Iceland Latitude: Captivating Ice and Fire

May 25, 2023, Hertz Iceland Travel Info

Thanks to Iceland’s latitude and longitude of 65° 00′ N and 18° 00′ W, this island can experience the midnight sun in summer and be blessed by the Northern Lights in winter. This article will delve into the wonders of Iceland’s latitude and discover how this remarkable location contributes to its exceptional natural phenomena and […] full post

Iceland packing list: what to pack for a self-drive trip

May 4, 2023, Hertz Iceland Travel Info

One of the hardest things about going on vacation is packing. You only have a small amount of space to fit everything you need for your trip, so it’s important to choose each item wisely. There’s nothing worse than arriving at your destination and realizing you’re missing something important, but you also don’t want to […] full post

Best facts of Iceland: learn about Iceland before you visit

May 3, 2023, Hertz Iceland Travel Info

When planning your vacation to Iceland, it is important to do the proper research before your trip. You will need to know some facts about Iceland, the best places to go, how much it’s going to cost, the ways to get around and the best rental cars in Iceland. In this article, we will explore […] full post

Can you drink tap water in Iceland?

April 18, 2023, Hertz Iceland Travel Info

Tap water is perfectly fine to drink in Iceland, but remember, freezing cold water only, not the hot water from tap. As you plan your trip to Iceland, you might wonder whether drinking tap water in the country is safe. In this short article, we will explore tap Icelandic water quality in Iceland and the alternatives […] full post

Iceland flights: airlines, airports, and destinations guide

April 11, 2023, Hertz Iceland Travel Info

The first step in starting your epic Icelandic adventure is getting there! And as Iceland is an island, you will only be able to reach it by sea or sky. We wouldn’t recommend taking a boat unless you’re prepared for a 2-day journey from the closest point in Denmark. Traveling by air is much more […] full post

Best Iceland Souvenirs: Top 8 recommendations from locals

March 13, 2023, Hertz Iceland Travel Info

Anyone can grab a keychain or fridge magnet from the places they visit, but the best souvenirs are the ones that are authentic and create memories of your travels. Every country is unique, with different cultural practices, cuisines and natural wonders. And Iceland is no exception. Instead of the northern lights shopping bag, Iceland does […] full post

Is Iceland part of Europe? Is Iceland in the EU?

March 1, 2023, Hertz Iceland Travel Info

If you want a short answer to these two questions, we want to tell you that: Iceland is part of Europe, but Iceland is NOT in the EU; instead, Iceland belongs to the EEA (European Economic Area) and is a member of the Schengen area. If you want to travel to Iceland, make sure you […] full post

Travel Iceland FAQ: Is Iceland cold?

February 23, 2023, Hertz Iceland Travel Info

Planning a trip to Iceland and wondering whether it will be too cold for you? If you want a quick answer, it depends on when, where, and what weather conditions you are experiencing when you are in Iceland. To have your question precisely answered-In this blog post, we’ll explore “Is Iceland cold?” in more detail […] full post

Ultimate Guide to Camping in Iceland: Everything You Need to Know

October 27, 2022, Hertz Iceland Travel Info

Camping in Iceland and enjoying the great outdoors of the Nordic country can be one of the most enriching experiences for tourists. It truly gives you the opportunity to immerse yourself in the natural world of this beautiful, scenic country. Some aspects of camping in Iceland are different from camping in other parts of the […] full post

Iceland currency guide: Where to exchange currency and do I need to tip?

October 24, 2022, Hertz Iceland Travel Info

Iceland may technically be part of the European continent, but it’s not part of the European Union. For that reason, Iceland has its own currency and unique way of operating when it comes to paying for goods and services. If you’re planning on travelling in Iceland, it’s important to know what to expect before you […] full post