Life in Songdo: Spring Flowers and the World Pokemon Festival!

Spring is a fabulous time in Songdo. Flowers begin to bloom, and festivals are in full swing. I've also been inspired to bring the beauty of nature inside by creating a garden patio on the balcony. And my new bike has been perfect for zipping around to the many parks in Songdo to view the … Continue reading Life in Songdo: Spring Flowers and the World Pokemon Festival!

Driving Iceland’s Ring Road in One Week, Part 3: Hverir Geothermal area, Krafla volcano, Akureryi, and the Snaefellsnes Peninsula.

Welcome to part 3 of my series exploring Iceland's Ring Road. Driving Iceland's Ring Road in one week can be done, but expect long days (and nights, thanks to the midnight sun) and very little sleep. I recommend 10 days for the ideal trip around Iceland's Ring Road, but if you can only manage seven, … Continue reading Driving Iceland’s Ring Road in One Week, Part 3: Hverir Geothermal area, Krafla volcano, Akureryi, and the Snaefellsnes Peninsula.

Driving Iceland’s Ring Road in One Week, Part 2: Skaftafell National Park, Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon, the East Coast Puffin Cliffs, and Lake Mývatn.

Today you will experience some of the spectacular ice that the land of fire and ice, as Iceland is affectionately known, has to offer. Explore glaciers, view stunning black sand beaches dotted with glittering chunks of ice, and get up close and personal with the amazing Atlantic Puffin.

Driving Iceland’s Ring Road in One Week, Part 1: the Blue Lagoon, Reykjavik, the Golden Circle, and the South Coast.  

Driving Iceland's Ring Road in just one week can be done, but expect long days (and nights, thanks to the midnight sun) and very little sleep. I recommend 10 days for the ideal trip around the Ring Road, but if, like me, you can only manage seven, here is how you can pull it off.