Is this the Coolest Plane Ever? Icelandair Launches World’s First Glacier Plane


Transatlantic airline, Icelandair, is set to add some grandeur to the skies with the launch of its Vatnajökull glacier themed plane. The Vatnajökull plane is part of Icelandair’s transatlantic fleet providing passengers with a guaranteed experience of the Vatnajökull glacier. All Icelandair planes are named after Icelandic volcanoes and this special livery joins the Hekla Aurora, created in 2015 and…

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ION City Hotel Opens in Reykjavik, Iceland

ION City Hotel guestroom

There’s a sleek new outpost in Reykjavik in its soft-opening phase, ready to welcome explorers of Iceland’s vast beauty. Embodying the spirit of adventurous travel and cool Nordic design that dwells in its sister property Ion Adventure Hotel, the 18-room Ion City Hotel is the citified version of the original award-winning countryside retreat. Here, the same respect for Icelandic aesthetics…

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Iceland’s Blue Lagoon is Expanding its Horizons with New Luxury Hotel, Spa

Moss Hotel Suite 60

In autumn, 2017, Blue Lagoon will be opening an underground spa, a 62-room luxury hotel, and a signature restaurant. The first phase of the expansion was introduced in 2016 when the Blue Lagoon was enlarged by half, creating more space for each guest in order to enhance their experience. Furthermore, a new access control system was implemented, minimizing wait times…

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Small Luxury Hotels of the World Introduces New Destinations

Hotel Ranga

With two new luxurious retreats in Iceland, a historic gem in Armenia, and the ultimate island hide-away in Nicaragua, independently-minded travelers will be spoiled for choice by these new SLH offerings. Hotel Ranga: Sudurland, Iceland The most spectacular feature of this luxury log-cabin is its location. The landscape, free of pollution and 60 miles from the capital, is one of…

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