Category Archives: Faroe Islands

Sandoy, Faroe Islands: The Perfect Day Trip from Tórshavn

Skopun on Sandoy in the Faroe Islands

Planning a trip to Sandoy, Faroe Islands? This guide tells you how to get to Sandoy, why you should visit, and all the wonderful things to do in Sandoy! One thing I’ll never understand is why some people travel to a place to have the exact same experience as someone before them.  You can explain […]

Faroe Islands Packing List: What to Pack for the Faroe Islands (All Seasons)

Keen Targhee boots faroe islands

One of the questions that has been asked a lot on my blog and in my inbox in the past year has been ‘What do I pack for the Faroe Islands?” I have had it on my mind for a while to create a Faroe Islands packing list, but I haven’t actually taken the time […]

Gjogv, Faroe Islands: Traveling to the Edge of the World

Gjógv on Eysturoy in the Faroe Islands

Before venturing to the Faroe Islands, I knew I wouldn’t be able to leave without doing the famed drive from Eiði to Gjógv that passes over the tallest mountain in the Faroes, Slættaratindur.   I wasn’t likely going to have time to do an all-day hike around the area, mostly because there was still a bit of winter […]

Kalsoy, Faroe Islands: Everything to Know About the Hike to Kallur Lighthouse

Kalsoy, Faroe Islands: Everything to Know About the Hike to Kallur Lighthouse

Update:  I  initially went to Kalsoy and did the Kallur Lighthouse hike in March 2017.  I failed miserably at it due to my inane fear of heights.  I went back in August 2018 and finally completed it!  It is a pretty easy hike, but if you’re scared of heights, it may be more challenging.  This […]

Best Faroe Islands Hotels: From Budget to Luxury Accommodation

Best hotels in the Faroe Islands 2020

The Faroe Islands is a breathtaking archipelago in the North Atlantic Ocean. Located between Iceland and Norway, it’s the perfect combination of historical and natural interest. I have had the chance to visit the place twice and stay at a variety of different Faroe Islands hotels while there. This is a guide of where to […]

Kunoy, Faroe Islands: Home of the Famous Faroese Forest

Kunoy, Faroe Islands: Home of the Famous Faroese Forest

There are eighteen stunning islands that make up the Faroe Islands.  Kunoy is a sparsely populated island that is in the north and situated close to Bordoy and Kalsoy. This is a Kunoy travel guide with practical information about the island, as well as reasons why you should visit.  Kunoy Travel Guide I didn’t make […]