Monuments Old and New

In this instance, 1200 AD is enough to be new when 2500 BC is the other date we are dealing with. Today was my first field trip with the program and it was wonderful. We started classes on Wednesday, and while I have thoughts and reflections from that experience (which was wonderful), I wanted toContinue reading “Monuments Old and New”

Back in the Motherland.

I ended up not getting the special coffee this morning, and I also changed to love the fact that I stayed in a hostel last night. The deciding moment was when I was woken up less than an hour after I had turned in for the night. Someone was talking excitedly, and it took meContinue reading “Back in the Motherland.”

Hikes, Boats, Buses, and Hostels.

I woke up this morning to clear skies. Since all of my time on the island yesterday was fog-filled, I hopped straight out of bed to go walking. I got ready, ate some Skyr (Icelandic yogurt) I had purchased the night before, and headed out. I knew I had to go to the top ofContinue reading “Hikes, Boats, Buses, and Hostels.”