golden circle

Iceland’s Golden Circle

We decided to check out some of the Golden Circle sights we hadn't yet seen. The Golden Circle is a route in South Iceland which takes you to some of the most popular natural tourist sights in the area. I was particularly excited by the geysers. Star...
blue lagoon

Blue Lagoon Iceland

As luck would have it, the day we marked out to spend at the Blue Lagoon had the worst weather. This meant I didn't feel guilty at the prospect of lazing around for hours at all!The Blue Lagoon is a geothermal spa and one of Iceland's most well k...
Reynisfjara

Iceland’s South Coast – Vík

The last stop on our mini Iceland South coast road trip was Vík, the Southernmost village with a population of just circa 290. Famous for it's black sand beach Reynisfjara, which I had looked forward to seeing ever since I first thought about going t...

Sólheimajökull Glacier, Iceland

A lot of people say they had their heart set on a wedding venue since childhood. A particular church or place which they dreamed about. I never had that and can honestly say that when we hiked along Sólheimajökull in 2014, at no point did I ever imag...
Iceland Winter road trip

Arriving In Iceland

On Boxing day we boarded our IcelandAir jet from Heathrow to Keflavik airport in Iceland. A month before we had seen the Northern lights, whales and stunning polar night sunrises in Tromsø, Norway. I had almost no expectations and felt excited to be ...