In Transit · Wanderings

A Note about Terminal Security Checks at the Copenhagen (Kastrup) Airport

Security check at the Copenhagen (Kastrup) Airport is fairly strict. Especially when one has a ton of electronic devices, one will be required to take those out for x-ray scanning. That is why I advise any traveler who will be going to Denmark, to pack their electronics in a single backpack or any other carry-on… Continue reading A Note about Terminal Security Checks at the Copenhagen (Kastrup) Airport

Faroe Islands · Wanderings

A Glimpse of the Little Island of Nólsoy

When I look out the windows of my host family’s home, there are several places I can see: Tórshavn, Runavík, and Nólsoy. The one shown in the photo above is Nólsoy, a small island one can get to by boat in just 20 minutes. I do not know much about that place since I was not… Continue reading A Glimpse of the Little Island of Nólsoy

In Transit · Wanderings

Waiting for My Flight to Faroe Islands from Copenhagen, Denmark

The Selkie’s Note: I wrote this two months after I got to FO in 2015 but I never got to publish it. Here it is now, my wait for the last flight of my first intercontinental journey. It’s been two months since I arrived in the Faroe Islands. It’s been a bumpy trip to here,… Continue reading Waiting for My Flight to Faroe Islands from Copenhagen, Denmark

Faroe Islands · Wanderings

When the Sky Opens up and It Truly Feels like Summer

Three months now I’ve been living with a host family here in the Faroes, and I’ve adapted pretty well to the ever meteoric weather. They don’t call this place the Land of Maybe for nothing. When I first came here, it was spring–with a twist. It rained, snowed and hailed alternatively until it was summer’s… Continue reading When the Sky Opens up and It Truly Feels like Summer