During plane rides I seem to think that I never want to fly again. But then going to the destination always makes me forget that and I don’t mind feeling uncomfortable for several hours. (ok maybe just a little)
So looking back at the flight to Iceland from JFK in New York City to Keflavik International Airport in Iceland, although my stomach hurt, it was all worth it.
I’m probably one of the few that don’t like window seats but when we bought our tickets, I requested a window seat. Since we were flying off at night, I wanted to get a picture of Manhattan from above.
Unfortunately I failed to realize we were going the opposite direction so instead I got this shot:
It was like that for a while then I tried sleeping. Then looked out the window later into the only 5 hour and 30 minute plane ride and saw the sun rising.
The best part was the 30 minutes when we started descending. My view was just the ocean for a few minutes then all of a sudden I saw land kind of in the middle of nowhere.
Going closer to the land (Iceland) I got this shot:
And here’s a Vine video from the plane:
Read about posts from the trip to Iceland here.