I pause to grip the railing. My hand tingles against the smooth, wet metal, while beads of mist collect on my raincoat. I watch them converge and fall in streamlined rivers down my sides.
After shifting my eyes back to the path, I advance to a rocky platform that's nestled between the moss-covered mountainside and Seljalandsfoss.
It's early. The summer sun teases warmth on my skin as it peaks through the waterfall's stream. ........
I pull up my hood and allow myself to slowly become drenched by the mist. Finally, I'm here.
Earlier this summer, after months of planning, my husband and I traveled to Iceland. Here's our abbreviated 8-day itinerary around Ring Road and tips for the wanderlust.
Skagafjörður: Drangey Island