You have to be a special person to come to a cold, wet island during the winter time. If you are reading this, then I guess you are one of those special people. Even though Iceland has about 4 hours of sunlight during the darkest winter month; Reykjavik is teeming with life and plenty of things to do.
Traditional Icelandic dishes revolved around lamb and fish since these were the most common resources around. But today I’m not going to discuss the meat options but the vegan ones.
If you are vegan or vegan in training here are a few of my tips while trying to find food in Iceland.
One thing they may not have told you is… that there is a happy hour for almost every hour in the day. Sounds too good to be true, well it´s not. As a well experienced happy hour enthusiast, I can safely say after a jammed packed day tour, there is not anything finer than an ice cold one.
Icelanders are no different from anyone with a right mind to love the tasty frozen dessert. However, we eat these all year round. So when you come to Iceland, come rain, sun, snow or volcanoes. We know the best spots to find a tasty treat. Here are our top 5 stops.
Take a bus tour or rent a car. Let me guide you with the pros and cons for each option. Hopefully by the end you will be able to make the decision that is best for you and the kind of adventure you are wanting.
Recent articles I have read, show that vinyl sales have increased from year to year, and are making a huge comeback. In this blog post, I will give you places to buy fabulous Icelandic music, and of course in vinyl.
Can’t sleep with the midnight sun? Well, neither can I. As you lay in your hotel room, too tired for the bars, but not tired enough to sleep. A whole world awaits to be discovered in and around Reykjavik.
Icelander’s are not a fan of waking up early. It’s not really in the culture to get out of bed before lunchtime so needless to say food is hard to come by in the mornings, well good food. Of course you have 1011 (the Icelandic version of 7-11) but there are definitely better options out there.