Food and alcoholic baverages are very expensive in restaurants: Some examples: fish, arctic charr (saibling) ca 3800 ikr (ca 25 euro), pizza 3500 ikr (23 euro), burger ca. 1800 ikr (12 euro) )One steak ca. 4500 ikr (30 euro).One glass of beer in the restaurant ca. 1200 ikr (8 euro)
Icelandic weather is mostly unpredictable and can change from winter to summer in just a day. Once the temperature was 10 degree Celsius and then after 20 km it was 20 degree C. Gulf Stream keeps Iceland cool in summer and mild in winter. You will need casual clothing in layers for excursions and some smart clothes if going out. A warm wind- and waterproof jacket is necessary all year round.
Iceland has right-hand traffic. Driving in Iceland is very relaxing as there is hardly any traffic outside of Reykjavik. In summer, it’s easy to explore Iceland along the main Ring Road by car.
There are no entrance fees to any of the most famous landmarks. Waterfalls, glaciers, geysers, national parks – you can visit them all for free.
You have very good mobile network coverage pretty much everywhere in Iceland.
You do not need cash in Iceland. Even the parking fee or the restrooms can be paid with a credit card.
Be aware that some roads in the mountains are only open between July 1st and Aug 30.