Hello, I’m Jess.

Welcome to my blog where I share stories of my travels and food adventures from around the world.

  • South Shore Adventure in Iceland

    Our sightseeing tour of Iceland had gotten off to a great start with our trip around the Golden Circle. On our second full day, we joined another tour with Arctic Adventures to see more of the south coast. Again, we had amazing views during the drive as we headed southeast out of Reykjavik. Iceland’s climate […]


  • Touring the Golden Circle & Secret Lagoon, Iceland

    Following a disappointing Northern Lights tour with no aurora visible, we were keen to start our sightseeing tour of Iceland. We awoke early for our 8 am pick up by Your Days Tours (a subsidiary of Arctic Adventures) to embark on our small group minibus tour of the Golden Circle. The Golden Circle is Iceland’s […]


  • Landing in Reykjavik, Iceland

    It was sad to leave London after an eventful week, but I was excited to make our way to Iceland for the adventure portion of our trip. I have had Iceland on my travel wish list for years and was finally getting my chance to visit the incredible Land of Fire and Ice. We departed […]


  • Wrapping up in London: Notting Hill, Kew Gardens, & Paddington Bear

    We slept in a little after our late night out at the theatre, but managed to get up in time to catch the tube and start our day. The first stop for our final day in the UK was the west London district of Notting Hill. Browsing at Portobello Road Market Portobello Road Market in […]


  • South Bank, Tate Modern, & County Hall

    We returned from our trip to the Cotswolds for another couple days of exploring in London. My horrible cold had reared its ugly head again overnight, and I awoke feeling groggy and queasy. We had reservations for breakfast at Dishoom and went ahead with the plan, but I had an appetite only for a small […]


About Jess

Hello! My name is Jess and I’m a 30-something traveller from Toronto, Canada making my way around the world and documenting my adventures for all to see. Also, I like to eat.

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