Leg 01 of our trip around the world would see us traveling from our home in Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA, to Toronto, Iceland, Faroe Islands, Scotland, England, Wales, Lisbon, Azores, Madeira, and Canary Islands.
My friend Wanda collects postcards. So, during our trip around the world, I will be writing to her from various places and sharing them with you. She gets the originals with the stamps and the actual postcards, though.
After our visit to Iceland last spring, we had often wondered if the experience was a fluke. Would Iceland deliver a second time?
This year has easily been our most prolific travel year since Angela and I married adventure and each other nearly a decade ago. In 2017 we saw four continents, nine U.S. states, twelve countries and territories, and I got to …
I have been traveling with a quadcopter drone and shooting aerial video for over three years now, capturing some excellent footage in remote locations. And while I've always been pleased with the results as my experience grew with the technology, …
No matter what you want to see and do in Iceland and what time of year you're visiting, there are some basic things that will help you prepare for your trip.
Thanks to the freedom of a rental car, we were able to travel along Iceland's southern coast at our own pace toward the Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon, where we hoped to see the Northern Lights.
Perhaps the most well-known tourist excursion in Iceland is the Golden Circle, a route that takes visitors from Reykjavík to the Haukadalur geysers, the famous Gullfoss or "Golden Falls," and the Þingvellir national park, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
For our trip to Iceland, we wanted to get outside Reykjavík and explore the countryside, so we rented a car.
It's a little shocking at first to hear a clerk tell you, "That will be four thousand three hundred ninety-three, please," when you're buying a t-shirt. And then it's shocking all over again when you realize that t-shirt just cost you $44.