In Iceland I stayed at the Apotek Hotel, a new boutique hotel in the centre of Reykjavik. It's in the perfect location right off the main street- all you have to do is stroll out the front door and you're right near all the shops...

In Barbados I stayed at the Amaryllis Beach Resort, which is located in the Hastings area, just south of Bridgetown. The best thing about this hotel is its location; it's a 15-20 minute drive from the airport and only a few minutes by car from...