When will the next eruption?

When will the next eruption?

It’s been approximately 3 years since the last eruption in Iceland. Holuhraun, which started in August 2014 and ended February 2015 was the largest eruption in Iceland since 1783. There is an eruption here approximately every 4 years and is about due for the next eruptions. In this blog I will give you a couple…

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Vegan Iceland

Vegan Iceland

It’s no surprise that Iceland is a meat-eating country. Due to Iceland’s remote location and that is one huge volcano, very little grows here. 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…

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Hmmmm….Icelandic Soup Recipes

Hmmmm….Icelandic Soup Recipes

Kjötsúpa – Icelandic Meat Soup Recipe INGREDIENTS 2 pounds Icelandic lamb shank, on or off the bone (If off the bone, cut into 1 inch chunks) 8 -10 Icelandic lamb neck bones (about 2 inches) 5- 6 carrots, chopped 1 white onion, chopped 4 – 5 yellow potatoes, cubed 1 large rutabega (aka Swede), cubed Arctic…

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A night beneath the skies with BusTravel

A night beneath the skies with BusTravel

Definition:// a natural electrical phenomenon characterized by the appearance of streamers of reddish or greenish light in the sky, especially near the northern or southern magnetic pole. The effect is caused by the interaction of charged particles from the sun with atoms in the upper atmosphere.   …or in other words, Northern Lights. One of…

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We scream for ice cream in Iceland!

We scream for ice cream in Iceland!

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. 1. Valdís  Located: Grandagarður,…

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Rental Cars VS. Tour Buses

Rental Cars VS. Tour Buses

Travelling abroad is always a bundle of emotions. Whether you’re a travelling pro or a first timer, the process from booking your ticket to decided what to pack, to the beehive operations that is commonly known as the airport. A lot is to be carefully planned out and thought through. The most common concern when…

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Sleepless in the Midnight Sun

Sleepless in the Midnight Sun

Top Three Midnight Sun Walks 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. Besides for the breathtaking sunsets that happen around midnight, there is…

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WaterFALL in love with Iceland

WaterFALL in love with Iceland

Welcome to Iceland. For those new to this beautiful and magnificent country, we want to give you a countdown  to the TOP 10 must see waterfalls to see during your stay. Lovers of waterfalls or not, no one can deny the pure tranquility and majestic power they give. 10. Dettifoss  MEANING: Detti (Fall or fall down)…

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