Northern Lights at Reykjavik

Reykjavik and the Northern Lights: Iceland Part 8

We had spent some wonderful days out in the wilderness touring the south of Iceland. The previous evening we had driven back to Reykjavik, from Hofn, a distance of more than 450 kms.  This is the eighth part of my Travelogue about our Road Trip across southern Iceland, titled, “Reykjavik and the Northern Lights: Iceland Part 8”. … Read more

Family at Viking Village, Hofn

Streams and Rainbows: Iceland Part 7

Road trip of Southern Iceland: Part 7 This is the seventh day of our Road trip across the South-Central Iceland and would literally cover a drive back from Hofn in the eastern end of the island to Reykjavik, the capital of Iceland lying towards the western end of the country, a distance of over 450 … Read more

Reynesfijara Beach near VIK, Iceland

Black Beach and a Glacial Trek: Iceland Part 5

The day started with the smell of freshly brewed coffee and of ham and sausage. The wooden log house where we were staying felt warm and cozy. It was about 8 in the morning, and we had had a good night’s sleep providing us with  some very necessary rest .  We were at Vestri Peutersey … Read more

Dusk at Uthlid, Iceland

Flying Into Reykjavik – An Iceland Road Trip Diary. Part 1

This time we were on a Road Trip, Flying Into Reykjavik : Iceland Road Trip Part 1, with Norwegian Airlines from Dubai, and were looking forward to a tough trip under  extreme Icelandic weather conditions. It was the 21st  of March 2017.Three families, including five children from  ages 8 to 16,  were raring to go on this challenging … Read more

Icelandic horses under a setting sun

Visiting Iceland? You should read this today

Iceland, the Land of Fire and Ice is an island in the North Atlantic Ocean and about 750 miles from the coast of Greenland. It lies just south of the Arctic Circle, to the north-west of Scandinavian Europe, and is one of the coldest inhabited places on Earth. Home to unrestrained beauty, Iceland, with its out … Read more

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