Some of my favorites from the land of fire and ice. Links where appropriate.

Find something amazing when you’re there? Email me! I want to know to go and add to this list!


  • Dill (reservations required) – Iceland’s only Michelin star rated restaurant – 29 seats –Tasting Menu

  • Skyr (Icelandic yogurt)

  • A pizza place with no name – That is it’s name

  • Reykjavik Roasters – How is it, that coffee tastes better when it’s cold out

  • The Gray Cat – Breakfast

  • Kol – Comfort food, craft cocktails and fantastic people


  • Harpa – STUNNING concert hall

  • Hallgrimskirkja — Go to the top

  • Gylmur — Hike to the second tallest waterfall in Iceland

  • Glacier Bay – Lagoon of Glaciers in South Eastern Iceland

  • Vatnajokull National Park – Icelandic National Park with Glaciers, and natural lab to study climate change

  • Svartifoss – Waterfall with in Vatnajokull at the end of a stunning hike

  • Þingvellir – Icelandic National Park

  • Gullfoss – Huge waterfall along the Golden Circle (also Geysir & Þingvellir )

  • Skogafoss – One of the biggest waterfalls in Iceland at 82 feet wide and drop of 197 feet – Take the stairs to the top

  • Seljalandsfoss – Majestic falls with a path behind the falls

  • Vik – Black sand beaches