Iceland had long been at the top of my list of countries to visit. Everything I saw and learned about the island of roughly 320,000 people drew me in. The country’s unique landscapes have served as the background for the popular TV show “Game of Thrones”, the movie “The Secret Life of Walter Mitty” (and others), and music videos for The Saturdays (my favorite), Bon Iver, and Justin Bieber. Despite Iceland’s limited population, Icelanders are … [Read more...]
After working for three years in Washington, DC, Peter Jones recently moved to Seoul, South Korea to teach English. He plans to attend Northwestern’s Medill School of Journalism in the fall. He likes budget traveling and telling funny stories, which is why he blogs at www.mustafajones.com.