Arctic Sun Guesthouse

Address: Ingolfsstraeti 12, Reykjavík, 101, Iceland | Hotel
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    Travel Blogs from Reykjavík

    First Long Day

    A travel blog entry by jim-carol on Mar 10, 2015

    7 photos

    This day actually started at 1:30am Iceland time (9:30pm EST). The flight was only 4 1/2 hours arriving a bit after 6am in dark, cold Iceland. No food on this flight but, it was comfortable none the less. After we got our luggage, some Krona (money) and our bus transfer, we got on the bus for the one hour ride to downtown Reykjavik. It had been snowing a bit so, the roads were a bit slippery. We had the North Atlantic on or left and a low mountain range on our right. We saw ...

    Having a whale of a time!

    A travel blog entry by jaelithe.wedd on Feb 20, 2015

    12 photos

    ... on richter scale of 6. It costs about $3 Australian to do this and is very much money well spent. You go into a dark house, the door is shut and you are in pitch black; the earthquake begins. It is quite scary at first(we all screamed) but then we started laughing to ease the tension cause we were still scared. Lucky it wasn't real.

    On our way back we stopped off the road to view the ponies. Iceland have strict importation and exportation laws so the ponies(actually they ...

    Catching a Volcano Dream

    A travel blog entry by carpefeline on Feb 01, 2015

    ... br> Another pass and another move to the opposite side of the plane. I start noticing other things. The plume extends all the way across the lava field and thins as it disappears into the distance. The plane never, ever crosses through the ash plume. The lava field is spread over many acres and while it looks quite ...

    Short days makes for busy agendas!

    A travel blog entry by carlatrine on Dec 04, 2014

    3 comments, 12 photos

    ... with the artists getting permission from the owners make their mark on the buildings. Just as the daylight peaked out late in the morning, darkness creeped into the sky around 4:30pm. The church featured a free concert at 6pm so we decided what better way to spend an hour than in a warm, comfy church. Not exactly what we expected, but still lovely listening to the organ ...

    The final destination

    A travel blog entry by robandnicola on Nov 11, 2014

    120 photos

    ... didn't sleep well again as my body seems confused, am I still jet lagged? We were flying home at 16:30 so decided to treat ourselves to the Blue Lagoon geothermal spa just before as it's on the way to the airport. It is one of the most visited attractions in Iceland, a massive heated bathtub/pool (heated naturally by volcanoes) right in the rift of the European and American tectonic plates. It is located in a lava field so as you drive in the ...