Why Iceland is your next Summer Gateway

Summer is around the corner and there is no better place to escape this summer than Iceland. Look for something different this summer, don’t go for the usual tropical vacation. Iceland weather is perfect to relax and stay cozy staying at about 50 degrees all summer long. Located just south of the Arctic Circle, Iceland offers more than 800 hot springs, 10,000 waterfalls, 15 active volcanoes, and a myriad of beautiful mountains to hike up.

The Blue Lagoon

One of Iceland’s most famous features, the Blue Lagoon is located in the Reykjanes Peninsula. The lagoon is in a black lava field and has a milky blue tint created by white silica mud and mineral salts. Enjoy an otherworldly experience while you lather the white silica mud on your body and float away into the cloudy abyss. 

The soulful city of Reykjavik

In order to fully experience Iceland, it is a must go to the quaint city of Reykjavik. The city is rich in art, food, beer, and excellent music scenes. Enjoy a beer or two while listening to live Nordic music that will have you begging to stay a little longer. The houses in Reykjavik are characterized by the many colors they possess and deep history.

Husavik, the whale watching capital

Considered Ireland’s prettiest and most colorful fishing towns Husavik has also become the place to go for whale watching. Take a day trip out to the sea and see the great whales migrate in pods just feet away from you. There is no better time than summer to do so.

Pack your bags and buy your ticket! Iceland awaits your arrival with open arms. Enjoy a relaxing vacation full of natural beauty.  

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