Apartment Rental in Reykjavik

To rent or not to rent, that was our question.  We dithered and couldn’t decide between the hotel or apartment option for Reykjavik.  Eventually we came to a decision – rent an apartment for the week.  At least that way, even if the 9 year old displayed his worst faddy eating habits, we could ensure…

Iceland Tips

Lots of people dismiss Iceland as a family holiday destination, believing it to be mega expensive.  For sure, it is not a budget destination and not cheap, but you can have a great time without it costing an arm and a leg.  The Icelandic currency, the krona, collapsed in 2008 and this was the key…

Arriving in Reykjavik

After a very early start, a packed airport and a slight delay taking off (thanks to a faulty door catch on the plane- eek!!), we set off for the two hour flight to Reykjavik.  Luckily that door stayed shut.  The flight was smooth, glorious blue skies and bright sunshine all the way.  Until, that is,…