Voyage to the Blue Lagoon

Voyage to the Blue Lagoon

The Blue Lagoon We had pre-booked our tickets for the Blue Lagoon, arriving just before 8am. We felt like cattle with the rest of the…

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Climbing up a Lighthouse & Down to the HARPA

Climbing up a Lighthouse & Down to the HARPA

It was difficult getting up at 8:30am after having gone to bed so late last night watching the Northern Lights, but we wanted to get…

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photo of the northern lights over a mountain

Northern Lights at the Lighthouse

In and Around Vik We left Vik at 10am. The drive out was gorgeous – all this we had missed in the snow storm two…

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Jökulsárlón to Vík

Jökulsárlón to Vík

Despite our comfortable lodgings, we didn’t sleep too well after such a hair-raising experience on the roads the day before. We had an excellent breakfast…

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New Years Day in Iceland

New Years Day in Iceland

We had a slow start on New Years Day. We checked out of Atlantic Apartments at 10:30am. White, snowy mountains loomed up from low lying…

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Photo of fireworks over a bonfire

Driving the Golden Circle & NYE in Iceland

Matt and I both woke from vivid dreams in the morning. I didn’t want to get out of bed, but Matt was eager to hit…

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Arrival in Reykjavik

Arrival in Reykjavik

Airport and car rental We didn’t sleep well on the flight. I could not get comfortable for the life of me – WOW Air seats…

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Preparing for Iceland 2018

Preparing for Iceland 2018

We did New Years Eve in Paris last year, New York City the year before, and this year we’re doing NYE in Reykjavik! This was…

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