That’s it! I’m at JFK, waiting on Icelandair to depart to an epic 21 day adventure. First stop: Reykjavik! Or rather: The Blue Lagoon close-by… Didn’t get to see it the last time I went, so I am making it my first destination.
One week in Iceland followed by two in Germany and Great Britain. I am beyond excited to start my first bigger trip in almost six months since I’ve really gone anywhere… Being in New York wears on you. What I need is relaxation, nature, different cultures and a new perspective. So let’s see what the following three weeks have in store…
I bought a new backpack. One of those proper backpacking-going-on-an-adventure kind of packs. It’s my first time wearing it and I am thrilled at how many winter clothes I could stuff into this thing. I will need them…!
Snowcalypse is coming and for some reason this occasion makes me want to post some old winter pictures. It seems that every year we have at least one “massive” winter storm warning. This time, starting today up until Sunday morning, it’s Jonas who is going to cause some ruckus. Read More »
The New Year has been in full swing for the past 19 days already. That’s almost 3 weeks! And as if it’s not enough, winter has finally come around to New York. Not tentatively, of course. But rather full blast, with a few icicles here and there and some freezing nights, reaching temperatures which feel like its 8F (or -13C) … Read More »
Last week I was fortunate enough to experience something brand-new to me here in New York. The Lowline in the Lower East Side opened up its lab section in October of 2015. I was finally able to go and see for myself what their proposed concept of underground nature was all about.Read More »
At the beginning of November a friend and I were still pretty adamant about redeeming our memberships for the NYC ID. We therefore made the trek up to the New York Botanical Garden, which is in the Bronx Read More »
It’s a brand-new year- since 9 long days already. And with excitement of the New Year come of course a few new resolutions, which in my case are synonymous to travel plans. I wouldn’t be me if I didn’t have a few destinations picked out for this upcoming year already. The first confirmed trip of 2016 is indeed a visit back home. Read More »