Song of Style

My Stopover in Iceland.

178 comments

aimee_song_of_style_blue_lagoon_iceland_marysia_swim_bikini
Iceland was one of the most magical places I’ve ever visited. The country was grand, wild, mystical… and just really insanely beautiful and the experience I had in Iceland was like no other. I think it was a photo of a glacier that I stumbled upon on Tumblr that first sparked the idea of Iceland into me. Since then, I kept coming across more photos of Iceland throughout social media so I researched Iceland online. Once I started looking into Iceland, I realized that it was on top of my travel bucket list so I decided to just visit.

The best time and the most popular time to visit Iceland is summer since the sun doesn’t set until midnight and the sun rises around 2-3am. Even when the sun sets, it’s still light outside so throughout my entire trip, the most trippy part was my body felt tired but since everything is light out, I felt like I needed to be doing something such as visiting different attractions.

Processed with VSCOcam with a6 preset

I flew to Iceland via Iceland Air. They have a really amazing program called My Stopover where you can stop over Iceland on your way across Atlantic. For an example, if you were to visit Europe from America (or before you head to a different European country) you’d stop over in Iceland like a layover, but instead of just staying at the airport for few hours, you’d explore the country then head to your destination. My photographer friend (now new lover. more on that later!) Jacopo and I decided to stay 5 days here.

The first thing I wanted to do in Iceland was to visit the infamous Blue Lagoon which is a geothermal spa. It’s touristy but I highly recommend this place and I’d definitely go again. We stayed here all day soaking our bodies in the spa that’s filled with sulfur and silica which is suppose to be amazing for your skin.

Dior So Real Sunglasses, Marysia Swim BikiniWearing my Dior So Real Sunglasses and Marysia Swim Broadway Scallop Bikini in Blue Lagoon.
aimee_song_iceland_gullfoss_iro_jacket_denim_converse
Iro Axel Textured Bomber Jacket on Sale! Closer detailed image from my previous post here, Similar Oversized Denim Jacket (here),  and Converse Chuck Taylors Low Sneakers.
The next day, we visited one of the biggest waterfalls in Iceland named Gullfoss. It was my first time seeing a giant waterfall in person so like any other tourist, I snapped tons and tons of photos. Just looking at these photos brings back the sound and feeling I had when I was there.[/caption]

aimee_song_iceland_gullfossaimee_song_iceland_gullfoss_golden_circleaimee_song_iceland_gullfoss_waterfall_1aimee_song_of_style_iceland_waterfallaimee_song_of_style_iceland_fogThere was a lot of driving throughout this whole trip but I never once felt bored perhaps because the scenery in Iceland is incredible. I love the layer of fog in Iceland. I think that’s what makes this place look so mystical. I shot these images around a city called Selfoss.

aimee_song_of_style_light_blue_leather_jacket_white_lace_up_leather_pants_dior_so_real_sunglassesaimee_song_of_style_iceland_blue_leather_jacket_white_leather_pants_dior_so_real_sunglassesaimee_song_of_style_south_of_iceland

Aimee Song of Style Seljalandsfoss WaterfallAppreciating the beauty of Seljalandsfoss waterfall where I felt so small yet grateful that I got to experience Iceland.

I’ll be sharing more of my Iceland experience within the next few days so keep posted!! xx

Pam and Gela Biker Jacket (similar here and faux leather on Sale)
Isabel Marant for H&M White Leather Pants (on eBay and here)
Dior So Real Sunglasses in (White & Gold)

178 Comments

join the conversation

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

  1. Woah. The scenery looks incredible and your outfits are always on point! Happy to hear that you found someone to share this amazing trip with. Also, you have a gorgeous body even though you eat quite a lot of food.

  2. Every time I see a post about Iceland I jump straight on it! Beautiful photographs, you’ve made me miss it!x

    willowtea.blogspot.co.uk

  3. “… the most trippy part was my body felt tired but since everything is light out…” ikr when this land is one of place in the Earth that Sun always shining all day long even night came out.
    Luv all ur photos, beautiful….

  4. Wow these photos are really impresive. The view is breathtaking, so pure and unique, it’s a place that you have to visit before die. Adore the beautiful blue leather jacket, it’s pure rock and cute at the same time
    Kisses
    http://misskeyblog.com

  5. What gorgeous imagery! It is truly a scenic and beautiful place! Would love to visit the Blue Lagoon one day.

    Avanti
    xxx
    Avantigarde.wordpress.com

  6. Do you recommend Iceland for weekend? I’m going to see this place next month but I haven’t so much time to spend. I think about 2-3 days only but I dont’t know if can see lots of beautiful places :)

  7. Wow wow wow it certainly looks like a mystical, magical place! My bf and I really want to go there and your photos just made me really want to book it, but perhaps better wait till next summer so we don’t freeze, lol! Congrats on your new lover boy can’t wait to hear all about him!!! :)

    Love,
    Whit

    http://www.whitneyswonderland.com

  8. Awww, i dont know why but I am so happy you found your new love ! Congrats Aimee ! Yay ! xx

  9. What a beautiful place! <3
    Would be so happy if you could check out my blog!

    (wemixthat.blogspot.com)

    xx,
    Ester

  10. All of these photos are gorgeous! :) I’m sure the scenery looks even more breathtaking in real life!
    And the layover idea is really wonderful! It’s like getting another trip out of the one you’re already taking haha :P
    Can’t wait to hear more about your trip! <3

    xo, elizabeth t.

    https://clothestoyouuu.wordpress.com/

  11. Stunning scenery, beautiful country and lovely shots! I love your blog and posts on instagram and also I have noticed the frequent presence of Mr. Jacopo lately! Good for you, Aimee!

  12. Iceland is high on my bucket list as well, and it looks just as beautiful as how people have described it. Thanks so much for sharing the Iceland stopover option, it’s awesome!

  13. Breathtaking photos! My travel list mainly consists of Mediterranean/tropical countries but Iceland has always fascinated me, it looks so beautiful when I fly over on my way to Europe and I’d love to relax in the hot springs!

  14. Hi !

    What can I say beautiful part! I love the pictures, the scenery is amazing!
    Your blog is too!

    Anthony, a French blogger

  15. Wow, it looks so magical! We have white nights during the summer here in Estonia too, but it sure doesn’t look like a fairy land. And those hot water baths seems so cool!
    -P.
    My blog: BOWTIE DIARY

  16. These pictures are really awesome, this must have been an amazing trip!
    Iceland is definitely on my list for next vacations now !

  17. I invite you to check my latest post: “How to Save Money Today”. Please feel free to share with family and friends about my life coaching blog! I am trying to spread the word about living a happier and balanced life and I would love if you were part of it! Thanks love! < http://www.parajumpersishop.com

  18. This is one of my top destinations and the stopover program is such a great idea.

  19. I actually live in a “always” summer country and your Iceland experience is so amazing and i feel like going there right now if i just have the time and budget. ^^. I’m just curious you have a picture of swimming and i can see fog. Is the temperature tolerable? hehe ..

    http://www.itsbeyondimaginations.blogspot.com

  20. I went to Iceland back in March and visited these exact same places. They look so different without all of the snow. Equally as stunning with snow but I told myself I would go back during their “warmer” month just to see these places with the lush green landscape. The Blue Lagoon is one of the most amazing places I have ever been. That country is just so incredible, I recommend everyone visit.

  21. Wonderful photos. I have also been to Iceland this year and totally fell in love with it. :) I ab love the white Isabel Marant pants, I want to find them on eBay but a bit worried about sizing, I am usually size US 8 so I am wondering if I should size up or not. Thanks! :*

  22. Pingback: Song of Style