Reykjavik: City Guide

When deciding to visit Iceland, it was the promise of scenery that convinced me to book the trip. Barren landscapes, black sand beaches, thundering waterfalls and majestic glaciers. It seemed like a perfect mix of dreamy and adventurous. Planning to visit in December, we knew the weather may be unpredictable so we decided to stay in Reykjavik as our “home base” … Continue reading Reykjavik: City Guide

5 Things to Know Before Visiting the Blue Lagoon

Icelanders will tell you the Blue Lagoon is a tourist trap, and while it is a bit pricey to visit, we loved our time there. When you’re in the lagoon, everything takes on an ethereal, dreamlike quality. The lagoon is quite big- there are various pools to explore, caves to wade through, connecting bridges, cleansing sauna, floating bar and massaging waterfall. Exhausted from … Continue reading 5 Things to Know Before Visiting the Blue Lagoon

Iceland: The Complete Guide

Iceland is dreamy. Ethereal landscapes guarantee a wonder-filled vacation. Natural hot springs, breathtaking waterfalls and volcanoes- talk about an explorer’s paradise. Before visiting Iceland, I daydreamed about swimming in a geothermal lagoon, hiking a glacier, watching the Northern Lights and reveling in fresh seafood. We planned on visiting for five days in December 2015, hoping a … Continue reading Iceland: The Complete Guide