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Culture, Conduct & Customs in Iceland

Iceland is without a doubt one of the most beautiful countries in the world, where a trip out of the city can feel like your car turned in to a rocket transporting you to another world.  The geology of Iceland has shaped it in to something I have never seen anywhere else, and can’t wait […]

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Where To Eat in Reykjavik

Reykjavik has a great selection of eateries for just about every time of the day, and for pretty much any kind of cuisine you might be in the mood for.  We spent almost  week in Reykjavik, with these being some of our favourites places to eat! Chuck Norris Grill Laugavegur 30 This is a cool […]

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5 Sounds of Nature You Will Never Forget

As you travel, especially if you are interested in seeing wild animals or spending some time around other natural forces and phenomena, there are certain sounds which only nature makes – and some of these sounds will stay with you for ever.  Just like seeing an old photo which you took on safari, tasting food […]

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10 Weird Foods From Around The World

I’m quite a big fan of weird foods, especially meat, although I would prefer to refer to them as exotic, as I don’t look at many of them as being weird, whilst other foods which I find to be weird are widely enjoyed…  For example I draw the line at snails! Some people however have […]

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Iceland Road Trip Day 10

The end of an incredible journey through the south western corner of Iceland was coming to an end and day 10 was to be our last on the island.  Having stayed in the Guest House Frost and Fire for our last night we had an early morning – which was a shame as the northern […]

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Iceland Road Trip Day 9

Our road trip was starting to come to an end by the 9th day and after breakfast at the award winning Hotel Ranga near Hella, we headed east to explore the stunning south coast of Iceland…  which has an incredible of sights to see and if I am completely honest, if you have 2 days […]

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Iceland Road Trip Day 8

It was time on the 8th day to leave Reykjavik behind us for the rest of the trip and head out on the trail to discover Westeros…  I’m not really a Game of Thrones fan AT ALL, however tracking down some of the filming locations was great fun, and then getting to them was also […]

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Iceland Road Trip Day 7

One of the most special experiences you can have during a trip to Iceland is to take at least a day (I actually plan on going back one day and spending a few days exploring it) at the Snaefellsnes Peninsula…  It is one of the most stunning places I have ever been and includes places […]

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Iceland Road Trip Day 6

There are a couple of different modes of transport available for tours in and around Reykjavik which will give you the best possible view of the city as a whole…  You won’t regret it and it’s a great way to fill a full day. The Skies Over Reykjavik Whilst helicopter tours are always fairly expensive […]

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Iceland Road Trip Day 5

Day 5 was yet another day to use Reykjavik as a base for heading a little further afield – however this time we used a tour company (Mountaineers of Iceland) to make the most of a trip around the Golden Circle.  I usually pride myself on my photography but on this day it was hammering […]

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