First-time visitors to Iceland keen to see some countryside could do far worse than join an organised Golden Circle tour.
Iceland’s Blue Lagoon – the best bathtub in the world
It gets nippy in Iceland, so when packing don’t forget hat and gloves. But the no. 1 essential? Swimming trunks.
The changeable weather of Iceland
The weather in Iceland is crazily changeable, as these photos of Reykjavik’s Sun Voyager sculpture (taken within two hours) show.
Iceland’s beer and bar scene
One of the most interesting things for me about visiting any new country is discovering its beers and bars. So […]
A flight on Hekla Aurora, Icelandair’s northern lights themed plane
I may not have seen the northern lights during my recent trip to Iceland, but my return flight on Icelandair’s northern […]
Padstow’s National Lobster Hatchery
Next time you eat lobster, there’s a decent chance it spent its formative years at the National Lobster Hatchery in the […]
The famous shoe bar of Ghent
I’ve been to more bars than is healthy, and seen many strange drinking traditions, but I’m sure there can be […]
Busting the myths about Iceland
Next month I’ll be enjoying a bit of culture in Iceland, which has been top of my bucket-list for too long, and I […]
The all-new Ryanair experience
After having an appalling customer service reputation for years, suddenly the Irish budget airline has implemented policies that are actually […]
Dublin in a day
Flights to Dublin are obscenely cheap, and as it takes under an hour to get there from UK cities, Ireland’s capital […]