Iceland in the eighties saw a seismic shift in society, including resolutions to the Cold War, the first female President and even the legalisation of beer. Discover more about the land of ice and fire during t... Read more ➞
The early settlers of Iceland are known for being tough, but tough people can also feel deep affection and longing for others. The characters of the Icelandic Sagas weren’t just fighters, they were also lovers.... Read more ➞
Ástarpungar, otherwise referred to as Icelandic Love Balls, are a delicious, donut-like delicacy served across the country. If you’re interested in tasting Ástarpungar yourself, follow our traditional recipe be... Read more ➞
Yesterday was Valentine’s day so love is in they air, or drifting over waters as the Icelandic saying goes (Ástin svífur yfir vötnum). The end of ‘love-day’ does not mean the end of romance. You should do somet... Read more ➞
The Icelandic Sagas might not be best known for the romance, but it’s there. Among the sea voyages, sword fights and poetry of the Vikings there is love and loss. These stories are what makes the Sagas so compe... Read more ➞
With its awe-inspiring nature, quaint settlements and promise of adventure, the world has quickly opened its eyes to the fact that Iceland is one of the most romantic travel destinations on the planet. Here are... Read more ➞
The Icelandic Sagas are known for being the stories of great men. Men who settled in harsh conditions on the small island in the North Atlantic and voyaged across the seas to discover worlds, impress kings and ... Read more ➞
The Westfjords based music festival Aldrei fór ég suður (“I Never Went South”) has announced its lineup for this year’s Easter weekend.
The festival is due to take place in Ísafjörður town from 19th-20th Ap... Read more ➞
Nothing beats fine dining for a Valentine’s Day celebration and, thankfully, Reykjavík has the restaurants to suffice. See below for our selection of the top 5 romantic restaurants in Iceland’s capital for Vale... Read more ➞
Recent discoveries at an archaeological dig in the East of Iceland could drastically reshape the way we think about the settlement history of the country. Stone artefacts display complex technological craftmans... Read more ➞
Pálína Axelsdóttir Njarðvík, the creator behind the Instagram account @farmlifeiceland, recently attracted the attention of Vogue Magazine, who made her a feature story on their site this February.
Naturally... Read more ➞