Paris’ Most Paradisiacal Patisseries.

It's no secret that some of the world's sweetest treats hail from the shops of Paris. A conglomerate of cultures, Paris' extensive gastronomie showcases the star delicicies from every region in France from Basque to the heavily Belgian influence in the North.  Here's seven of Paris' best patisseries that will take you on a trip around France [...]

Iceland Day 3: South Coast & Blue Lagoon

My third and final day in Iceland was packed with adventure: waterfalls, glaciers, volcanoes and Icelandic horses--so naturally I decided to end my three days of nonstop fun with a relaxing sunset soak in Iceland's famous Blue Lagoon. But first, the adventure. I spent the day driving the southern coast of Iceland, with Vik as [...]

Iceland Day 2: Reykjavik and Scuba Diving Silfra

Today was spent in the capital city of Iceland, Reykjavik. The shoreline path from Laugarnes Peninsula continued all the way to town and was a scenic, easy 30 minute walk from home and had interesting sculptures dotting the trail, most notably the Sun Voyager by artist Jón Gunnar Árnason. REYKJAVIK. The Harpa Concert Hall Hallgrímskirkja Church [...]

Iceland Day 1: The Golden Circle

I did not waste a minute. I arrived at Keflavik Airport somewhere between midnight and 1 a.m. (it's hard to say--jetlag and the still-blue sky had my internal clock all jumbled up!) Reykjavik is about an hour's drive from the airport, so once I got settled into my gorgeous VRBO apartment in the Laugarnes peninsula [...]