  • Adventure
  • Discover our World
  • Inspire Me

Sunday, 21st March 2021

Pam Forrest

Top 9 Volcanic Experiences in Iceland

After weeks of tremors and thousands of earthquakes, a volcano finally erupted on the Reykjanes Peninsula on Friday 19 March 2021, reminding the world that this North Atlantic island is a geological hot spot. Read on to take a look at some of the country's impressive geological and volcanic experiences.
  • Adventure
  • Destination Insiders

Saturday, 20th March 2021

Eric Shadbolt

When to Visit Iceland – Summer vs. Winter Travel

Iceland is an extraordinary destination, whatever time of year you visit. Discover 10 amazing places that prove there's always a good time to visit the Land of Fire and Ice.
  • Inspire Me

Monday, 8th March 2021

Eric Shadbolt

Diamond Circle: Exploring a new gem in North Iceland

The Land of Fire and Ice has a new jewel in its crown. Head north to tour the spectacular Diamond Circle and discover 250km of glittering wilderness.
  • Inspire Me

Wednesday, 28th October 2020

Will Gray

Did You Know This About Puffins?

Beloved by birders and nature enthusiasts everywhere, puffins are one of the most widely recognized, and arguably one of the most popular birds in the world. Learn everything you need to know about these fascinating seabirds with our round up of interesting facts.
  • Wildlife

Thursday, 11th June 2020

Doug Kington

Amazing Views of Iceland, A Photo Gallery of the East

Focusing on some of the island's lesser visited natural wonders, discover a different side of Iceland - the East.
  • Inspire Me

Sunday, 31st May 2020

Bruno Kaufmann

The Three Ultimate Must-Do Experiences in South Iceland

It only takes a few hours to reach the South Coast from Reykjavik, so we’ve picked our three ultimate must do experiences to include in your travel plans.
  • Destination Insiders

Wednesday, 27th May 2020

Alex Minnis

The Best Restaurants To Discover In The East Fjords

The pristine East Fjords are peppered with fishing villages, herb-smothered mountain slopes are grazed by sheep and reindeer, while fertile valleys shelter some of Iceland’s best agricultural land. Here are some of our favourite places to dine when visiting the east...
  • Food & Culture

Saturday, 2nd May 2020

Kim Stacey

Places in our hearts, a fond memory of Iceland

What does travel mean to us? From authors to adventurers, painters to teachers, families and solo travellers, we asked our clients to share their fondest travel memories. We share one such memory here.
  • Travel Stories

Monday, 20th April 2020

Nichol Callaghan

Our Iceland Accommodation Guide – The Best Hotels To Stay In

Whether you plan to stay within easy reach of Reykjavik or want to escape to the far north, Iceland has plenty of amazing accommodation options on offer.
  • Inspire Me
  • Where to Stay

Sunday, 12th April 2020

Eric Shadbolt

Travel Vicariously Through Film: The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, The Ultimate Introduction to Iceland

Iceland’s erupting geysers, sparkling glaciers and dramatic fjords have long served as a go-to when Hollywood requires a mystical, fantastical land... Let’s travel vicariously through film with ‘The Secret Life of Walter Mitty’, the ultimate introduction to Iceland.
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Monday, 23rd March 2020

Alex Minnis