Moon Iceland by Jenna Gottlieb
(Moon Handbooks)

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Iceland resident Jenna Gottlieb reveals the local secrets of her adopted country, from the colorful galleries and humming restaurants of Reykjavik the stunning fjords of East Iceland. Gottlieb recommends unique trip ideas like “Reykjavik: The Urban Experience,” “Long Weekend in Iceland,” and “Countryside Adventures.” Complete with detailed information on glacier hiking in Skaftafell national park, bathing in the hot springs of Myvatn, and watching for sperm whales off the coast of Olafsvik, Moon Iceland gives travelers the tools they need to create a more personal and memorable experience.

This full-color guidebook contains vibrant photos and easy-to-use maps to help with trip planning.

About Jenna Gottlieb

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Originally from New York City, Jenna Gottlieb fell in love with Iceland in 2006 on a spur of the moment getaway. During that trip, there were many firsts: her first time riding a horse, walking behind a waterfall, and being served dishes like singed sheep’s head and sour ram testicles. She survived and continued to return, permanently relocating to Iceland in 2012.While researching and writing this book, Jenna discovered new favorites and revisited old haunts. Her favorite experiences in Iceland include puffin watching, hiking in the north, and spending as much time in the West Fjords as possible.A freelance writer specializing in travel, business, and lifestyle, Jenna has contributed to the Associated Press, CNN Travel, the Independent, New York Post, and the Reykjavik Grapevine, among others. You can see some of her published work at
Published March 15, 2016 by Avalon Travel Publishing. 288 pages
Genres: Travel. Non-fiction