The Ugly Duckling Guesthouse

Laekjargata 6B , Reykjavík, 101, Iceland | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Reykjavík

Iceland's National Day

A travel blog entry by jakesnorri2014

... was so great. I was so happy to see these choirs and hear Icelandic songs, it was truly amazing.

Festivities then ensued for the holiday and we went to the "Iceland's Strongest Man" competition and we got to see Gregor Clegane, the "Second Strongest Man in the World," compete. He is also the actor who plays "The Mountain" in the TV series, "Game of Thrones." It was so cool to see that and all my friends freaked out about meeting him, it was so funny. He was such ...

Day 1: Under, over, and through

A travel blog entry by jthomas2b


... across a lesser known sight where the European and North American tectonic plates are pulling apart by a few centimeters per year. Pics of this outing also give you an idea of the otherworldly biosphere.

Speaking of which, as the pics below attest, we did eventually find the Blue Lagoon. This is one of those hot spots where geothermal steam meets fresh water and modern plumbing ...

New Hotel and Hellisheiði Power Plant

A travel blog entry by herbguhl


... decided we would simply order what we wanted and pay the difference. At the end of the evening we were pleasantly surprised when we asked for the bill and were told there wouldn't be one.

Overall we have been extremely impressed with the Icelandic people. They are very friendly, accommodating, and all are fluent in English. And the food has been exceptional! We haven't had a single meal that we haven't thoroughly enjoyed. They must have a lot of ...

Weekend ode to Italia

A travel blog entry by bartopreis

... I miss your arguiing in which one person holds on to A and the other to B, but C is never ever considered. I miss your overly concern with appearance, because damn you look so good. I miss wearing my suit and feeling like one of the crowd instead of being
overdressed. I miss drinking my coffee at the bar in one sip. I miss going into a restaurant with lunch and finding it fully booked. I miss the possibility to order a pizza ...

Reykjavik...the most northerly capital

A travel blog entry by nicholas.napoli


... by a stop at Baejarins Beztu Pylsur , the world famous hot dog stand. We would return everyday while in Reykjavik as this is the only reasonably priced prepared food in the city. After visiting the 817 museum, the Hallgrimskirkja Cathedral, and another cafe stop, day one ended early (4pm) so our jet lagged bones could be rested.         Day 2 began ...



TripAdvisor Reviews The Ugly Duckling Guesthouse Reykjavík

4.00 of 5 stars Excellent

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