Tag Archives: Reykjavik

Surf in Iceland- Ice Included!

You work hard. Sometimes you need to play hard too. We have the answer to invigorating playtime: Surfing in Iceland- Ice included! Where to Surf in Iceland Many people looking for ice surfing venture to Reykjanes peninsula an hour outside of Reykjavik. This spot is the home of a moon-shaped landscape caused by lava fields. This spot is for the more advanced surfer as sharp volcanic reefs lie just below the surface.  For those new to surfing but want the invigorating experience of surf ... read more

Let’s Tango in Reykjavik Iceland

Let’s Tango in Reykjavik Iceland Tango is more than a ballroom dance; an intimate and graceful play between power and vulnerability. This passionate exchange between the leader and follower captures the hearts of those who experience the dance. Steps are not mirrored, giving each partner freedom of expression within the frame of their two bodies. The dance traces its origins to the 1880s along the border of Argentina and Uruguay. It grew in popularity; reaching Paris, London, and Berlin. ... read more

Red Apple’s Best

After sharing the summer vacation ideas with you in great red apple cities, let us, for a suggestion, share with you our personal favorite handpicked apartments to stay in our top cities, which have been really popular since they were included in our list.  Luxurious apartment in Rome Though there are several but the two main reasons as to why this apartment has won its place as one of the most desired holiday homes on our list. First being its ideal location very close to Basilica di San ... read more

Summer Favorites of 2015

If you’re an early bird and already looking to find where to spend this year's summer holidays, then read up, reviews are already out, whether it’s Lonely Planet, Frommers, The Guardian or Telegraph, you’ll find one thing in common; our great Red Apple Cities will always be somewhere on top of these lists. So, question yourself, what’s your mood this year. Are you up for a city break or you fancy a romantic escape in Paris or Venice with your loved one? Want to discover all the tradit ... read more

Check Out Our City Guides

At Red Apple Apartments we pride ourselves on our service and we do everything we can to make your stay in our apartment and your entire visit to our cities as comfortable and relaxing as possible. While we want you to feel at home in our accommodation, we also recognize that you might want to get out and do some sightseeing during your stay. So if you decide to leave the comfort of your apartment, we have created city guides to help you plan your excursions. The guides have information on city ... read more

New Red Apple Apartments in New Red Apple Cities

You may have noticed that our home page is getting crowded with flags. That's because Red Apple Apartments is now represented in all of the Nordic countries with new apartments recently listed in Stockholm, Helsinki and Oslo. We are excited to be serving these important capitals. Each Scandinavian capital offers history, art and nature in abundance and our apartments are always located either right in the heart of the city center or with easy access to city attractions and amenities. Our lists ... read more

Red Apple Apartments in the Guardian

Sunday's edition of the U.K.'s Observer featured an article about an "Instant Weekend" to Reykjavik, and as proof that Red Apple Apartments is becoming a household name in Reykjavik accommodation, the article recommends us for finding an affordable and comfortable place to stay in Iceland's capital. Of course this is no surprise to anyone who has already stayed in one of our apartments in Reykjavik or Copenhagen, but now you don't have to take our word for it…a trusted name in travel journalis ... read more

The Northern Lights of Iceland

The Northern Lights are one of the most magnificent sites to be seen in Iceland. Every year during the winter months the sky is filled with a green and red glow that transforms the horizon. This phenomenon happens in both the northern and southern polar areas, but because the northern pole is more inhabitable you have a better chance of seeing the lights here. In the north the technical name is aurora borealis, which is named for the Roman goddess of dawn, Aurora, and the Greek word for north ... read more

Five Tips for Whale Watching in Reykjavik

[caption id="attachment_18" align="aligncenter" width="450"] Whale watching from Reykjavik[/caption]     Whenever visitors ask us about unique things to do in Reykjavik we always recommend whale watching. Whale watching is the type of activity that almost anyone will enjoy. Being out at sea with the more than twenty-four breeds of whales is unlike any other whale watching experience anywhere else. Here are a few tips for your Reykjavik whale watching excursi ... read more

Many new apartments being listed in Reykjavik

We are working hard to add apartments in reykjavik these days. We already have 13 apartments but many more are being listed. Our aim is to offer the widest range of apartments available from small inexpensive studio apartments to big luxury apartments. Just so everyone can find something that suits them. ... read more