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Are you wondering what there is to see and do in Akureyri? Which waterfalls you can’t miss on a trip around the ring road? How many hot springs there are on the south coast? If so, we’ve got you covered. These informative articles have been designed to help you discover how to make your campervan trip to Iceland just that little bit more special. From Game of Thrones shooting locations across the country to details about driving the Golden Circle in your campervan, find some inspiration for your dream Icelandic adventure below.

Black Sand Beaches in Iceland

Black Sand Beaches in Iceland

Black sand beaches in Iceland are dramatic locations to experience Iceland’s beautiful nature – find out everything you need to know.

James Taylor James Taylor
6. Sep 2022 ∼ 9 min. read

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The 10 Best Things to See and Do in South Iceland

The 10 Best Things to See and Do in South Iceland

There are plenty of things to see and do in South Iceland on a campervan trip, one of the most exciting regions in the country.

James Taylor James Taylor
20. May 2022 ∼ 10 min. read

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The 10 Best Campsites in Iceland

The 10 Best Campsites in Iceland

One of the best ways to soak up the stunning Icelandic nature is through a campervan trip. Here are the best campsites in Iceland.

James Taylor James Taylor
29. Apr 2022 ∼ 8 min. read

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The 10 best Iceland Photography Locations

The 10 best Iceland Photography Locations

These are the best Iceland photography locations that ensure you’ll go home with a camera-full of incredible shots

James Taylor James Taylor
13. Apr 2022 ∼ 9 min. read

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The 10 Best Things to See and Do in North Iceland

The 10 Best Things to See and Do in North Iceland

From hot springs to whale watching, this article discovers the 10 best things to see and do in North Iceland.

James Taylor James Taylor
15. Dec 2021 ∼ 9 min. read

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Top 10 Things to See and Do in East Iceland

Top 10 Things to See and Do in East Iceland

In this article, we’ve rounded up the 10 best things to see and do in East Iceland, one of the country’s least-visited regions.

James Taylor James Taylor
22. Nov 2021 ∼ 9 min. read

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Top 10 Things to See and Do in the Westfjords

Top 10 Things to See and Do in the Westfjords

If you’re wondering what to see and do in the Westfjords, look no further; here are the best activities in Iceland’s northwest.

James Taylor James Taylor
19. Nov 2021 ∼ 8 min. read

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The Diamond Circle in North Iceland: A Self-Drive Itinerary

The Diamond Circle in North Iceland: A Self-Drive Itinerary

This self-drive itinerary of the Diamond Circle in North Iceland lets you discover some of the country’s most incredible sights in your campervan.

James Taylor James Taylor
12. Oct 2020 ∼ 7 min. read

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The Best Hikes Around Lake Mývatn

The Best Hikes Around Lake Mývatn

With a varied landscape and plenty of fantastic hiking trails, Lake Myvatn is a great spot to explore on foot. These are the best hiking routes around the area.

James Taylor James Taylor
26. Aug 2020 ∼ 7 min. read

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Hiking in Skaftafell, Vatnajokull National Park

Hiking in Skaftafell, Vatnajokull National Park

The perfect mix of mountains and ice, black sand, and rivers, hiking in Skaftafell is a treat. Find out which trails you should be tackling in Iceland’s best hiking destination.

James Taylor James Taylor
31. Jul 2020 ∼ 7 min. read

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The Langanes Peninsula: Abandoned Farms and Untouched Nature

The Langanes Peninsula: Abandoned Farms and Untouched Nature

This windswept peninsula in Iceland’s northeast provides a remote and adventurous detour away from the crowds of tourists in the country. It’s a great alternative destination in Iceland for those looking to explore somewhere different in their campervan that not many others visit.

James Taylor James Taylor
1. Oct 2019 ∼ 5 min. read

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The Top 10 Music Festivals in Iceland

The Top 10 Music Festivals in Iceland

Iceland is a country well known for its musical talent and creativity. Discover when and where the best music festivals in Iceland are held, and why you should go.

James Taylor James Taylor
1. Sep 2019 ∼ 7 min. read

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What to See, Do and Eat in Akureyri: Iceland’s Capital of the North

What to See, Do and Eat in Akureyri: Iceland’s Capital of the North

Visiting Akureyri whilst on a campervan trip around Iceland is a special treat for many. With plenty to see, do, eat and drink, it’s a city that deserves some exploration.

James Taylor James Taylor
17. Aug 2019 ∼ 7 min. read

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Pirates, Hiking, and Volcanoes: The Ultimate Guide to the Westman Islands

Pirates, Hiking, and Volcanoes: The Ultimate Guide to the Westman Islands

The Westman Islands might catch your eye as you putt along the south coast, but for many, this volcanic archipelago seems too far out of the way to include on a campervan trip. Read on to make this beautiful island apart of your trip.

James Taylor James Taylor
26. May 2019 ∼ 5 min. read

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The 5 Best Places to Visit in the Icelandic Highlands

The 5 Best Places to Visit in the Icelandic Highlands

There are plenty of great places to visit in the highlands, but we’ve narrowed it down to the 5 best locations in the region.

James Taylor James Taylor
16. May 2019 ∼ 9 min. read

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The 5 Best Public Holidays in Iceland

The 5 Best Public Holidays in Iceland

Iceland is a country that loves a good holiday, and across the year there are plenty of public holidays in the calendar that give Icelanders a chance to take a long weekend camping or visiting their families in other towns.

James Taylor James Taylor
23. Apr 2019 ∼ 5 min. read

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Top 5 Breweries Around the Ring Road

Top 5 Breweries Around the Ring Road

There’s nothing like a cold, frothy beer at the end of a hard day’s drive and adventuring to help you relax. Luckily, Iceland enjoys a great number of different breweries for such a small country.

James Taylor James Taylor
21. Feb 2019 ∼ 4 min. read

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Game of Thrones Shooting Locations in Iceland

Game of Thrones Shooting Locations in Iceland

Iceland has enjoyed an integral role as a filming location thanks to its fantasy-like landscapes and epic glaciers.

James Taylor James Taylor
26. Jan 2019 ∼ 7 min. read

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The 10 Best Hot Springs in Iceland

The 10 Best Hot Springs in Iceland

Hot springs in Iceland are one of the easiest and best ways to enjoy the country’s volcanic beauty while keeping yourself nice and warm.

James Taylor James Taylor
1. Oct 2018 ∼ 9 min. read

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Driving the Golden Circle Route in a Campervan

Driving the Golden Circle Route in a Campervan

A self-drive tour of Iceland’s Golden Circle route is the best way to enjoy the natural wonders of this area close to Reykjavik.

James Taylor James Taylor
1. Oct 2018 ∼ 5 min. read

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The Top 15 Most Beautiful Waterfalls in Iceland

The Top 15 Most Beautiful Waterfalls in Iceland

Visiting the waterfalls in Iceland is a big part of any road trip around the country. Here’s our choice of the top 15 beautiful waterfalls in Iceland.

James Taylor James Taylor
10. Apr 2018 ∼ 11 min. read

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