10 photos that will make you want to visit Iceland (aka the island of magical fairytales)

On the border between the North American and European tectonic plate in Þingvellir National Park...

Iceland is on the bucket list of many people for a reason. It is an incredibly divers country with dramatic landscapes and untouched nature. Iceland is known as the land of fire and ice. However, I named it ‘the island of magical fairytales’. Don’t you think it is appropriate when you look at the mosses, canyons, waterfalls and black beaches in the pictures below?

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4 amazing detours from the Golden Circle

Faxi waterfall - Detour Golden Circle

Of course my dad and I visited the 3 classical highlights on the Golden Circle in Iceland: Geysir geothermal area, Gullfoss waterfall and Thingvellir National Park. Secretly, we liked the detours more than the classic stops. Don’t you want to bathe in a geothermal river, stroll around a colorful volcanic crater and enjoy picturesque waterfalls without the crowds?

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