Packing for Iceland in August

Packing for Iceland is no small feat. Visitors should expect a narrower range of temperatures, but usually cooler than wherever you live, and dramatic, sudden changes in weather. Also, as a bonus, high winds easily capable of knocking you down. And rain, but only sometimes. Nothing stops for the weather in Iceland, so the best way to…

Highlights of my August long weekend in Iceland: heat wave edition

Can I go back to Iceland right away, please? More people are going to Iceland than ever before, and for good reason: it is the best. Our little gang of three went to Reykjavik for a long weekend in August and fit as much adventure into five-ish days as allowed by Icelandic law (probably). Our agenda was…