Hiking in Norway: Three Dizzying Day Trips

In June / July 2014, my travel buddies, Mo and Lynn, and I took an 8-day road trip around southern Norway. We made a loop from Oslo to Stavanger and back, spending a couple days in each city. We also stopped (often) along the way to check out stave churches, take some day hikes, and sample…

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Norway Roadtrip: A Stop in Undredal

The traveler sees what he sees. The tourist sees what he has come to see. – G.K. Chesterton This is Undredal, Norway. According to the ever-reliable Wikipedia, it has “a population of approximately 100 people and 500 goats.” In June-July 2014, my travel buddies, Mo and Lynn, and I took a road trip through Norway (one of…

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Iceland Travel Tips, Part 2: A Guest Post by Shanon

It’s two months to the day that we embarked on our Iceland adventure and we still can’t get over how amazing it was. Every day it seems I hear from someone else who wants to go, so even thought I’ve already written a ton about our trip, I wanted to share one more post with…

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Wandering Reykjavik: In Love With Iceland, Part 5

Reykjavik is a charming, easily walkable little city, with plenty of walking tour options to suit a range of interests. It’s also a great place to wander on your own, with or without a plan. Recap: In October 2016, I organized a 10-day trip to Iceland with my women’s hockey team. The first half was…

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Iceland Travel Tips: In Love with Iceland, Part 3

After we returned home, I polled my friends for advice they’d give travelers planning to visit Iceland. I had no idea what I’d get, but they made some really good points, so I compiled them for this post. I hope you’ll find them helpful! Recap: In October 2016, I organized a 10-day trip to Iceland…

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