Iceland: The Blue Lagoon
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Iceland: The Blue Lagoon

Read about our visits to Reykjavik, the Golden Circle and the Southern Coast.  Our final day in Iceland started EARLY. We had an 8 AM admission to the Blue Lagoon, which meant we had to catch our shuttle at 6:30. Since our flight home was later in the afternoon, we had to take our bags with us. Of note,…

8 Charlottesville Places I will Miss
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8 Charlottesville Places I will Miss

It’s crazy to think that this is my last week as a Charlottesville resident. I move to Chapel Hill on Saturday, and start my new job (and my new gym!) on Monday. It goes without saying that I the “things” I will miss the most about Charlottesville are my family, friends, barre studio, and gym….

Iceland – The Golden Circle
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Iceland – The Golden Circle

Ready for more photos and highlights from Iceland? Read about our first day in Iceland, exploring Reykjavik and seeing the Northern Lights, here.  After a good night’s sleep, Liz and I woke up bright and early for our Golden Circle tour, booked through GeoIceland. We learned there are very few places open in Reykjavik at…

Iceland – Reykjavik and the Northern Lights
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Iceland – Reykjavik and the Northern Lights

My recent trip to Iceland was planned like this: Me to my friend Liz: “What app were you on when you were looking at flights the other day? Liz: “I was on Google Flights. Flights to Peru are $400 in January. You want to go?” Me: “Sure!” Liz: “Let’s do some planning.” <next day –…