Blue Arctic Hotel Gardurinn

Address: Hringbraut 105, Reykjavík, 101, Iceland | 2 star hostel
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Travel Blogs from Reykjavík

Looking for Elves

A travel blog entry by travellingfools on Jun 11, 2015

1 comment, 7 photos

... and into downtown Reykjavik from the back deck were stunning. The kids enjoyed have a room to themselves, and so did the adults. We splurged a bit for dinner, visiting a popular tapas style spot that rated high on TripAdvisor (Forrettabarinn). We shared a tasting menu and a couple other small plates and dessert. The Artic char was good, almost salmon like. The real winner, and the one the kids most enjoyed trying, was the filet of horse. My ...

Made it to the city!

A travel blog entry by wanderwithus on Mar 30, 2015

1 comment, 2 photos

... this afternoon. The roads were snowpacked in places, but the other interesting thing about Iceland is that the snow melts on the roads so quickly--I don't know how/why that happens, but we are thankful for it. Due to the snowstorm and wind yesterday there were some pretty large snowdrifts.

I'm glad to be in the city, although we had a nice time in our little remote cottage. We played alot of cards and had shared many laughs all ...

We made it, but our luggage didn't !

A travel blog entry by seejay on Oct 23, 2014

... awhile freezing and taking pictures of ourselves freezing waiting to see whatever we were suppose to see. We got a hot chocolate with peppermint schnapps and a slice of carrot cake , $36 later! We went outside and explored the are with a flashlight. Founds some steps that took us to a black sand beach! Who knew?! Even though we could see so many stars in the dark sky, no northern lights :( Gulla said maybe well try tomorrow night. Back to hotel by ...

Day 2 Reykjavik

A travel blog entry by jilliancarr on Sep 04, 2014

1 photo

Day 2 in Reykjavik. Up at 6 am - washed dressed and up to breakfast and then on to the coach for 8 am. We were like zombies with so little sleep, but the fresh crisp air soon woke us up. We were going swimming!
We travelled through some weird landscape, grey, dull molten rock occasionally covered with moss. No trees and few buildings once we were out of the main city.
The Blue lagoon was exceptionally well organised. Bands were provided ...

Day 12 - Harpa

A travel blog entry by hopkins4 on Aug 22, 2014

5 photos

... during rough economic times. It is beautiful and overlooks the city and the water. The windows show lights on special occasions - during the night of Reykjavik's birthday party there was an old fashioned game of Pong being played on it. You can wander the place for free and when we were in Reykjavik the Toronto Symphony was in town. Pretty sure we ...