When you mention you’re visiting Iceland, one of the first reactions you get from people is a sharp intake of breath and some kind of utterance that includes the word “expensive”.
But while it may be true that Iceland is one of the most pricey countries in the world, a visit there doesn’t have to break the bank.
Given that it sits on a volcanic hotspot, Iceland is blessed with all the geothermal splendour you could wish for. Boiling hot water is in such abundance, that it even comes out of household taps, fresh from the depths of the earth.
As far as European capitals go, I found Berlin to be one of the most affordable places I’ve been to. However, if you’re keen to keep your expenses to a minimum, here’s how to do Berlin on a budget.