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My Iceland Trip: Details

By | October 28, 2012

Our trip to Iceland requires many blog posts (1, 2, 3, 4). We drove the country, saw a lot of amazing sights, but this post is dedicated to the incidentals. The details that you need to be aware of when you’re in a foreign country and being prepared for the differences. I spent hours searching… Read More »

My Iceland Trip: The Final Third

By | October 27, 2012

And so begins the conclusion of our Iceland trip, which takes us out of the Westfjords and back to Reykjavik. For the previous updates you can read about Day 1 through Day 5 here and Day 6 through Day 10 here. Day 11 / May 26 With a full stomach from breakfast we prepared for… Read More »

My Iceland Trip: The Middle Third

By | October 23, 2012

Our trip recap of Iceland picks up where the first one left off and will cover the next five days of our stay in Iceland. Day 6 / May 21 We bid farewell to the east coast and went toward Egilsstaðir. The scenery constantly changed and through green and lively lands we entered barren mountains… Read More »

My Iceland Trip: The First Third

By | August 26, 2012

Our trip to Iceland has come and gone and I have struggled with how to write a recap of the trip. This post has been written and re-written. There is no way to describe each day in Iceland without a thousand word post to accompany it, let alone trying to write up two weeks of… Read More »

My Iceland Trip: The Essentials

By | June 9, 2012

In May Jenna and I went to Iceland and travelled the countryside by car. I have been anticipating this trip for a year and a half and it was everything I imagined and then some. Why Iceland? In October 2010 there was a medical emergency on our return flight from England that forced us to… Read More »

My Trip Amnesia

By | October 19, 2011

Sometimes I forget we’re going to Iceland next year. We booked the tickets in August, we have decided on a tour group to book the accommodation and car rental through and I am spending less time researching on Trip Advisor or reading Icelandic news articles. Then Gizmodo posts a time lapse video someone just released… Read More »

My Future Nordic Trip

By | August 18, 2011

Since our 16 hour layover in Iceland last October I have been thinking about returning. I always wanted to visit Iceland but being there for that brief moment made me want to return as soon as possible. A few months passed and I got a little more serious about planning a trip for 2012 at… Read More »

My Trip Leftovers

By | December 10, 2010

When we weren’t in London we were exploring other parts of the English countryside. First off was a trip up to the north. York Three trains and three hours later we made it from Bishops Stortford to York (). York is known for the York Minster, one of the oldest churches in England complete with… Read More »