Hæ hæ, Welcome to our family life in Iceland

local tips, advice & stories

 
 

To catch you up, in February 2016 Sonia followed her heart and relocated to Reykjavik to be with her Viking, Ingimar (now husband). Ever since packing up her life in the UK and landing on this beautiful island she has filmed, edited and uploaded a weekly 'Living in Iceland' video to her YouTube channel.

 
 

 

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Population: 338,349+ people (91% Icelanders)

Reykjavik is the most Northern capital in the world

Currency: Icelandic Krona

Language: Icelandic

‘The Land of Fire and Ice’ home to some of Europes largest glaciers & the world's most active volcanoes

Summer: May - August, July average 52°F (11°C) / daylight for almost 24hours

Winter: November - March, January average 32°F (0°C) / daylight for around 4hours, great for Northern Lights

Northern Lights (Aurora Borealis) a magical display of light in the sky, only seen in winter (when it's dark)

crime in Reykjavik is almost non-existent

Tipping is not required

 

 

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RECOMMENDED TOURS

We’ve partnered with Iceland Travel, a trustworthy local tour operator to offer you tours to our favourite locations, so you can experience the best of Iceland, and go home with amazing stories, pictures and memories. Have a look through the following tours and book easily, right here.

 
Blue Lagoon Iceland Tour

AIRPORT TRANSFER: BLUE LAGOON

40 mins

Reykjavik Summit in Helicopter Iceland

REYKJAVIK SUMMIT BY HELICOPTER

40 Mins

Warm Baths and Cool Lights – Northern Lights Tour Iceland

WARM BATHS & COOL NORTHERN LIGHTS

7 Hours

Iceland Golden Circle Classic Tour

GOLDEN CIRCLE CLASSIC TOUR

8.5 Hours

Iceland Ring Road Highlights Tour

RING ROAD HIGHLIGHTS

8 days / 7 nights

Complete Iceland Tour

COMPLETE ICELAND

9 days / 8 nights