Return to Reykjavik

18.02.2013 in Culture, Locale

6 months… 6 years… we are spoiled, but the time that passed since our epic Baltic adventure felt more like the latter.  The infectious itch to get away was back, and it needed to be scratched! A few contributing factors also increased the likelihood of…

no comment

Four Days in Reykjavik

18.01.2011 in Uncategorized

We tried not to let the jet lag get to us.  Flying to Reykjavik is just as far as flying to New York we told ourselves… ok maybe just little bit longer.  Except New York is not on GMT! It didn’t help that, after arriving…

no comment


14.01.2011 in Uncategorized

I edge my way closer to the bar at the incredibly crowded b5 Lounge, too hesitantly for the Icelander next to me. I’d been told Reykjavikers are known for their directness, so I try not to be too surprised when he motions towards the bar…

no comment

Land of Fire and Ice

13.01.2011 in Uncategorized

Having just jaunted off across Europe and Asia this summer, we almost feel guilty taking another trip so soon… almost being the key word. After all, the Mongol Rally is not exactly a vacation as much as it’s a test of endurance and cunning.  And…

no comment