that time I accidentally planned my vacation along the northern Viking migration route

Last night I watched the PBS documentary, Wild Nature of the Vikings. A colleague from Finland sent it to me. I realized while watching it that my Scandinavian summer more or less follows the migration of the Vikings, skipping Faroe and Shetland Islands and also Vinland/Newfoundland. Related: check out the Isle of Lewis chess pieceContinue reading “that time I accidentally planned my vacation along the northern Viking migration route”

I’m going back to Iceland!

My trip scope has shifted to include Iceland on the way back. Still going to all points mentioned previously in Norway and Sweden but also adding 4 nights in Akureyri in a meandering return. šŸ™‚ I cannot wait! OK, details. Iā€™m now going straight through from Oslo to Reykjavik to Akureyri on the way backContinue reading “I’m going back to Iceland!”