Monthly Archive: July, 2014

St. Petersburg, Russia

For the Baltic Seas leg of our journey, we got the opportunity to spend two jam-packed days in St. Petersburg, Russia. Russia requires you to get a visa unless you’re staying less than… Continue reading

A self-driving tour on Iceland’s Ring Road

The good about having Iceland as our first major international destination is that our trip can only get cheaper from here*! A casual lunch will easily run more than $20 per person, and… Continue reading

If Fabio was a horse

Icelandic horses were developed from a breed of ponies first brought to the island by Norwegian settlers in the 9th and 10th century.  Because of isolation and laws prohibiting the import of horses,… Continue reading