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Exploring the Westfjords of Iceland

The Westfjords of Iceland is where the urban growth and tourist presence of Southwest Iceland (Reykjavik, the Keflavik Airport, etc) come to a grinding...
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10 Best Jackets For Iceland Adventures

Are you prepared for an unforgettable Icelandic adventure? You might be a local to the land of Fire and Ice looking for priceless new...
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Fjallsarlon vs Jökulsárlón: Comparing the Glacier Lagoons

No trip to Iceland is complete without a visit to one of the country’s pristine glacier lagoons. Thanks to the majestic Vatnajökull glacier, southern...

The 10 Best Restaurants in Akureyri Iceland

There are plenty of delicious restaurants to check out in Akureyri. From brunch cafés to dinner diners, it’s not hard to find a top-notch...
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South Iceland: 12 Incredible Experiences

Iceland is a magnificent land full of natural beauty and wonder. The island is quickly becoming a popular destination for those seeking to explore...
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East Iceland: A Complete Guide

The following is a guest post on East Iceland by Iceland in 8 Days contributor Kayla Sheffield. Unlike the urban Western region of Iceland, East...
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Iceland in September: The Ultimate Travel Guide

The amount of hype that has surrounded Iceland travel has left me completely engrossed in the landscape, culture, and attitude of the country. Iceland...
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Iceland’s Often Overlooked Snaefellsnes Peninsula

Iceland is one of the most beautiful countries in the world. It's cold, stunning beauty is unparalleled. Large mountain ranges rise out of the...
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Exploring Iceland 101: Kirkjufell and Kirkjufellsfoss

Iceland is becoming increasingly popular among tourists from all over the world; both those who have already visited it and those who are planning...
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6 Common Iceland Planning Mistakes

As you’re planning your Icelandic vacation, there are some common missteps you’ll want to avoid. This will help your Iceland planning, and assist you...