We hope you have more than two days to spend in Iceland – but it is inevitable that travelers’ schedules can fill up easily and you may need to hit the road before you can take in all the sights your adventurous heart desires. Fortunately, Iceland is a small, easily navigable island nation and offers plenty of superb places to visit close to Keflavík International Airport and Reykjavík Airport. Here we will follow the two-day layover adventure of inquisitive traveler who took on Iceland’s waterfalls, lagoons, and even the Golden Circle with time to spare. Take note that, even after her thrilling forty-eight hours on the island, this explorer is eager to return to Iceland to experience more!
In this wonderfully evocative anecdote, Boston native Jackie Rapetti describes her magical adventure in Iceland in eloquent, loving detail. We suggest you read further to obtain a day-by-day traveler’s account of an island journey well-spent; Jackie’s vivid description of her experiences in Reykjavík are sure to stimulate your imagination and give you an idea of what to do and where to go in the capital city. She also provides charming recounts of some of the intimate little experiences you can enjoy only by immersing yourself in your Icelandic adventure, such as meeting a friendly black cat named Bubbles – Jackie claims the elves led her and her friend to her feline friend!