Warming Up Short Days, Long Nights in Iceland

The lure of an icy land in winter: no crowds and low rates.

By SETH KUGEL
TRAVEL


IT was pitch black at 8:30 a.m. on a frigid Icelandic morning, but at least there was no snow falling. Though cloud cover the night before had scuttled my chance to see the Northern Lights, my plan for a 36hour road trip from Reykjavik, ending a great...

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