Souvenirs

What kind of souvenirs do you bring home from your trips? We found Iceland quite hard on souvenir shopping. Not only is everything rather expensive, but we don’t want (most of) it: There’s tons of generic stuff probably all made in China: fridge magnets, beer bottle openers, glasses, cups, golf balls, key chains. Since we… Continue reading Souvenirs

Packing right

I always think that I don’t pack right. I forget things, I take too many things or stuff I don’t use (this time I did use the gorilla pod!) … so here are a couple of lists of mispacked things: Here’s my Top 5 “Forgotten Things” Lonely Planet Guide. We only had a single small… Continue reading Packing right

On the Ring Road: Iceland

We’ve been driving around Iceland for 10 days now. You can see our route (rough version so far) here: [googlemaps https://maps.google.com/maps/ms?client=ubuntu&channel=fs&oe=utf-8&ie=UTF8&ei=oJAFTMr9KJX80wTu5aX3Ag&ved=0CAoQ_AU&hl=en&t=p&msa=0&msid=104943619773664764997.0004880067b7acedfdd08&ll=64.760075,-22.280273&spn=1.639833,3.845215&z=7&output=embed&w=400&h=350] I’ve also been uploading pictures to my Iceland Album on Flickr, since we have had wireless access in all the places we stayed at. I’ve also been writing a travel diary which has 16… Continue reading On the Ring Road: Iceland