Iceland – Take the Kids to the Spa

Family travel and spas are often two themes that don’t go well together. Luckily, in Iceland the opposite is true. The Icelandic people have put their massive amounts of geothermal energy to good use. On average they visit the spa at least twice a week, year round. It is a place of community, where localsContinue reading “Iceland – Take the Kids to the Spa”

Krauma – What a spa designed by Bruce Wayne would look like

Krauma geothermal baths & spa is located in West Iceland, about 90 minutes drive from Reykjav√≠k. Krauma looks like a spa that was designed by Batman; very modern looking, all in shades of smooth black and grey. There are 5 hot baths that vary in temperature, as well as one cold bath. In a separateContinue reading “Krauma – What a spa designed by Bruce Wayne would look like”

Fontana Geothermal Spa – Rye Bread Baked in Black Sand

What led us to Fontana had less to do with soaking and more to do with our stomachs. When we pulled up and caught our first sight, the view immediately impressed us. They have several pools to choose from, all open air looking onto a serene lake. There are also saunas, and a steam bathContinue reading “Fontana Geothermal Spa – Rye Bread Baked in Black Sand”