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The capital of Iceland, Reykjavik is an ideal destination for gay travellers due to its distinguishing gay-friendly character.
The country is the first in the world to elect an openly gay head of state and it is also important that the LGBT community enjoys exactly the same rights as everybody else.
The openness and the egalitarianism of Reykjavik are remarkable, and same-sex couples marriage and children adoption are recognised by the government.
The LGBT community in Reykjavik has a highly active character, however, the local gay scene is unorganised.
The uniqueness of the wider area with the unparalleled natural beauty constitutes the base for the most idyllic holidays with your partner.
Gastronomy is also included among the main attractions of Iceland's capital, especially as it is largely related to its privileged nature and wealthy ground.
The most common delicacies in Reykjavik are pickled ram's testicles, putrefied shark, smoked lamb, skyr and generally cured meat and fish products due to the direct access to the ocean.
Reykjavik has grown into one of the ideal places to enjoy high quality new Nordic cuisine! You can find numerous creative and original restaurants in Reykjavik covering all preferences.
Reykjavik not only has a notable coffee culture but also offers different kinds of award-winning local beers!
Reykjavik offers a wide range of luxury hotels with great amenities and high-quality facilities to help you make the most out of your staying.
Reykjavik has developed to be one of the most popular cities for its contemporary art galleries which come in all shapes and sizes.
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Reykjavik diverse Food Scene present the best of Iceland culinary tradition
Reykjavik is not only about its enchanting natural environment and its unique natural phenomena. Gastronomy is also included among the main attractions of Iceland's capital, especially…Read More
Reykjavik: Feel like your home in this amazingly gay-friendly and open-minded city!
The capital of Iceland, Reykjavik is an ideal destination for queer travellers due to its distinguishing gay-friendly character. The country is the first in the world to elect…Read More
There aren't many exclusively gay hotspots but there is a whole chain of gay friendly and gay owned businesses operating in the capital city, from gay friendly hotels to bars and nightclubs.
Kiki is the most popular gay bar in Reykjavik!Read More
There is a large number of vivid Pride events take place in the area, with the annual Reykjavik Pride festival being the most important one.
The festivities include also outdoor concerts, in which the attendance amounts to thousands of people regardless of their sexual orientation.Read More
The popular food and fun festival has also contributed to the development of the local cuisine.
The festival is an annual competition composed of the exceptional gastronomic skills and creativity of the eminent chefs, the fresh natural ingredients, and the cheerful environment.Read More
Complete your luxury holidays by pleasing your palate at the numerous top quality restaurants in Reykjavik with the award-winning chefs and the creative dishes!
Taste delicious dishes in Reykjavik’s restaurants made by the supreme quality of the fresh Icelandic ingredients! Some popular fine-dining restaurants include Matur Og Drykkur,…Read More
Shopping in Reykjavik is extensive and there are are several shops in the city that are definitely worth a visit as they sell handmade goods, however Reykjavik is definitely not cheap.
The best places for shopping in Reykjavik are Mink Viking Portrait Studio, Nordic Store, Handknitting Association of Iceland, 12 Tonar, Alafoss Wool Store, and Kringlan Mall.Read More
Explore Reykjavik with an organized luxury tour! In the comfort of a luxury jeep, you will be surprised discovering the impressive glaciers, the imposing volcanoes, and the breathtaking highlands.
If you take a private tour, do not miss to visit Blue Lagoon, the Great Geysir and Gulfoss Waterfall, the amazing thermal pools and the Laugardalur Valley.Read More
A visit to the Icelandic capital Reykjavik would not be completed without visiting the luxurious thermal pools and spas, as thermal energy is a great part of Iceland's tradition!
Blue Lagoon Spa is the most known geothermal spa in Iceland as well as the most visited one!Read More
The concept of wellness is inherent to Reykjavik's culture as - without exaggeration - it could be likened to a chest full of well preserved and unspoiled natural treasures.
As such, it offers an abundance of diversified choices for wellness enhancement, fitness boosting and body and mind rejuvenation.Read More