Niagara Falls State Park

Niagara Falls State Park

After spending the weekend on the Canadian Side of Niagara Falls, I decided to pay a visit to Niagara Falls State Park, on the New York side. Not only does it offer the closest overlooks of the falls, but it’s the oldest state park in the country. Even better: it’s...
A Weekend in Niagara Falls

A Weekend in Niagara Falls

While I was working in the Buffalo area, I had to stay out there for a weekend. Since it’s so close to Niagara Falls, and Niagara Falls is only a few hours from home, I invited my boyfriend to join me on a semi-work-funded mini-vacation. Niagara Falls is the perfect...
The Best Spot to Ride Icelandic Horses

The Best Spot to Ride Icelandic Horses

Iceland is full of natural beauty, with landscapes that will take your breath away, but one of the highlights of any trip there is a chance to see the adorable Icelandic horses up close. They’re thoroughly adorable, and should not be missed. These small horses –...
Discovering Gljúfrabúi – Iceland’s Secret Waterfall

Discovering Gljúfrabúi – Iceland’s Secret Waterfall

If you’re planning a trip to Iceland, odds are you’ve seen pictures of the most famous waterfalls. You’ll be able to recognize Gullfoss, Seljalandsfoss, and Skógafoss on sight. Far too many visitors overlook the “secret” waterfall, Gljúfrabúi aka...
Your Perfect Six-Day Southern Iceland Itinerary

Your Perfect Six-Day Southern Iceland Itinerary

If you don’t quite have enough time to explore the full Ring Road, you’ll still want to make sure you hit the top sights. This six-day southern Iceland itinerary has everything you’ll want to see. Including stops in Reykjavik, the Blue Lagoon, the...