Snæfellsnes Peninsula Iceland Day Trip Travel Guide

Snæfellsnes Peninsula is known as a miniature version of Iceland. In the planning stages of our two week trip to Iceland, we heard that the Snæfellsnes Peninsula Iceland was a miniature version of the country. There are mountains, caves, gorges, craters, waterfalls, beaches, and ocean views. Essentially, it’s all of Iceland condensed into one smaller region that can be seen … Read More

How to Spend One Day in Hvammstangi Iceland

How to spend one day in Hvammstangi, Northwest Iceland. If you’re planning a road trip around the Ring Road, we highly recommend that you make a pit stop in Hvammstangi. Not sure where that is? It’s tucked away in the northwest corner of the country, between Akureyri (the unofficial northern capital of Iceland) and the Westfjords. You’ll definitely want to … Read More

Kolugljufur Gorge and Waterfall – Northwest Iceland

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Discover Kolugljufur Gorge, a canyon with a spectacular waterfall in northwest Iceland. If you don’t love waterfalls, you’re in the wrong place. But, who doesn’t love waterfalls? I’m a little bit obsessed with them, especially in Iceland. When I learned that there was another brilliant one at Kolugljufur Gorge, I couldn’t resist adding it to our Iceland road trip itinerary. … Read More

Seal Watching in Iceland – Hvammstangi and Vatnsnes Peninsula

Seal watching in Iceland at the country’s largest seal colony. The northwestern town of Hvammstangi is the perfect place to spend the day when you’re driving around the Ring Road of Iceland. The town is located just off Route 1, and it’s nestled right between Akureyri (Iceland’s northern capital) and Reykjavik. It’s also a great stopping point between Akureyri and … Read More

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