Laugarvatn Fontana

As I passed through the Golden Circle region on my journey from a little house in Borgarnes to a tent in Selfoss, I stopped for a couple of hours in Iceland’s smallest and quietest spa. Timer #selfie in #sæla at #fontana A post shared by Juliet Frost (@polarbearjuliet) on Sep 3, 2016 at 1:33pm PDT… More Laugarvatn Fontana

Bath Thermae Spa

You may know by now that I’m a bit of a fiend for spas. I know, it came as a surprise to me because I’m pretty much the ungirliest of the ungirly and I never thought I’d be the sort of person who enjoyed a spa. But I do! A few weeks ago, I was… More Bath Thermae Spa

Mývatn Nature Baths

It’s lunchtime on my thirtieth birthday and I am scurrying down wet slippery wooden steps in a cloud of sulphur, barefoot and shivering. Today I’m spending the afternoon in the Mývatn Nature Baths. The Nature Baths are the smaller, less famous cousin of the Blue Lagoon in the south west of Iceland, situated an hour… More Mývatn Nature Baths

The Blue Lagoon

If you go to Iceland, you will hear two things about the Blue Lagoon. You will hear it derided as expensive and touristy and you will hear it lauded as amazing. Both of these things are true. Lots of people talk about the Blue Lagoon but this is a post with all the details that… More The Blue Lagoon