Monthly Archives: August 2012

Great Quote

“The only thing that stands between a person and what they want in life is the will to try it and the faith to believe it’s possible.” -Anonymous

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Things to know about traveling to Reykjavik/Iceland

As a follow-up to posts about my trip to Iceland, I definitely wanted to tell you a couple of important things to know if you plan on going there. Reykjavik is a HUGE party town! If that is your thing …

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Sea Kayaking at Hvalfjörður fjord

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Sea kayaking at last! It seems like I booked this trip so long ago and it’s finally here. Unfortunately, that means it’s also my last night in Iceland. It was an early morning as the trip left the city at …

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Riding Icelandic Horses

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Well, it’s official – I am finally…lonely. I can humbly admit that last night was difficult. This country is so amazing and I’ve done so many once-in-a-lifetime things and last night it really hit me how much I wish I …

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White Night Hike

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Last night was the first night that I was way too exhausted to post. But, again, it was a wonderful day. I finally did the free walking tour of Reykjavik. It is a tour put on by a company called …

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Trekking Sólheimajökull Glacier

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Today I did one of the coolest things I´ve ever done in my life (and I´ve done a lot of cool things). I went ice trekking. I decided since I´ve never seen a glacier in real life, I needed to …

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The Blue Lagoon

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I finally got some good rest last night and slept in – woo-hoo! I had planned a big day at the Blue Lagoon so went to a traditional Icelandic cafe for breakfast/lunch. I had Skyr – which is their yogurt-like …

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Reykjavik Marathon and Culture Night

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Have I told everyone that my apartment sits right across an alleyway from 2 nightclubs. Does everyone know the kind of partying one does (well, one that´s younger than this woman) in Reykjavik? According to my ears, the party gets …

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Reykjaik Rocks

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Today was my first full day in Reykjavik and it was phenomenal. It´s the capital and a very small city in Iceland and right on the water. It reminds me of other cities in Europe with its quaint streets and …

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On my way

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This is what the Universe had to say this morning: “Whatever you’re going to do today, Aimee, please, do it to the best of your ability. As if it was all that mattered; as if it was all you had; …

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