Day 1 & 2: Minneapolis > Reykjavik

The Sun Voyager

We drove to the Minneapolis International Airport the morning of our departure.  The Icelandair flight FI656 was scheduled to depart for the Reykjavik Keflavik International Airport at 7:30pm.  Kyle and I lugged our meticulously packed luggage up to the kiosk and … Continue reading

The 14 Day Iceland Itinerary

Ring Road

We wanted to truly experience Iceland and decided to explore the Ring Road, which is the country’s main road (aka Highway 1).  This scenic drive circles the island nation in 830 miles and takes you through some of Iceland’s must-see locations. … Continue reading

The Icelandic Journey Begins: Part II


Kyle and I decided to experience Iceland in the month of September!  The weather during this fall month is more variable and the temperature hovers in the 50s dropping off to the 40s at night.  However, traveling in Iceland either during May or … Continue reading

Weekly Photo Challenge | Endurance |Landmannalauger, Iceland






The weekly photo challenge’s theme is Endurance.

Endurance – the capacity of something to last or to withstand wear and tear


While exploring Iceland, we decided to take a detour inland to Landmannalauger.  The landscape that you must traverse to get to this area of Iceland is simply out-of-this-world.  The beauty in this place has withstood the test of time and I hope remains untouched!

Midwest Adventure: Fun in the Sun at the Races


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  This weekend, we ventured out to Arlington Park to enjoy the sun and the races!  The photos convey the excitement and happiness this place has to offer.  If you are in the Chicago area during summer, you must take … Continue reading

Weekly Photo Challenge: On The Move

  This weekend, Kyle and I went to Arlington Park!  We captured a perfect photo for this week’s photo challenge theme: On The Move! Check out our other photos from this fun day in the sun!

Midwest Adventure: Lincoln Park Zoo

chicago skyline

On Saturday, Kyle and I decided to venture down to the Lincoln Park Zoo – Chicago’s Free Zoo.  We had been to this zoo before in the dead of winter for the holiday light show and enjoyed the indoor exhibits.  Since Saturday … Continue reading