Day Two: The Roadtrip begins! After our first day in Reykjavik and the Blue Lagoon, our fearless company was ready to hit the road. Our first stop was Thingvellir: a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the location of Iceland’s first Parliment (aka the ALTHING!) One of the reasons Iceland is known as the “land of […]

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Day One (again) Okay, so while MY first day in Iceland took place in Reykjavik, everyone else’s first day started with me picking them up at the airport, and then heading straight to the Blue Lagoon. This was a great idea. When we got there it was cold, windy, and still very very dark, despite […]

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Day One   Iceland has always been one of my most dreamed about travel destinations – well, since High School anyway. This year I finally did it! I flew out alone (smack in the middle of another cross-country move back to DC: a blog for another day), spent my first day solo in Reykjavik, then […]

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I lived in Washington DC for almost four years before I FINALLY made it out to see the infamous Washington DC Spring Cherry Blossoms 2015. In 1912, the then Tokyo mayor gave the district a collection of Japanese flowing cherry trees. Every year in the spring, the more than 3000 trees blossom, blanketing the city […]

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Two years ago I complete a 900-mile solo motorcycle trip across New York state. I started in my summer-home from that year: Chautauqua, New York, and worked my way past the Finger Lakes, through the Adirondacks, and back to my dad’s house in Rhode Island. I strapped my camping gear to the back of my […]

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