One Week in Iceland – Three Tours

The highlight of our trip in Iceland was the three guided tours we took, despite my initial resistance to joining tour groups. I enjoy a childish giggly happiness when I “discover” a cool destination in my travels. Even though I know deep down that I didn’t “discovered” anything, it’s still preferable to being led by…

The Golden Circle and Southwest Iceland

The Golden Circle is perhaps the most touristy part of Iceland. Three loops of highway– connecting a ton of highlightable sites in a region that is within a couple hours from Reykjavik by car– make up the backbone of the Gold Circle. When so many stunning geological features get compacted in a small region, it…