Iceland Day 6: Northern Lights Tour and departure

It’s been about 6 months since I ventured off to my dream home of Iceland. After visiting, it’s been torturous deciding where to go next. Iceland is the one place I’ve always wanted to go, it was a no-brainer, so what’s next? How do I choose? I never did finish my post on our last day in Iceland, however. Heather and I had just come … Continue reading Iceland Day 6: Northern Lights Tour and departure

Days 4&5: Secret Lagoon, Cocoa Puffs and Glaciers 

“Always be yourself. Unless you can be a viking, then always be a viking.” The feeling of coming home after a trip consitutes some type of closure. It’s quite strange to be in a country one morning different than the country you end up in that night. You don’t want to leave and yet you must – because it’s not your daily life, it’s not … Continue reading Days 4&5: Secret Lagoon, Cocoa Puffs and Glaciers¬†

Iceland Day 3: Geysers, Hot Dogs and Exploring a Cave

Our third day in Iceland was more than we could have ever have asked for. We woke up with the goal of getting waffles at Mokka Kaffi, a little cafe in Reykjavik I found through Instagram months before our trip. They serve thick and fluffy waffles with whipped cream and strawberry jam, and the strongest caffe lattes I tried in the city. Rielly, having been … Continue reading Iceland Day 3: Geysers, Hot Dogs and Exploring a Cave

Iceland Days 1&2: Blue Lagoon, Waterfalls and Black Sand Beach

Over 15,000 kilometers covered. 576 photos. $133 spent on gas. 5 waterfalls. A lot of Einstock beer, Icelandic hot dogs, stinky socks and laughs-till-we-cried. It is so difficult to capture Iceland in just one blog post. Every day was so different, every time we turned our heads the landscape changed. I’m going to break up my posts on the trip so it’s not too much … Continue reading Iceland Days 1&2: Blue Lagoon, Waterfalls and Black Sand Beach