Silfra Fissure, Þingvellir, Iceland

Snorkelling in Silfra fissure, Þingvellir, Iceland

Snorkelling. Not exactly the first activity that comes to mind when you think of Iceland, a place imagined by most to be a snow-covered and sub-freezing destination. But surprisingly Iceland offers some of the best diving conditions in the world – if you don’t mind the icy chill of the water, you’ll be treated to stunningly clear conditions,…

Mýrdalsjökull Snowmobiling, South Iceland

Snowmobiling on Mýrdalsjökull glacier, Iceland

On my list of things to do in Iceland, climbing one of the country’s many glaciers was at the very top. Glaciers are fascinating to me – mammoth rivers of ice and rock formed over hundreds, sometimes thousands of years. Trust me, the first glacier you spy in Iceland will momentarily take your breath away. They just appear…