13 04, 2017

The Blue Lagoon and Reykjanes Peninsula

April 13th, 2017|Iceland|15 Comments

The Blue Lagoon is the most popular tourist attraction in Iceland situated in between Keflavik airport and Reykjavik.  The Blue Lagoon and surrounding area of Reykjanes Peninsula offer the following points of interest for tourists and photographers; The Blue Lagoon spa The Blue Lagoon lake Grindavik The bridge between continents Gunnuhver Hot Springs Reykjanesta Gardur lighthouse [...]

10 04, 2017

Seltún to the Blue Lagoon

April 10th, 2017|Iceland|16 Comments

Seltún is a geothermal area in Iceland located close to Reykjavik and the Blue Lagoon.  Seltún offers the following points of interest for tourists and photographers; Mud pots and fumeroles Hot springs Hiking Reykjavik is within an hours driving distance of Seltun but you could also stay at a hotel in nearby Grindavik. Seltún Krýsuvík Seltún Krýsuvík [...]

8 04, 2017

Reykjavík to Seltún

April 8th, 2017|Iceland|29 Comments

Reykjavík is the capital city of Iceland which is located in Europe.  Reykjavík offers the following points of interest for tourists and photographers; Harpa concert hall and conference center Hallgrímskirkja cathedral (and view of the city) Day trips to the golden circle The sun voyager Tjörnin lake and Fríkirkjan í Reykjavík church (reflection photography) Northern lights [...]

7 04, 2017

Þingvellir to Reykjavík

April 7th, 2017|Iceland|18 Comments

Þingvellir is a national park and UNESCO world heritage site which is part of the golden circle of Iceland.  Þingvellir offers the following points of interest for tourists and photographers; Almannagjá fault, the continental divide and fault line between Eurasia and North America Öxarárfoss waterfalls Alþing - Iceland's parliament from the 10th to 18th century [...]

4 04, 2017

Geysir to Þingvellir

April 4th, 2017|Iceland|16 Comments

Geysir is a location where you'll find many geysers and is part of the Golden Circle of Iceland.  Geysir offers the following points of interest for tourists and photographers; Strokkur geyser Konungshver geyser Blesi geyser The great geysir Laugarjall mountain (view of the geysers) Geysir visitor center and cafe Geysir is just over an hours [...]

2 04, 2017

Gullfoss to Geysir

April 2nd, 2017|Iceland|17 Comments

Gullfoss are waterfalls located on the Golden Circle in Iceland.  Gullfoss waterfalls offer the following points of interest for tourists and photographers; Gullfoss waterfalls upper viewing platform Gullfoss waterfalls lower viewing platform (Summer only) Gullfoss visitor center and cafe Gullfoss is a 90 minute drive from Reykjavik so it's easy to visit whilst staying in the capital. [...]

31 03, 2017

Seljalandsfoss to Gullfoss

March 31st, 2017|Iceland|20 Comments

Seljalandsfoss is a waterfall in Iceland which is part of the Golden Circle. Seljalandsfoss offers the following points of interest for tourists and photographers; Seljalandsfoss waterfall The footpath behind Seljalandsfoss Gljúfrafoss waterfall Camping Icelandic horses (on route to Gulfoss) If you want to would like to stay as close as possible to Seljalandsfoss then I recommend the only hotel [...]

30 03, 2017

Skógafoss to Seljalandsfoss

March 30th, 2017|Iceland|10 Comments

Skógafoss is a waterfall in Iceland which is part of the Golden Circle.  Skógafoss offers the following points of interest for tourists and photographers; Skógafoss waterfalls - upper and lower viewing platforms Filming location of Thor - Dark World Camping Crashed DC 3 Plane If you wish to sleep where a Thor movie was made then [...]

27 03, 2017

Fjallsárlón to Skógafoss

March 27th, 2017|Iceland|29 Comments

Fjallsárlón is a glacier and lagoon in southern Iceland.  Fjallsárlón offers the following points of interest for tourists and photographers; Fjallsárlón glacier Fjallsárlón glacier lagoon Boat tours of the lagoon Öræfajökull volcano (largest active volcano in Iceland) The closest city to stay in for a visit to Fjallsárlón is Höfn, there are also hotels and hostels spread [...]

25 03, 2017

Jökulsárlón to Fjallsárlón

March 25th, 2017|Iceland|23 Comments

Jökulsárlón is a glacier lagoon in southern Iceland close to the town of Höfn.  Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon offers the following points of interest for tourists and photographers; Floating icebergs in the lagoon Floating icebergs in the ocean Glacier lagoon boat tour Day trips to the ice caves (November to March) Day trips for glacier walks Snowmobile [...]