Grindavík is a small fishing town at the Southern Peninsula at the southwest coast of Iceland, one of the few towns with a harbour at the coast. Most of the inhabitants; around 2,400 people work in the fishing industry. The Blue Lagoon, Grindavík’s most famous attraction, is located about 5 km away from the town. (from wikipedia.com) It’s […]

On Easter Sunday I was invited to join the family in their summer house in Laugarvatn, a place located not so far away from The Golden Circle area. The area known for the geysers and famous waterfall called Gullfoss. The weather was very unlike Easter, there was still a lot of snow and rather gloomy skies, […]

Ladies! Today’s our day! Have you already received some flowers or chocolates from your men? Or maybe you decided to treat yourselves in a special today or do something you really like? Whatever it is, 8th March is a really nice day to celebrate (especially with such lovely weather outside 🙂 ). I’ve decided to […]

There are days for which I’m waiting with bigger anticipation than for the others. Today’s one of them. It’s what we call the Fat Thursday, the last celebrations of carnival before the Lent. I’ve already given you some idea of what this day is about and how we celebrate it, you can just click here to […]

I guess everyone needs something to stay motivated and inspired, be it people, places, music, books, films, etc. We need something that influences us to keep the things going. Something that remains in our heads for long and in moments of despais serves a good remainder (“Hey, don’t give up, you can do it! Remeber what […]

Today  we’re celebrating a Fat Thursday. It’s the last Thursday before the Lent and it indicates that the carnival is ending. Traditionally, it is a day dedicated to eating. People meet  with their friends and relatives and eat large quantities of sweets, cakes and other meals forbidden during Lent. In Poland the most popular food eaten […]

More than a year ago, I decided to go healthy and radically change my lifestyle.  I thought the best way to do so would be simply to change my diet and start some nice sport (or at least be physically active). As I had already reduced the amount of sugar and salt in my meals, […]