Fjallagrasa Icelandic Schnapps Review (Iceland)

Fjallagrasa Icelandic Schnapps bottle

Have you ever tried Icelandic Schnapps before? How about Icelandic Schnapps flavoured with moss? No? Then let me introduce you to Fjallagrasa Icelandic Schnapps – the liqueur flavoured with Cetaria Islandica, a type of lichen that grows in Iceland. This was one of the most interesting bottles of liqueur my husband and I purchased in … Read more Fjallagrasa Icelandic Schnapps Review (Iceland)

A Review of the Iceland Airwaves Music Festival 2017

iceland airwaves stage

Of all the reasons to visit Iceland, I bet a music festival wouldn’t be at the top of your list. I know it wasn’t at the top of mine. But when my husband found a package deal from Edmonton to Reykjavik (including accommodation and passes to the Iceland Airwaves Music Festival), we decided to grab … Read more A Review of the Iceland Airwaves Music Festival 2017

Iceland’s Golden Circle Route – A Self-Drive Itinerary

Strokkur, Iceland

As Mark and I were planning our most recent visit to Iceland, we knew we wanted to venture beyond Reykjavik. We started pricing out day trips – the most popular being the Golden Circle route. We were, frankly, shocked at just how expensive some of the day trips were. Some of the basic, 6-hour trips … Read more Iceland’s Golden Circle Route – A Self-Drive Itinerary