Iceland lives up to the hype. A rugged and ethereal landscape, exploring the country means happening upon icebergs, endless fields of wildflowers, vast expanses of volcanic ash, and flocks of arctic birds swarming in the night.

Höfn is a slice of heaven in southeastern Iceland

Iceland is one of the most expensive destinations in Europe

The weirdest thing about visiting Iceland: 24 hours of sunlight

One reason Iceland is expensive: Tourism has skyrocketed recently

Here’s proof that Iceland is filled with unbelievable beauty

Six websites about Iceland that are better than a travel book

Five pieces of charming Reykjavik street art

30 First impressions of Iceland

Here’s where you can find elves in Iceland

A wrecked plane sits on an endless lava field at the top of the world