Tips for seeing the Northern Lights

The aurora borealis has long fascinated travellers. The locals believed they were the trails of a celestial fox as it ran through the night sky; others that they were the lights from the dead. The Northern Lights have always been elusive, mysterious and awe-inspiring. Here are a few tried and tested tips for catching the…

The Land of Fire & Ice: Reykjavik, Iceland

The Land of Fire and Ice, isolated, wild, rugged. Located just south of the Arctic Circle, in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean, Iceland welcomes us with ice on the roads and drizzling rain as we pull into Reykjavik. The darkness is velvet, the air is crisply cold. It is well past midnight by the…