Seasons of Philosopher’s Walk: Summer

Back in March, I began a photo timeline depicting one of my favourite spots in Toronto through all seasons (See Seasons of Philosopher’s Walk: Spring) Time flew past quicker than the speed of light. I realized it was already mid-August, and autumn is around the corner. I finally took a few shots of Philosopher's Walk, a … Continue reading Seasons of Philosopher’s Walk: Summer

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New day, new name

What used to be a collection of school assignments, refashioned into a personal travel blog. After kicking this off over a year ago, jotting down and scrapping ideas, I finally have a blog name! Introducing my new name: Finding Sonder "Sonder" - The realization that each passerby, place or thing has a complex and vivid … Continue reading New day, new name

Day Five in Iceland: Full Circle to a Golden Finish

Day 5, July 10: Our last night spent under the sun. We fly home around 8:30 tonight and have the morning and afternoon to log in the last few hundred kilometres of our rental. Since we're already in the area, we decide to spend our final hours following the pack for Iceland's most popular tour: … Continue reading Day Five in Iceland: Full Circle to a Golden Finish

Day Two in Iceland: The Arctic Coast Way

Day 2, July 7: We have another full itinerary ahead. Being naturally inclined to exploring the less-traveled routes, we choose the northern way instead. While tempted by the allure of the Westfjords, we bypass it for timing purposes. Our destination is Akureyri via the newly advertised highway of the north. I pull off my sleep … Continue reading Day Two in Iceland: The Arctic Coast Way

Day One in Iceland: Finding the Centre of the Earth

A 5-day expedition through Iceland's northwest in a dainty manual car to escape the summer heat. Just me and my mom. After months of careful planning with a table-wide Michelin map and figuring out drive times and F-roads, it all comes down to this. From Keflavik through Snæfellsnes and pushing north past Siglufjörður to Akureyri … Continue reading Day One in Iceland: Finding the Centre of the Earth