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Myvatn Nature Baths – Northern Europe’s Natural Spa

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As such,Note: All images in this article about the Myvatn Nature Baths are from their official Instagram account.  Iceland is well known for it’s cold, freezing temperatures, unforgiving climate, and a wealth of polar flora and fauna. This area, especially the North, is a volcanically and geologically hyperactive region. As such, it is home to a boundless amount of geological …

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The Most Complete Guide to the Blue Lagoon Ever Written

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Welcome to Iceland, and to what is sure to be one of your greatest adventures! The Land of Fire and Ice offers so much to see and do that it can be at times a bit overwhelming. Fear not! Among rugged excursions across hiking trails, glacier camping, volcanic exploration, and countless waterfall experiences, there is a magnificent hot spring and …

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Hiking Reykjadalur Hot Springs: Everything You Need To Know

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Most trips to Iceland begin and end in Reykjavik, the capital city and home to the nation’s only international airport. However, far fewer travelers make it to one of the country’s hidden gems less than an hour’s drive east of the capital. The Reykjadalur valley (“steam valley”) is home to picturesque views and rolling trails. There are fascinating geothermal terrains …

The 4 Most Amazing Iceland Hot Springs to Visit On Your Trip

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There are plenty of Iceland hot springs and pools to visit. The natural and man-made geothermal pools Iceland has to offer are well-renowned and easily a top-rated favorite among travelers. Nothing beats soaking in warm, bubbly water with a crisp breeze in your face and a cold beer in your hand. Below you can find four of our top favorite …

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Blue Lagoon Hair: Preventing and Treating An After Effect

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Are you on the lookout to travel to Iceland at some point in the future? In all probability, the Blue Lagoon is on your Iceland bucket list. As one of the most visited attractions in the country, if it’s your first trip to the Land of Fire and Ice, the Blue Lagoon should be considered! It is widely known as …

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Blue Lagoon at Night or During the Day? The Nitty Gritty

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Have you ever dreamed about taking a hot bath in geothermal waters at -5 degrees Celsius, wearing nothing but your swim suit, surrounded by hardened lava fields and beautiful, stark scenery? You’re not the only one! There are only a few locations that fit this to a T around the world (most of them located in Iceland), yet one of …

Myvatn Nature Baths vs The Blue Lagoon: Pros and Cons

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A stop off at a geothermal spring is on the itinerary of most tourists visiting Iceland. Let’s take a look at the two most traveled venues. The famous, water park-like Blue Lagoon and the lesser known but more remote and picturesque Myvatn Nature Baths. Both are open year round, from early morning till late, even in winter. Their geothermally-heated water …