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elephant rock in Iceland close up picture
Iceland is a magnetizing country with various unique geographical features and many cool places to visit. With a name like Elephant Rock, Iceland reveals yet another mysterious geological wonder that has become a major tourist attraction. Elephant Rock is a natural rock formation that is part of a group of islands called Westman Islands or Vestmannaeyjar. It is only about...
Iceland trolls statue
The Land of Fire and Ice is famous for snow-capped mountains, active volcanoes, natural hot springs, and fascinating rock formations. Naturally Iceland is teeming with a rich history of folklore inspired by the dramatic Icelandic landscapes and mystical environment. Icelandic folklore also reflects the evolution of religion in this nation, drawing influences from Nordic mythology, Christianity, and Celtic fairy...
Group of puffins wildlife and animals in Iceland
Iceland is aptly called the Land of Fire and Ice because of contrasting terrain and breathtaking displays of elemental marvels. You can see active volcanoes, blue ice caves, natural hot springs, cascading waterfalls, and imposing icy glaciers. But what kind of animals can survive the harsh climate and when did they migrate to Iceland? Iceland is teeming with wildlife that...
Dog sledding in Iceland
Iceland is aptly called the Land of Fire and Ice because of stark contrasts from active volcanoes to glacier diamond lakes. The avid traveler who ventures into Iceland is in for an amazing treat. There are many activities distinctive to this country but most notably dog sledding. If you are looking for a unique experience and are an animal...
Iceland photography tips and tricks
You have made the right decision to book a trip to Iceland. This island nation is a photographer's dream and will leave you feeling in awe of nature’s bountiful beauty. Iceland photography is an adventure and a story waiting to be shared with friends and family. In Iceland, there are molten hot volcanoes, shiny diamond beaches, powerful waterfalls, icy...
Is Iceland in the EU main building
Iceland is considered a Nordic European island nation that is located in the North Atlantic and Arctic Oceans. This country has a small population size and has a total area of 103,000 square km (40,000 sq mi). Thus making it the least populated European country. Is Iceland in the EU? Iceland is a beautiful island nation with many cultural ties to...
Shopping in Iceland traditional sweater
One of the best things about going on vacation is buying souvenirs and other items to help you remember your trip. Whether it's a mug, keychain, or a piece of clothing, this item will always make you smile. And when it comes to shopping in Iceland, there are a few basic items that you want to think about picking...
Gullfoss waterfall Iceland
You've no doubt heard of Gullfoss Waterfall as part of Iceland's larger Golden Circle route. Along with Thingvellir National Park and Haukadalur Geothermal Valley, this beautiful Iceland waterfall is considered one of the Big Three. Iceland's golden waterfall is one that you definitely do not want to miss. And because it's so close to the country's capital, it makes...
RV dump stations in Iceland sign
So you’ve finally decided to use a recreational vehicle (RV) to traverse Iceland’s amazing great outdoors. And you’ve probably already planned a wonderful itinerary where you can see breathtaking sites. Some examples of these could be visiting Glymur the highest waterfall in Iceland and stargazing at the Aurora Borealis. RV Dump Stations in Iceland: How and Where But now you have...
Reykjanes Peninsula Iceland lava fields covered in moss
Iceland is called the Land of Fire and Ice because it’s teeming with beautiful landscapes, jarring contrasts, and rugged terrain. The Reykjanes Peninsula is no different and is characterized by geothermal mud pools, steaming lava fields, and unique rock formations. This peninsula is also home to the famous and luxurious Blue Lagoon and the Keflavik International Airport. Reykjanes Peninsula Visitors to...