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Clever, Not Beautiful

Patrick and I have come up with some “little jokes” over the weather in Iceland. Such as: What do you call sunshine in Iceland? A lie! And our favorite: What is a good day in Iceland? Rain and wind at …
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Iceland: AKA The World Of Margaret Weiss & Michael Ende/Insert Favorite Fantasy Author

Despite extensive travel over the past 11 years on 4 continents I have never before felt like I had entered a fantasy novel.  (Well, except for being fairly convinced that if fairies did exist they had a kingdom in the …
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Iceland’s Number One Road Hazard: Fluffy, Cute, & Oh SO Deadly

The dangers of Iceland’s roads include nails, screws, pot holes and Icelandic drivers themselves. But surprisingly none of these compare to the beady eyed master of ambush most commonly thought of as a sheep. Especially for the motorcyclist. Sure, if …
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Resistance Was Futile…

I fear I have succumbed to assimilation.  When I first arrived in Germany it was suppose to be short term, just a trial run so to say, in order to see if me and the German would work out.  Plus …
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Scratch The Hype, You Are NEVER Alone In Iceland

Even without the scary tourist information man’s speech of the impending doom that awaits all those who dare venture into the badlands of Iceland’s interior, the place had already been hyped to us by guidebooks as an isolated, only for …
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Because You Can Find Us Everywhere…

…. and not just around the world but also all over the web.  We also blog over at Journizer, the same people who did (and are still doing, the episodes continue to come out!) our Journizing Turkey podcasts (I know …
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I’m on a boat!

Fuck trees I climb buoys! We are on the ferry to Iceland!  

Iceland Bound”, Or “Better Late Than Never”, Or “Does This Seem Familiar To You?

2 days late is better than never! (3 if you want to really argue it, but Thursday evening was never really a plan, just a “what if”, so we are 2 days late and that is my story and I …
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Iceland Bound….The Packlist

Patrick’s note: If you are here for the packlist, and just the packlist, and not for Sherrie’s round about way for talking about anything and everything, click here to find our Iceland Pack List as a stand alone page, otherwise, …
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From Backpacker To Pillion To Rider: The Transformation Of A Backpacker To An Overland Motorcycle Traveler

I have itchy feet. No, not of the fungal variety (although given my mode of transportation, perhaps that is just a matter of time) but rather of the chomp taken out of my side by the travel bug persuasion. As …
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