25 Things To Know BEFORE Visiting Vök Baths (Are They Worth It?)

vok baths

It’s a well known fact about Iceland that the country has natural hot springs all around. Located on the banks of Lake Urriðavatn, the Vök Baths stand out among Iceland’s hot pools for its idyllic setting, amazing facilities, and beautiful surrounding landscape just waiting to be explored. While geothermal activity is common in Iceland, its …

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40 BEST Things To Do In The Faroe Islands

best things to do in the faroe islands

If you were to ask us what one of the most beautiful places in the world is, you wouldn’t get the answer you would expect. Well, maybe you have an idea from the title of this post. The group of 18 windswept islands between Norway and Iceland certainly win a spot on the list of …

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Is The Blue Lagoon Worth It? (The Good, Bad, & UGLY)

tasha at the blue lagoon in iceland

The Blue Lagoon is one of Iceland’s most popular attractions, consistently being ranked among the top things to do in the country. Given the relaxing experience, the soothing milky blue water, and the beautiful atmosphere, this shouldn’t come as a surprise. While this might not be a natural Icelandic hot spring, you still get the …

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All You Need To Know BEFORE Hiking Múlagljúfur Canyon

Múlagljúfur Canyon hike

Múlagljúfur Canyon has everything you could want in an Iceland hike – waterfalls, glacier views, and rugged landscapes galore. Hiking Múlagljúfur Canyon was one of our favorite days in Iceland, and one of our top hikes in all our time in this beautiful country. It is a relatively quick hike that nearly any visitor can …

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14 Things To Know BEFORE Visiting Mývatn Nature Baths

A trip to Iceland is incomplete without visiting one of the many incredible hot springs in the country. Located in northern Iceland, Mývatn Nature Baths is a popular hot spring option for visitors traveling the Ring Road. The perfect way to relax after long days of travel and exploring, you would truly be missing out …

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15 IMPORTANT Things To Know About Reykjadalur Hot Springs

Reykjadalur Hot Springs Hike

Iceland has no shortage of natural beauty or geothermal activity. Imposing mountains, valleys, canyons, waterfalls, lush fields of grass, and hot springs are found everywhere across the country, each more beautiful than the last. We managed to get a taste of all of these in one place when we visited the Reykjadalur Hot Springs.  Getting …

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10 Things to Know About The Sky Lagoon (IS IT WORTH IT?)

sky lagoon iceland

After visiting Forest Lagoon and Hvammsvik and coming back to Reykjavik, we found ourselves missing the experience of relaxing in a hot pool while enjoying nature. This is when the mood struck us to make one more visit to such a place before we left Iceland and we were lucky enough to come across Sky …

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12 Things to Know BEFORE Visiting The Forest Lagoon (Is It Worth It?)

forest lagoon iceland

Iceland is well known for its geothermal activity and many hot springs, so much so that people have even made a pastime of it in the form of dipping and relaxing in natural geothermal hot pools. One amazing hot spot (no pun intended), is the Forest Lagoon, located just outside Iceland’s second-largest city, Akureyri. Located …

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15 Reasons To Visit Helsinki And Stay FOREVER

Tasha On Street of Helsinki

There are few cities in Europe that feel as forward-thinking as the capital of Finland. The Finns have pushed into the modern era and embraced design, food, and art. No place is this more evident than in Helsinki. It’s a marvelous city that delighted us with plenty of things to do. For such a modern …

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