The Blue Diary

Ásbyrgi canyon in Iceland
29 June 2017
Natural Wonders

Ásbyrgi: Sleipnir's footprint in Midgard

Out of all the places in all of Iceland, Icelanders tend to LOVE Ásbyrgi canyon the most. They usually call it the most magical place you can find in Iceland. Now, we can describe Ásbyrgi in words, but you must visit the place to understand the magic of it.

Gullfoss waterfall in Iceland
29 June 2017
Natural Wonders

The Golden Triangle in Iceland - or was it a circle?

We get asked a lot about the Golden Triangle in Iceland. We’d be evil if we told you that it’s a thing. It’s not. You probably meant to search for the Golden Circle! It’s Iceland’s most popular route and consists of three stops

Laki craters in Iceland
12 June 2017
Natural Wonders

So, you want to visit volcanoes in Iceland?

If you land in Keflavík airport, pick up your rental car from us and drive to Reykjavík, you´ll already have passed a few volcanoes. You don’t have to drive far from Reykjavík to find volcanoes such as the Blue mountains and Hengill.

driving on gravel road in Iceland
12 June 2017
Practical info

What should I pack for Iceland in the summer time?

If you're wondering what to pack for Iceland in the summer time, look no further. We've put together a list of the most important things.

Geysir Strokkur in Iceland
15 May 2017
Natural Wonders

Self drive with extra stops along the Golden Circle route

The traditional Golden circle consists of three stops. There's Þingvellir national park, Gullfoss waterfall and the Geysir geothermal area. Now don’t get us wrong, these are all fantastic places and we highly recommend them.

Landscape in Húsafell, Iceland
5 May 2017
Natural Wonders

Our top 3 attractions in Borgarfjörður, West Iceland

West Iceland is beautiful. What’s more, it’s a little less crowded than the South coast and Golden circle. Driving the whole area of Borgarfjörður is a perfect day tour from Reykjavík or a fun detour from the ring road. We had a tough time picking our favorite stops. There are simply so many interes...

Háifoss waterfall in Iceland
12 January 2017
Natural Wonders

Iceland road trip in October Pt3

On our way back to Keflavik Airport we did one stop at the way back, the big waterfall Haifoss. We had use of our 4x4 car this time as well, you need to drive on quite tricky roads in order to drive all the way to this place.

Driving the Icelandic Highlands
11 January 2017
Natural Wonders

Iceland road trip in October Pt2

Canyons at Fjaðrárgljúfur and F-roads and Landmannalaugar.

Land Rover - Defender
21 December 2016
Natural Wonders

Iceland road trip in October 2016

When we landed on Keflavik Airport we went to get our car at Blue Car Rental - a Land Rover - Defender. The number one adventure car in the world, our dream car. The office is just located next to the terminal so the pick up went quick and easy.