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Martin Miller's Gin -- The Spirit of Iceland | Posted 07.30.2015 | Travel

Iceland's true allure lies in its wide-open fjords, stunning glaciers, majestic waterfalls and Martian-like lava fields. Horseback riding through the lava landscape is a great way to see the sites, or you can drink in the view from the many outdoor hot tubs.

The Grand Tour of 2015

Maria Rodale | Posted 07.16.2015 | Travel
Maria Rodale

In the old days (1660 to 1840), affluent young men were known to go on a "grand tour" to complete their education. Today, the tradition continues wh...

The Grand Tour: England

Maria Rodale | Posted 07.16.2015 | Travel
Maria Rodale

Hello, London! Photos from our Grand Tour adventures in England: First stop: Hampton Court Palace Flower Show. Roses. Love the flower names!...

The Grand Tour: Iceland II

Maria Rodale | Posted 07.14.2015 | Travel
Maria Rodale

The Grand Tour continues with more photos from our adventures in Iceland... Waterfalls are everywhere... This one has a treasure buried behind i...

A Land Where Writers Are Revered

Jeanine Barone | Posted 05.21.2015 | Travel
Jeanine Barone

In the beginning, there existed an island -- uninhabited but for the Arctic fox -- sculpted by snow and ice, wind, water, and fire. This wild, windswept land had no name, until settlers arrived in the 10th century, and made this place their home.

Triumphs and Mishaps on Iceland's Ring Road

Fathom | Posted 06.08.2015 | Travel

The landscape is beautiful, especially on a sunny, clear day. On one side was the ocean; on the other, a snow-capped mountain range and Snæfellsjökull, the massive glacier-covered volcano at the tip of the peninsula.

Must Do Adventures in Iceland

HUMANITY.TV | Posted 02.09.2015 | Travel

During the four weeks of production for our first Humanity for iPad issue in Iceland, we made sure find the some of the best adventures possible. Here, we've boiled them down to our eight favorites. Let the adventure begin...

Iceland's Floating Northern Lights Tour Is The Definition Of Epic

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 12.09.2014 | Travel

We knew Iceland was both magical and relaxing, but this takes the country's natural wonders to a whole. new. level. On a trip with Reykjavik-based ...

An Artist in (the Middle of Nowhere) Iceland [VIDEO]

HUMANITY.TV | Posted 12.13.2014 | Travel

Iceland might boast the most writers, musicians, singers, and artists per capita than any other nation on earth. With a national population only equal...

As If You Needed Another Reason To Visit Iceland Now, Check Out This Above Ground Tectonic Plate

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 09.21.2014 | Travel

Tectonic plates is one of those pesky vocabulary terms that slides everyone back to their eighth grade science class. Most tectonic plate boundari...

Europe's 10 Best Adventure Destinations

minube | Posted 01.25.2014 | Travel

From the glaciers and volcanos of Iceland to the warm waters of the Canary Islands, here are Europe's 10 best adventure destinations.

Iceland With a Toddler - A Photo Blog

Limari Colon | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
Limari Colon

"Why Iceland?" My friends ask me when I tell them I just returned from an awesome trip. I'm happy to report it was our best trip yet! We had the time of our lives and I've got pictures to prove it. Here's what you can do if you're planning a trip to Iceland with a toddler:

12 Reasons to Visit Iceland -- Even in Winter (PHOTOS)

Laura Lippstone | Posted 06.02.2013 | Travel
Laura Lippstone

Even though Iceland's almost at the top of the world near the Arctic Circle, winter temperatures are often warmer than, say, New York, London and Paris. In summer, the temp doesn't get much beyond light sweater weather. All in all, it's decent weather to see all there is to see, and there's a lot.

What Would You Rename Iceland?

Posted 09.12.2012 | Travel

As the Icelandic trainer told Coach Bombay in the seminal classic "D2: The Mighty Ducks:" "Greenland is covered with ice, and Iceland is very nice!" ...

PHOTOS: A Song Of Iceland And Fire

Paul Steele | Posted 03.13.2012 | Travel
Paul Steele

Outside of Reykjavik, where two thirds of Iceland's 320,000 citizens live, sits nearly 40,000 square miles of nature in its rawest form.

46 Days Of Cycling Through Iceland. With Kids.

Charles Scott | Posted 11.22.2011 | Travel
Charles Scott

We ate lunch amid vast lava fields strewn with black boulders and belching sulfur vents. We rode sturdy Icelandic horses, camped in the wild and awoke to the cries of Arctic terns hunting above the softly lapping ocean surf nearby. And my son told me, "A kid can do a whole lot more than most adults think."

World's Most Expansive Penis Museum Draws Tourists To Iceland

GlobalPost | Iva R. Skoch | Posted 09.28.2011 | World

HUSAVIK, Iceland -- Three years ago when a local fisherman found a dead walrus on his property, he cut off its penis and called Sigurdur Hjartarson. ...

A Journey to the Center of Iceland

Alex Budak | Posted 08.14.2011 | Travel
Alex Budak

2011-06-14-iceland.jpgIn the course of half a day -- by Arctic-sun standards -- we would see waterfalls, valleys, ridges, geysers, glaciers and tundra that can only be described as lunar.

The Magic of Iceland's Golden Circle

Alda Sigmundsdottir | Posted 07.16.2011 | Travel
Alda Sigmundsdottir

In the season of the midnight sun, the light is both ethereal and intense, and touring Iceland is an absolute adventure. Those of us who live here sometimes need to be reminded that people come from far and wide to see things we take for granted.

A Tourist-Free Destination in Iceland

Paul Robert | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Paul Robert

Where do you go to avoid mass tourism and see original, unpolished events? Iceland.