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Stay in Style in New Iceland Hotels

Stay in Style in New Iceland Hotels

 

Icelandair Hotel Reykjavik Marina Suite
Icelandair Hotel Reykjavik Marina Suite

Iceland has neither McDonald’s, Starbucks nor, as of this writing, one single 5-star hotel in all of the country, population 320,000. Does Iceland need a 5-star hotel? Perhaps. What is certain is that Iceland, …

Iceland’s Hot Spots: Three Springs to Visit

Iceland’s Hot Spots: Three Springs to Visit

Those of you who lived through the 1970s or who have rock-n-roll hearts like I do will know the tune. It’s Iceland’s soundtrack, and it kept playing in my head as I explored the island country’s extreme landscape:

“We come

Unique Adventures in Iceland That Will Make Your Friends Jealous

Unique Adventures in Iceland That Will Make Your Friends Jealous

It’s always fun to come back from a trip with incredible stories — not only for the fond memories, but also (of course) to be able to leave your friends and family in awe of all the exciting details. Exaggeration …

Europe’s hippest hostels: chic on the cheap!

Europe’s hippest hostels: chic on the cheap!

Hostels sometimes used to be thought of as dingy, crowded, last-resort lodging that was only for hippies, students, random backpackers and possibly criminals — and perhaps that is the impression that some people still have of them. That old stereotype …

Iceland’s Golden Circle

Iceland’s Golden Circle

Midnight in Reykjavik

It’s just after midnight, June 21, 2011, and I’m standing on the street outside the Reykjavik pub from which I have just emerged.  The sky above is clear and bright.  Perhaps not as bright as when I …

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