Iceland, All about Iceland is a website dedicated to show all of Icelands´s service. If you are travelling to Iceland or just looking to browse on what Iceland has to offer, all about Iceland is the place for you. All about Iceland was founded with that in mind to have everything connected to the travel industry or travel service in one place, so you, the tourist wont have to go to many pages about Iceland and or browse around the internet looking for a place to stay in Iceland, what you can do in Iceland, where or what to Eat or what landmarks or nature you want to see and admire. You can find it all in the same site. You can literally plan your hole stay in one place.
Lets talk in greater detail on what you can do and find on All about Iceland
When you enter the site All about Iceland you see before you a large map of Iceland, here you can start to be detailed about your stay in Iceland, where are you going ? Are you going to visit Reykjavík ( the capital ), are you going to travel to one or more regions in Iceland or are you perhaps a traveller who wants to travel around Iceland on a bike or a car. Do you want to stay in a hotel or on the campsites. On the front page you can start asking your self these questions and decide what region you want to those first. You can select from all the regions in Iceland. Reykjavík ( the capital of Iceland ) – south Iceland – East Iceland – North East Iceland – North West Iceland – The Westfjords – West Iceland or Reykjanes. Now you can find all the services, events, landmarks, nature and more in the region you chose.
Reykjavík is the only city in Iceland, Reykjavík is the capital of Iceland and the most populated with about 120.000 people and rising. With Reykjavík being the only and largest city in Iceland its safe to say that it has the most of Iceland´s services. In the Capital you can find two large shopping malls called Kringlan shopping mall and Smáralind shopping mall. The largest shopping street in Iceland is also located in the capital and is called Laugavegur. These are the three main shopping attractions in Iceland. On the web All about Iceland you can find everything about all the stores located in Kringlan, Smáralind and Laugavegur shopping street. You no longer have to wonder about if your favorite store is located in Iceland, you can simply check.
Reykjavík is filled with culture and tradition, in down town Reykjavík you can find a great deal of museums, coffee houses, the Reykjavík harbor and many more interesting places. You can even take the children to “Tjörnin” or the pond and take a look at some bird wild life that we have in the city.
A popular place to go on the weekends is Kolaportið Fleamarked. Kolaportið Fleamarked is the biggest fleamarked in Iceland, there you can find all kinds of second hand things in mix with new things and the people selling it are from all over the world so you are getting a multi cultural experience when you go shopping in Kolaportið Fleamarked. You can buy everything from books, food, and clothes, to electronics candy and toys. We promise that you will have a great time looking throw all that Kolaportið has to offer.
In Reykjavík you can find all types of restaurant, there is the fast food hot dog stand in the harbor, the stand is famous for its hot dogs and is a celebrity attraction, former president Bill Clinton ate there in his visit to Iceland and many more have taken a part of theyre day to have some of those famous hot dogs. In reykjavík you have a various selection of fast food restaurants, there are many great pizza and hamburger places and you also have your healthy options, indian take out, Chinese and many more.
Fine dining is also a big part of the Reykjavík culture, you can find a lot of the finest restaurants in the world in the capital. Iceland has many of the greatest sea food restaurants in Europe, and as you know we Icelanders are known for and take pride in our fish and agriculture. We also have some of the finest steak houses, we serve the Icelandic lamb with fantastic result, the Icelandic lamb is one of our better known dish in the fine dining world. So when it comes to find the restaurant of your likening you have all of the selection of food in the capital.
Food in Iceland is well known for its elegancy, great chefs and service, but nothing comes close to the Icelandic traditional food. Shark and sour insides of the cheap are cooked and eaten with great pride. If you are travelling to Iceland this is something you will have to try. We do admit that the taste is not for everybody but if you are looking for the hole Icelandic experience we encourage you to try the shark and wash it down with some of Icelandic brennivín or the burning vine.
Reykjavík Night life is one of the biggest attractions in Reykjavík, we are known to party hard and party long. Closing hours in the clubs in Iceland are for the most part at 5 – 6 pm, we are also known for staying in the streets after hours, grab something to eat and mingle a little more with the people. I think its safe to say that you wont find a lot of tourist that are disappointed with the nightlife in Reykjavík or in Iceland in general.
We have to take a minute to mention that the people in Iceland are with out a doubt the most beautiful people in the world. In the past we owned the worlds strongest man, Jón Páll Sigmarsson and Magnús Ver Magnússon. We have a up and coming strong men in Iceland and Hafþór Júlíus Björnsson is the one who is most likely to grab the title in coming years. So yes it is true that the Icelandic people are truly the one and only descendant of the ancient Viking.suggest listing
In Reykjavik you can do plenty of things with the family, for example located in Smáralind shopping mall there is Skemmtigarðurinn or Fun Park, there you can find a wide variety of indoor amusements in 2000 square meters, the lower level has family oriented games and rides for the hole family to enjoy and in the upper level is a restaurant and bar. You can also find many more activities in the capital area, ice skating, go cart, bowling and a Family Zoo to name a few. You can go climbing on walls in Klifurhúsið or go to Nesjavellir, about 30 min out of town and go to the adrenaline park where you can climb and swing and pump um the adrenaline.
In the capital you can find multiple health spas who offer variety of treatments in a relaxed environment. You can find some of these luxurious spas in some of the bigger hotels in Reykjavík. Nordicspa and Grand Hotel spa are examples of fantastic spas located in Hotels. There are also some larger spas not located in hotels in Iceland, Laugar Spa and Mecca Spa are examples of health centres with top of the line gym filled with the best equipment for your complete work out and relaxation in the perfect environment.
Hotels in Reykjavík are ranked from two star to four star. There are many choices when it comes to choosing a perfect place to stay in Iceland. If your are looking for a travelling cheap to Iceland you can find many guesthouses in the capital. Accommodation in Iceland can also be of the luxurious kind if you are prepared to pay a little more. Hotels in Iceland are of high standard so you will not be disappointed with our services. Comfort and elegance is a part of the Icelandic way of treating our guests so we hope that you will be as glad to visit our country as we are getting you.
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