Category Archives: Daily Blog

Iceland Airwaves 2017 Daily Blog Eight (11/6) Iceland, You Make My Heart Skip a Beat

After eight days of adventure, stepping completely out of my comfort zone and no sleep, we are headed to Keflavík International Airport to catch our 16:45 flight back to Chicago. As I reflect on my time here in this beautiful country, … Continue reading

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Iceland Airwaves 2017 Daily Blog (11/6): Goodbye Iceland

  As our time in Iceland comes to a close, I look back at specific parts that gave me a unique opportunity that just being a tourist, I never would have. Our instructor, Althea Legaspi, is the ultimate tour guide. … Continue reading

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Iceland Airwaves 2017 Daily Blog (11/6): Beginnings/Endings

It was Saturday night in busy Reykjaviík, Iceland. It was well into Iceland Airwaves, so there were people everywhere, crowding venues and dancing. Local post-rock elemental favorite Mammút had just finished their electrifying set at Gambla Bió. I went to get … Continue reading

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Iceland Airwaves 2017 Daily Blog (11/6): The Final Chapter

The people of Iceland would always mention how this country has this magical quality about it and that one would experience moments quite like no other. Upon arriving we were all filled with exhaustion and excitement and couldn’t believe the … Continue reading

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Iceland Airwaves 2017 Daily Blog Day Seven (11/6): The Bittersweet End

Wow. I am sitting in my hotel lobby pondering how to put my experience into words. As I look out the glass doors I see a Smoky Bay, Reykavík – it won’t be the last time. Amazing music. Amazing people. … Continue reading

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Iceland Airwaves 2017 Daily Blog (11/6): My Final Reflection

Sitting on the cold floor of the Keflavik Airport, I am waiting for my departure flight that will take me back home to Chicago. There are of course a lot of important people to see and important things to do … Continue reading

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Iceland Airwaves Live Review (11/04) Rythmatik, Childhood, GusGus

Today, we traveled to the Þingvellir National Park and the Golden Circle. Getting to see and appreciate the spectacular Gullfoss waterfall and Geysers was indescribably breathtaking. After spending a day taking in Iceland’s natural beauty and nearly freezing our heads … Continue reading

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