2015 in Review: A Video

I promise I will get to working on the remaining posts I have planned, including Spain, Germany, Prague, as well as a budget round up not only for the month of December, but for the entire time I’ve been traveling as well.  So get ready! But for now, I’ve thrown together a little ‘2015 in review’ video that sums up my travels for this past year. 2015 was the year Continue reading 2015 in Review: A Video

Land of Fire and Ice Series: Iceland’s South Shore Adventures

If you’re looking for stereotypical Iceland views and magic, head to the South Coast. Using the same company that we used to view the Golden Circle, Reykjavik Excursions, my sister and I set off on a 12.5 hour tour of southern Iceland. The scenery is expansive and impressive, the names are intense tongue twisters (no seriously try and read some of these out loud), and the waterfalls are plentiful. When you Continue reading Land of Fire and Ice Series: Iceland’s South Shore Adventures

Land of Fire and Ice Series: Silfra SCUBA Diving

The one bucket list item I had for Iceland (aka a non-negotiable must do), was SCUBA diving in Silfra. Silfra is located in Þingvallavatn Lake in the Þingvellir National Park (which we had first traveled to the day before on the Golden Circle Tour), and is a rift that is part of the tectonic boundary between the North American and Eurasian plates. My sister and I were picked up by Dive.IS early in the morning Continue reading Land of Fire and Ice Series: Silfra SCUBA Diving

Land of Fire and Ice Series: The Golden Circle

The Land of Fire and Ice, or Iceland as it’s more commonly known, is a special place that deserves special attention.  So instead of writing a novel on my time here like I did with Ireland, I’m going to break it up into a 3 part series. PART 1: THE GOLDEN CIRCLE The Golden Circle was the first tour my sister and I took when we arrived in Iceland.  We Continue reading Land of Fire and Ice Series: The Golden Circle