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Whenever I talk about Santorini, I usually start by making a loud and slightly awkward sighing noise. To everyone who has asked me about the island and received this reaction, I sincerely apologize - it's just that our time on this volcano in the Aegean Sea was absolute perfection. Oh yes, I'm talking about salty skin, ocean views, and lazy mornings. (That's your definition of perfection too, right?)
Over the last four months, my backpack and I have become pretty close. Together we’ve been crammed into small spaces, slathered in sweat, and traveled up mountains, down dark streets, over oceans, and across countries. I mean, just look at how cute she and I are together…
Norway offers endless opportunities for drenching yourself in fresh mountain air and epic Scandanavian scenery, but three hikes in particular stand out from the rest: Preikestolen, Besseggen Ridge, and Trolltunga. These trails are easily accessible and offer everything an adventurer could hope for, including challenging terrain, unique landscapes, and views that are on a whole new level of unreal.
If you're one of those fun people who is interested in learning pointed pen calligraphy but you're just not sure where or how to get stared, then this post is for you! I'll give you my recommendations on what supplies to purchase, how to prep your nib, hold your pen, and a few tips and great resources to help you continue on your calligraphy journey. I hope this is helpful!