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A one-of-a-kind city

Reykjavik is small but mighty. With its blend of colourful houses along quirky streets and its mountainous snow-dusted backdrop – this coastal city is one to tick off the bucket list. Then, there are even lovelier scenes when you venture beyond.

Marvel at the contrasting landscapes on your flight to Reykjavik, a city surrounded by hot springs, volcanoes, lava fields and glaciers. Whether you dream of seeing the Northern Lights or lounging in the ethereal Blue Lagoon, holidays to Reykjavik will open your eyes. Although the city is little, it erupts with curious museums, creative architecture and flavourful eateries. Visit the Whales of Iceland exhibition, before hopping on a whale watching excursion, then make a trip to the Perlan museum. When you’re peckish, wander past enticing street art on your way to a choice of tantalising restaurants. From Iceland’s first Michelin-starred restaurant, DILL, to hot dogs at Baejarins Beztu Pylsur – there are plenty of cuisine choices.

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