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Visit Iceland’s new LAVA Centre with Discover the World!

As if holiday makers need another reason to visit the land of fire and ice, 2017 saw the arrival of the high-tech, interactive Lava Centre in Hvolsvollur, 100km east of Reykjavik. Read on to find out more...
  • Destination Insiders

Thursday, 20th April 2017

Destination Specialist

A Chef’s Guide to Iceland’s Top Restaurants

Discover just why Iceland has been making is mark on the culinary scene with our round up of the top restaurants to try as recommended by a local chef.
  • Food & Culture

Monday, 3rd April 2017

Destination Specialist

8 things in Iceland you won’t believe!

From French fishing towns with French roadsigns to troll tantrums in the East Fjords - here are some facts about Iceland you may not believe!
  • Discover our World

Friday, 31st March 2017

Destination Specialist

A Spotlight on Canopy by Hilton Reykjavik City Centre

  • Destination Insiders
  • Where to Stay

Tuesday, 21st March 2017

Destination Specialist

Things To Do in Reykjavik

Discover the scenic wonders, history and culture of Reykjavik with our pick of 13 of the best things to do in and around the city
  • Destination Insiders

Friday, 17th March 2017

Destination Specialist

Exploring Jokulsarlon by Zodiac

Hundreds of blue icebergs drift serenely in magical Jokulsarlon. Travel Specialist, Louise, explores the majestic glacial lagoon by Zodiac...
  • Travel Stories

Friday, 17th March 2017

Destination Specialist

Our top things to do in the West Fjords, Iceland

The remote West Fjords are a distinct region in Iceland that offer something completely different to the rest of the country. Read on for our top things to do in the West Fjords.
  • Inspire Me

Wednesday, 1st March 2017

Bruno Kaufmann

5 reasons to choose escorted touring in Iceland

Nordic Sales Manager, Amy, shares her top 5 reasons to choose escorted touring in Iceland.
  • Destination Insiders

Thursday, 22nd December 2016

Amy Gibbs

Seeing Eye to Eye with Killer Whales in Iceland

We send our Travel Specialists out to our destinations so you have real experiences to draw on - here's what Doug made of his whale-watching experience on his Orcas & Aurora trip...
  • Wildlife

Friday, 4th November 2016

Doug Kington

Diary Extract: A day whale watching in Husavik, Iceland

Travel specialist and self proclaimed whale-watching enthusiast, Maria, had an experience of a lifetime during a short break in Húsavík.
  • Wildlife

Friday, 5th August 2016

Destination Specialist

Volcanic Activity In Iceland

From geysers to volcanic eruptions Iceland's geological activity is not only abundant but sensational. The country owes its very existence to its unique volcanic prone position on the North Atlantic Ridge.
  • Discover our World

Wednesday, 20th July 2016

Destination Specialist

Where To See The Northern Lights in Iceland

Discover the secrets to the best northern lights watching in Iceland with our Q&A guide to the electrifying – and sometimes elusive – aurora borealis...
  • Northern Lights

Wednesday, 29th June 2016

Will Gray