The Panorama Glass Lodge, Iceland

The Panorama Glass Lodge, Iceland

Last weekend we had the pleasure of staying at the Panorama Glass Lodge just outside Reykjavik and it was truly magical. The lodge is a luxury Scandinavian glass cabin, think modern igloo, with panoramic views across the bay and up into the nights sky ready for some pretty spectacular Northern Lights viewing. 

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A Night In The aurora Bubble Hotel, Iceland

A Night In The aurora Bubble Hotel, Iceland

Last week I had the chance to stay overnight in the Aurora Bubble Hotel, known as the 5 Million Star Hotel, so I took my Mum and we headed off to sleep in a bubble under the stars. A beautifully crisp winters day, we arrived into a winter wonderland, ready for the Aurora and to sleep under a blanket of stars. 

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Northern Lights Iceland, Aurora Borealis

Northern Lights Iceland, Aurora Borealis

The first time I went on a Northern Lights, aka Aurora Borealis, hunt we found nothing, in fact it took me three visits to Iceland before we spotted them. One night, at home in the apartment, Ingimar had popped into the bedroom and was pulling down the blind. He hadn't turned on the light so spotted the Aurora and called me from the bedroom. He covered my eyes and took me out onto the balcony. Stretching across the entire sky was a bright green line in the sky, between the stars and shining so magically.

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