12 Day Iceland Ring Road Trip in April

I decided to go in the shoulder season of April, which weather wise is very different from the high season of mid June/August. There are definitely pros and cons to any time you decide to go to Iceland…. Read More

Iceland Days 11 & 12: Reykjavik

Reykjavik Highlight: Stuffing my face on Plokkfiskur I’ve been hiking while I’ve been here; nothing too crazy or extreme but I’ve been spending a fair amount of time on my feet exploring. So I don’t know if it… Read More

Iceland Day 9: Eastern Snæfellsnes

Eastern Snæfellsnes Highlight: Conquering Klakkshaus Today turned out to a much longer day than originally anticipated, but another one of my favorite days so far. I started my day steeped in Icelandic lore and tradition, starting, of course, with my morning… Read More

Iceland Day 8: Western Snæfellsnes

Western Snæfellsnes Highlight: Traipsing through a giants lair at Rauðfeldsgjá Elven temples, a troll’s bath, Viking graves, and a very angry giant. I haven’t been reading all day, I’ve been exploring the Snæfellsnes Penninsula! The name might sound familiar… Read More

Iceland Day 7: Driving Westward

Husavik to Snæfellsnes Highlight: Dragon hunting at Hvítserkur Today, in theory, was supposed the be the only long driving day, but as you know by now, the snow threw a bit of a ratchet in my plans. But I got… Read More