Adventures, Iceland, Jo, Outdoors

The time we chased the northern lights

28 Oct , 2015  

We hadn’t slept properly in more than 24 hours after catching a 1am flight to Iceland the night before.  I was exhausted. A bitterly cold wind swept through the area as we stood outside, huddled together, staring hopefully at the sky, using our collective mental powers to magically will streaks of aurora borealis into visual existence. […]

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Adventures, Guests, Iceland, Roadtrip

That Time I Took a Wrong Turn and Drove around a Glacier

4 Aug , 2015  

I’m terrible at reading maps. I’m in my 30s and still confuse my left with my right. Being directionally challenged is one of my charming little quirks (at least that’s what I like to tell myself) and it made navigating around the Golden Circle in Iceland more exhilarating than I could have ever imagined. M and I […]