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The Climates and Seasons of Iceland

Iceland is undoubtedly an incredible holiday destination, owed in part to the stunning sights and unique climate. Even so, many believe that Iceland is a cold place all the time, with visions of snowfall and icy temperatures all year round, which could put some off from visiting this Nordic gem. 

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Driving in Iceland Guide

A road trip around Iceland is a pretty magical experience, with vistas and sights you won’t find anywhere else in the world. Realistically, if you’re planning a holiday jaunt across the nordic expanse, this will likely be your first time driving in this country, so it’s important to consider the differences from your home. 

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How to Drive on F-Roads in Iceland

Ready to explore the Icelandic highlands and mountain roads? While we’d heartily recommend any thrill-seeker to visit the breathtaking scenery found in the heart of the wilds, there are some inherent challenges that come in tow.

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The Top 7 Rental Cars Made For Iceland Roads

Iceland’s roads weave through the picturesque country, taking travelers on a road-trip they’ll never forget. Vast volcanoes masquerading as mountains and steamy hot springs with mist that rises from the ground dot the country

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The 10 Best Restaurants in Iceland You Have to Try

You might expect a list of the 10 best Icelandic restaurants to center solely around Reykjavik. Visit today to learn the best lesser known places to eat!

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21 Fun Facts to Know About Iceland Before You Visit

Despite the welcoming, ruddy faces of the country’s folk, and how adventure-prone its geography is, Iceland has plenty of twists and turns that go way beyond its rugged roads.

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9 Essential Iceland Car Rental Tips You Need to Know

Renting a car in Iceland is the best way to see the beauties of this beautiful country. Read on to learn Lotus’s nine Iceland car rental tips you need to know!

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Everything You Need to Travel Iceland's Golden Circle

In this guide, we have covered everything you need to know before driving the Golden Circle in Iceland. By renting a car and choosing to drive the Golden Circle yourself over taking a tour, you can create a route that includes everything you want to see and embrace Iceland like a true local.

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New Keflavik Airport office location

We have moved our Keflavik airport office to a new location. Our new office is located at Blikavellir 3 and is in walking distance from Kefalvik Aiport. There is a shuttle bus that will shuttle our customers between the airport and our office.

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Iceland as Shooting Location

Among films shot in Iceland for the icy backdrops were “Lara Croft: Tomb Raider” featuring Angelina Jolie. The scenes were shot at the famous Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon. Ice was also the focal point of the producers of “A View To A Kill” (1985), Roger Moore’s last James Bond film.

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