South Iceland Road Trip

After spending a wonderful 4 days exploring Reykjavík we took our rental car and headed south. I didn’t know what to expect, but our South Iceland road trip turned out to be our favorite part of the trip! As mentioned before we had rented a 4 wheel drive vehicle, which proved useful in the snowy March weather. The roads around Reykjavík are very Read More …

Seeing the Northern Lights in Iceland

We spent a week in Iceland in the beginning of March. We had many hopes for this trip. We wanted to see Ice Caves, swim between 2 continents, swim in the Blue Lagoon, pet Icelandic horses, explore Reykjavík and see some stellar waterfalls and geysers. The thing we desired most though, was to see the Northern Lights in Iceland. We had a few mishaps on the Read More …

Visiting the Blue Lagoon after a Red Eye Flight

Our Icelandair flight arrived to Keflavik International Airport at 6:45 in the morning.  We had pre-booked a Honda CR-V from Green Motion (you can read about our experience Renting a Car in Iceland) and were picked up at arrivals by the shuttle. Our first day in Iceland started with a visit to an iconic site in Iceland; the Blue Lagoon! Read More …

Renting a Car in Iceland

We spent a week exploring Reykjavik and the southern coast of Iceland by car in March 2016. This is our experience and tips for renting a car in Iceland.  Where should I rent a vehicle?  The first decision in booking a car in Iceland is deciding on where to pick it up. Most car rental companies will have an office Read More …