traveling in Iceland

Visit Iceland in October

Visit Iceland in October

October is one of the least busy months in Iceland. The rush of the summer is over, and the festivities of early winter are yet to set in. So, plan to visit Iceland in October for the mild weather, with … Read More

Northern lights in Iceland

See the Northern Lights in Iceland!

Most travelers look forward to seeing the wondrous Northern Lights in Iceland. Science calls them the Aurora Borealis when the sky glows with greens, blues, and sometimes reds, which look glorious against our wide-open skies and rugged landscapes. Perfect Instagram … Read More

Iceland in September A perfect private walking tour

Visit Iceland in September

No matter what season you choose to visit. Your Friend in Reykjavik is excited to welcome you to Iceland! What better way to start your visit to Iceland in September than with a walking tour in Reykjavik with one of … Read More

A fun group on our Reykjavik food tour visiting Iceland in August

Visit Iceland in August? Excellent Choice!

Is it the best choice to visit Iceland in August? Well, August is a peak visitor month in Iceland for so many reasons. The weather, the sights, the festivals – it’s the perfect storm for good times in Iceland! With … Read MoreRead More

The Icelandic sheep are our four-legged Vikings

Icelandic Sheep – Our Four-Legged Vikings

The Vikings brought sheep to Iceland over a thousand years ago. Now, the humans didn’t wear horns, but some of these four-legged Vikings did! And they have adapted and flourished into hardy, fluffy mainstays for Icelanders. They provide wool for … Read MoreRead More

A screenshot of the Weather App

BEST APPS FOR ICELAND

Here is a list of the top  apps I recommend for your trip to Iceland The five first ones are kind of vital especially in winter time here on this rock 1) The official Icelandic weather app = Veður– On Android– … Read More

A gravel road in the middle of nowhere in Iceland

TEN TIPS FOR DRIVING IN ICELAND

It is great to drive around on your own time without any dependence on pre-fixed schedules or destinations. You can just enjoy the unique landscape of this rugged island on your own time. If that is what you have decided … Read More

My boy Odinn at Árbæjarsafn

TRAVELING WITH CHILDREN IN REYKJAVIK

It can be stressful traveling with children if you are not sure what to expect. We don‘t want you to be stressed so here are a few tips on what to bring and what to do in Reykjavik as a family. While visiting … Read More

An Overview of the Blue Lagoon

Tips on the Blue Lagoon

Most people traveling to Iceland visit the Blue Lagoon, and no wonder, it is a pretty unique place. The lagoon has a unique composition and consists of three active ingredients, Silica, Algae, and Minerals, all supposedly good for you, particularly … Read More