Hotel Borg, Reykjavik

Hotel Borg, Reykjavik

My first stop in Reykjavik was Hotel Borg. An art deco hotel with a friendly staff and excellent location made it a good introduction to the city. I took the Gray Line from Keflavík airport and got dropped off right in front of the hotel.   The Room The room was mocha...
SuperJeep Tour: South Iceland

SuperJeep Tour: South Iceland

If you only have a couple of days in Iceland (as many people do, due to Icelandair’s famous stopovers), there is one thing you have to do–go on a SuperJeep Tour. Hands down one of the best things I’ve ever done.    My first tour with was the South...
Laundromat Cafe, Reykjavik

Laundromat Cafe, Reykjavik

One of my favorite memories of Reykjavik was the time I spent at Laundromat Cafe. It’s a bustling, vegetarian friendly cafe with smiling faces and rainbows. Literally rainbows. It’s centrally located, so pretty much any hotel you’re at downtown will...
Icelandair Saga Class: What it’s like Up Front

Icelandair Saga Class: What it’s like Up Front

Thinking of flying Icelandair Saga Class? Icelandair is Iceland’s flagship carrier. They are based in Keflavik and have been operating flights since 1937. You may have heard about Icelandair’s famous free stopovers. They have a deal where you get a free...
Iceland Playlist: Music for Your Trip

Iceland Playlist: Music for Your Trip

For as long as I can remember, I’ve made playlists for my trips. I always try to pick songs from bands originating in whatever country or state I’m visiting but some stuff is a completely random association I have or a song attached to a memory. I’m...
Radisson Blu 1919 Hotel, Reykjavik

Radisson Blu 1919 Hotel, Reykjavik

The Radisson Blu Hotel 1919 is a pretty popular place to stay in Reykjavik, particularly with people maximizing hotel points. Well, it used to be popular for that reason. It’s not as good a deal anymore because Club Carlson changed it’s award structure....