Iceland Interviews – unfiltered travel advice

Iceland-focused interviews with remarkable people

Are you looking for Iceland-focused interviews? Crave insider information about Iceland and Icelandic culture? That is what this magazine is all about. Since 2012, Stuck in Iceland Travel Magazine has been a forum for Iceland enthusiasts. The magazine has diverse interviewees and contributors, including travelers, artists, scientists, photographers, artists, and authors.

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Advice on how to have the best road trip in Iceland

My latest partner, KONVIN Car Rental, stands out with its new car offering, emphasis on cleanliness, and excellent service.  From compact hybrids to rugged camper vans, their vehicles ensure that every traveler finds the perfect match for the best road trip in Iceland. The Managing…

Whale Watching Akureyri brings you close to the giants of the sea

Few people can claim more experience in the Icelandic travel industry than Sara Sigmundsdóttir. As a teenager, she started working in the family business, the whale-watching company Elding. Fast-forward to today, Sara is running Elding’s sister company, Whale Watching Akureyri, and has a captain’s license. It…

Slow travel in the Westfjords – discover this incredible region

The Westfjords region is a stark, beautiful, untamed, serene region. This northwestern peninsula has dramatic fjords, steep mountains, and an unbeatable coastline. It offers an escape from the hustle and bustle of daily life like no other place. Seals, Arctic foxes, birds, and whales are…

Dagný Björg of Hidden Iceland talks eco-friendly traveling in Iceland

Hidden Iceland is one of the highest-rated Icelandic companies on Trip Advisor. They have over 1.240 reviews, most of which are five stars. The company is also dedicated to and is a pioneer in eco-friendly traveling in Iceland. In short, they are a great example…

The wonders of the Icelandic highlands are yours to experience with Midgard

My latest partners are Midgard Adventure and Midgard Base Camp. They operate in the village of Hvolsvollur on the south coast of Iceland. At the helm of this family-run tour company is Hildur Kristjánsdottir. Her passion for the wonders of the Icelandic highlands and sustainable…

River rafting adventure in Iceland with Arctic Rafting

In the heart of the Icelandic Golden Circle, the thrill of adventure meets the beauty of nature. Founded in 1985, the rafting and kayaking company Arctic Rafting offers a gateway to the exhilarating world of river rafting in Iceland under the stewardship of Tinna Sigurðardóttir,…

Stuck in Iceland recommends: Sümac restaurant

In this first special Stuck in Iceland restaurant recommendation, we will talk about one of our all-time favorite restaurants in Reykjavík, the Middle-Eeastern themed Sümac, run by one of Iceland´s most renowned chefs, Þráinn Freyr Vigfússon. Þráinn also runs ÓX, one of the three Michelin-star…

Lee-Anne Fox has visited Iceland 17 times – here are her travel tips

As I have often discussed, a big part of my motivation for running Stuck in Iceland Travel Magazine is the great people I have known through this part-time passion project. Sadly, I have not met all of these people, but that is a feature of…

Advice to those visiting Iceland for the first time

Of course, my questions differ depending on the person I am interviewing. However, I always ask people about their favorite places, activities, and Iceland. I also asked everyone what advice they would give those visiting Iceland for the first time. It is not surprising that most of my interviewees advise that you follow the weather forecast carefully, give yourself a lot of time to explore Iceland and dress in layers to keep warm.

The Iceland interviews with unfiltered advice about traveling in Iceland

Stuck in Iceland Travel Magazine gives unfiltered Iceland travel advice. The magazine has the following resources for people on their way to Iceland.

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