Wanderlust Wednesday: Iceland

Defined by its spectacular landscape, Iceland is the perfect destination for a mini break, although let’s be honest – by the time you arrive chances are you’re going to want to stay for as long as possible.

You can’t talk about Iceland without mentioning it’s stunning natural beauty. This is a place where fire and ice co-exist. You’ll see volcanoes, geysers, hot springs, lava fields, glaciers and more. With flights to the capital city of Reykjavik taking about two and a half hours from Dublin, this beautiful place is easy to escape to and with lower flight prices more readily available, there’s never been a better time to pay a visit.

WHY VISIT?

  • It’s one of the best places in the world to see the northern lights

  • It is absolutely beautiful

  • It’s home to over twenty species of whales and is Europe’s whale watching capital

  • The people are incredibly friendly and helpful

  • The food is amazing

 

MUST VISIT

  • The Þingvellir national park

  • The Icelandic glaciers

  • The volcanoes

  • Reynisfjara

  • Diamond Beach

 

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For more information log on to www.iceland.is

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