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Beer Bath

September 7, 2017

The magic of the Icelandic landscape tells a fairytale in itself. A lone chapel with a turf roof stands before a hillside amidst a long grassy pasture. 899 more words


Cheese Tub Time Machine

September 6, 2017

Mary Poppins must have graced the region with her presence because winds shifted long enough for us to actually explore the area past the Krafla power plant. 336 more words


Devil Farts

September 5, 2017

The driest part of the country called our names after days of itinerary crippling rain. Kayla, Katie Green and I couldn’t believe that we actually needed our sunglasses while we drove from the quirky fjord side town of Seydisfjordur to the Mývatn area. 278 more words



September 3, 2017

The Vatnajökull glacier covers over 8% of Iceland, and for a short while, the fog lifted just enough for us to catch our first glimpse from our hotel room. 375 more words


Wet 'round Here

September 2, 2017

Iceland’s Route 1, or the Ring Road as the tourists refer to it, is the main road that encompasses the entire island excluding the isolated Westfjords. 1,001 more words


“Reykjavik, I’m never going to sleep”

August 31, 2017

Kayla and Katie Green flew in early on a Thursday morning. In reviewing my journal, our day’s itinerary pretty much reads like a grocery list of Reykjavik’s premier watering holes. 491 more words


Where's your inner Viking?

August 30, 2017

Our Inside the Volcano tour concluded my Icelandic adventures with Mom. I found myself enjoying some downtime in Reykjavik for the day until my two best friends, Kayla and Katie Green, were set to arrive in the morning. 352 more words