One Day in Savannah

Last May my sister and I travelled from Washington state to Georgia to watch our brother graduate from basic training. After his graduation from Fort Benning he immediately had to head home back to Washington. Fortunately another sister lives in central Georgia so we had a wonderful few days hanging out with our sister, niece and nephew. The end of our Georgia trip concluded with a girls trip to Savannah for a night. We only had Read More …

Visiting the Blue Lagoon after a Red Eye Flight

Our Icelandair flight arrived to Keflavik International Airport at 6:45 in the morning.  We had pre-booked a Honda CR-V from Green Motion (you can read about our experience Renting a Car in Iceland) and were picked up at arrivals by the shuttle. Our first day in Iceland started with a visit to an iconic site in Iceland; the Blue Lagoon! We will tell if you if visiting the Blue Lagoon after a red eye flight Read More …

Renting a Car in Iceland

We spent a week exploring Reykjavik and the southern coast of Iceland by car in March 2016. This is our experience and tips for renting a car in Iceland.  Where should I rent a vehicle?  The first decision in booking a car in Iceland is deciding on where to pick it up. Most car rental companies will have an office in Keflavik near the airport, or 40 minutes away in Reykjavik. On any search engine Read More …

Driving the Golden Circle in Winter

The Golden Circle is a popular 300km loop near Reykjavik that delivers some of the best parts of what Iceland is known for. A quick search of Golden Circle tours will find you hundreds of options; from a private tour to the big bus tour groups that crowd the stops. We decided to rent a vehicle and drive the Golden Circle ourselves. This is our experience and best advice for driving the Golden Circle in Read More …

Instagram Worthy Places in the Pacific Northwest

Since I started blogging nearly 3 years ago there has always been one social media site that has captivated me. Instagram. What was once a holding tank for selfies was now a spot to show the places that captured my heart. Instagram can actually be a great source of information. You can search for images based on location or #hashtag. You may find new restaurants, best places for photo ops or even just inspiration to visit Read More …