Edinburgh, Scotland from above – Arthur’s Seat & Edinburgh Castle

When my brother and I first arrived at the airport in Edinburgh, Scotland, we honestly didn’t have much of an idea of what we were going to do there. All I really knew about Scotland were beautiful landscapes (maybe Loch Ness?) and castles while my brother was on the search for Scottish whiskey. Either way, we were pretty much exploring on…
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Accommodations, Food/Drink, & Budgeting Tips for your Iceland Visit

When you’re are visiting Iceland, you’re probably most interested in the variety of incredible landscapes or the Northern Lights. During your visit, however, you also need to eat/drink and find places to stay. Well, there are plenty of places to stay and more places to dine and drink. Icelandic cuisine offers a variety of delicious options that will satisfy your…
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ROAD TRIP! An Epic 7-Day Itinerary for Southern Iceland

Iceland is one of the few countries we’ve visited multiple times and it’s easy to understand why. The culture, people, animals and, of course, the absolutely stunning and breathtaking landscapes keep tugging at my heart, wanting to go back again and again. Despite being a small country, there are simply too many things to see in any short time period, but we’ve…
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7 Tips to Photographing the Northern Lights in Iceland

When making a visit to Iceland, one of the great natural wonders that everyone wants to see is the Aurora Borealis, more commonly known as Northern Lights. The northern lights are a spectacle unlike any other with the intense swirling movement of green lights “dancing” in the starry skies. We were fortunate enough to see it again during our latest visit…
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Lake of Ice – Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon (and Crystal Beach)

If you’re still looking for more icy things to do in Iceland after an Ice Cave Tour in the Vatnajokull Glacier, then you don’t have too far to see more. Just 30 minutes east of the town of Hofn, you can visit the spectacular Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon and beautiful Crystal Beach. Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon is a lake…
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