My Instagram feed is loaded with photos from Iceland. It’s a little bittersweet because: it’s so freakin’ pretty but — le sigh — I’m not there. Of course, even though I’m slightly envious, it’s wonderful getting to see other people fall in love with Iceland, too.
Iceland in January was delightful, but looking at everyone’s pictures now, well, it looks almost like a completely different country. My journey to Iceland was snowy and cold. I wore multiple layers of clothing while traipsing landscape that was blanketed in white. I even visited the largest waterfall in Europe — a place you might imagine would be overrun with tourists — and encountered only four other people on the trail. I can only imagine how different Iceland is during the summer months.
I can’t wait to get back and see what an Icelandic summer is like. However, whether you’re planning your Iceland trip in…
View original post 1,014 more words