Hoffellsjökull – Kimberley Chan, andthenshe.co.uk

A little detour whilst driving and a short hike over some snowy hills, led us to Hoffellsjökull – an outlet glacier formed from the ice cap Vatnajökull.

Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon

Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon – Kimberley Chan, andthenshe.co.uk

I was very excited to visit Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon. In fact it was one of the main reasons I booked onto this particular tour. Having seen all sorts of beautiful pictures of the lagoon whilst researching our trip, there’s no way I could miss this. After spending the first part of the morning wandering the […]

Jökulsárlón Black Sand Beach

Jökulsárlón black sand beach – Kimberley Chan, andthenshe.co.uk

On day 2 of our Extreme Iceland tour, we arrived at Jökulsárlón black sand beach. Here we found crystal clear chunks of iceberg that had broken away from the ice lagoon, floated down into the sea, and washed back onto the black shoreline like big shiny jewels. In contrast to the black sand beach at […]

Iceland South Coast

South Coast, Iceland - Kimberley Chan

One of the highlights of the entire trip has to be the 2 day tour of the south coast and Jökulsárlón Ice Lagoon that we went on with Extreme Iceland. So much so that it’s secured the title of favourite place EVER! After our evening at the Blue Lagoon, we crashed out at a hotel […]

Blue Lagoon, Iceland

Blue Lagoon, Iceland

At the beginning of March, Will and I finally put on our thermals, hopped on a flight to Iceland, and spent six days visiting the most amazing landscapes. After umming and ahhing for ages about going, I decided we couldn’t keep saying we were going to visit any longer. I booked our trip and spent […]

Holland Park


I’ve noticed I’ve picked up a bad habit of not venturing out of East London on weekends when I have no plans. As much as I like it over here, you can’t beat walking around West London especially when it’s sunny. Me and Will wandered around Holland Park and the Kyoto Garden in the sunshine, […]