10 Things No One Tells You About… Reykjavik

Whether you land in Keflavík International Airport (KEF) before sunrise, or find yourself left in the dark by the typical guidebook’s uninteresting regime, these 10 tips and tidbits, which you probably won’t find in a guidebook, will help you navigate your way to a locally-inspired and budget-friendly visit in Reykjavik. Save Big With Happy Hour Specials… Reykjavik is a notoriously expensive city,…

Deal Alert: NYC to Iceland From $230 Round-Trip

Want to see the latest flight deals as soon as they’re published? Follow The Points Guy on Facebook and Twitter, and subscribe to text message alerts from our deals feed, @tpg_alerts. Airfare deals are typically only available on limited dates. We recommend that you use Google Flights to find dates to fly, then book through an online travel agency,…

WOW Air to Launch Service from Miami to Iceland in April 2017

Low-cost carrier WOW Air just announced it’ll be adding flights from Miami (MIA) to Reykjavik (KEF) beginning in April 2017, with three nonstop flights per week departing from MIA on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays. To celebrate the new route, the carrier is offering introductory one-way fares from Miami to Reykjavik for $99 and flights from Miami to other European cities like Paris, London…

A Complete List of SPG Tribute Portfolio and Design Hotels

Update (March 8): Two new Tribute Portfolio properties have been added to the SPG collection and will open April 1, 2016. Both properties, Le Dokhan’s and Le Metropolitan, are in Paris and are SPG Category 6 properties (requiring 20,000-25,000 Starpoints per night). Both hotels are currently Radisson Blu properties and will be rebranded for SPG. You can…

Deal Alert: WOW Air to Iceland from $228 Round-Trip

WOW Air’s cheap flights are available again for travelers heading to Iceland this year. Most of the discounted fares are for service from Boston (BOS), however you might be able to find a handful of deals from Baltimore (BWI). Prices start around $228 round-trip, although tickets for the summer are a bit more expensive. Keep in mind, though, that WOW…

Icelandair Will Pair You With a Buddy on Your Next Stopover

One of the best reasons to fly Icelandair is the complimentary seven-day stopover for passengers traveling between the US and Europe, giving you plenty of time to check out some of the world’s most unique landscapes and cultures. The airline recently added a special perk to this benefit, making it a bit different than your average stopover — the carrier will…

Deal Alert: WOW Air to Iceland and London from $248 Round-Trip

WOW Air’s flight deals are available again this week, with discounted fares departing Baltimore (BWI) and Boston (BOS) for London (LGW) and Reykjavik, Iceland (KEF). Every few months, WOW makes available $99 outbound flights to Iceland and Europe. Unfortunately, these rates typically aren’t available on the return flights (due to high taxes), but there’s still plenty of opportunities…

Exciting New Airline Routes for November 2015 and Beyond

Each month, airlines around the world launch and announce dozens of new flight routes and service changes — and today, TPG Assistant Editor Matt Zuzolo shares just a few of the latest flights that will take to the skies this month or in the near future. Keep in mind that exact flight details (e.g., flight schedules, aircraft and more) could…

5 Reasons to Visit Iceland During Winter

Iceland’s popularity as a tourist destination is at an at all-time high, in part due to competitive fares from the ever-expanding flag carrier Icelandair and low-cost airline WOW Air. Though you might think the peak summer season is the best time to visit this Nordic country, TPG Contributor Greig Santos-Buch offers some compelling reasons to explore Iceland between November and March.  In February…

10 Destination Spas That Take You Away From It All

Never one to shy away from a good spa treatment, TPG Contributor David Hoffmann of the travel blog David’s Been Here shares some of his favorite spa experiences around the world, from beaches to cities to the heart of the Arabian desert.  Timeless Spa at Al Maha Desert Resort and Spa — Dubai, UAE Being stranded…