The Blue Diary

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.