1. What to Pack For a Trip to Iceland

    I cannot say that I have ever researched what clothing I would need to pack when visiting another country until we booked a trip to visit Iceland earlier this year. The Icelandic weather is very unpredictable no matter what time of the year it is and can change every five minutes. Add rain, snow and extremely strong winds to the already cold temperatures means that you need to be prepared when being outside. (more…)

  2. Our Trip to Iceland – Day Three

    Ever since I had seen a photo of Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon and Black Diamond Beach, I had desperately wanted to visit so waking up early at 6:30am to see them at sunrise was not difficult in the slightest. The key to clothes for this morning was even more layers than usual and lots of them. After getting dressed, we left the hotel just after 7:00am and started the twenty minute drive towards Jökulsárlón – I do not think we saw another car on the road at all. (more…)

  3. Our Trip to Iceland – Day Two

    As we had an early start on our first full day in Iceland, I had set my alarm for 6:30am. Thankfully I had slept well and as I knew we had a lot planned, it was easy to get out of bed ready for the long day ahead. After having a shower and getting dressed, we made our way downstairs for an early breakfast. (more…)