efers to this enigmatic country as the bright side of the moon. The topography, the geysers, the black volcanic beaches, the roads that seemingly lead to nowhere and the tiny villages along the way – it is a country that every traveler should experience at least once. For a real treat, spend an afternoon at the Blue Lagoon. Flying back to Toronto with WOW Air, we spent one night at the airport and chose the Alt Toronto hotel. It offers such convenience to the airport, especially for early morning flights. The hotel is bright, modern and comfortable with rooms that are spacious and relaxing. Every day, more than 1,100 airplanes take off and land at Toronto’s Pearson International Airport. That is a lot of people, coming and going. I love airport hotels because I find it fascinating to watch airplanes come and go from my hotel room window; wondering where people have 24 . DRIFTTRAVEL.COM
een or why they are traveling. WOW Air might have chosen their name for brand identity and perhaps the impact of the name splashed across a brightly painted plane – but the name is appropriate. The level of service, airline staff, food on board and the attention to care and detail all wowed me. I am a fan and I look forward to my next European adventure with an Icelandic stopover very soon. TRAVEL OFTEN . LIVE WELL . 25
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