Search Results: Iceland

Iceland: The Land of the Midnight Sun

Iceland has always been one of the most fascinating places in the world. Where else can you find people that are descended from Vikings, who still believe in elves, and who love hanging out in bubbling pools in the ground?

6 Tips for Driving the Ring Road in Iceland

This past spring, a friend and I set out to drive the Ring Road (also called Route 1) in Iceland. This stretch of highway wraps around the main part of the island, so in theory it’s pretty simple to drive–you just stay on the same road the whole way around!

Dimmuborgir: Iceland’s ‘Dark Cities’

The rugged beauty of Iceland includes roughly 130 volcanoes and the savage geology that results after the active ones erupt. One in particular is swathed in ominous legends and creepy folklore: Dimmuborgir.