If you eat meat, you have to have an Icelandic hot dog. Seriously...the best in the world. And this is the best place in Reykjavik to get one (the name means "the best hot dog in town"). Ask for everything which includes raw and fried onions and remoulade. Sweet, savory and plain old...more
There are a lot of other hot springs in the world but none like this. When you drive up, you'll see the geothermal trip in the distance whose runoff fills the lagoon. A little weird, I know but it's clean power and creates amazing steam clouds that shroud the area. The water is an unnatural...more
Be sure to see Gullfoss. It's an amazing natural wonder and getting out of Reykjavik gives you an opportunity to see the otherworldly Icelandic country-side. Gyser is on the way too so you can see both in an afternoon.
Iceland's geothermal power up close and personal. The geysers shoot regularly and you can send just a few feet away. It's pretty cold and windy in the winter so bring warm clothes. It's in the middle of nowhere about an hour from Reykjavik and tour buses go out there regularly if you...more