Gaby and Bjargey

Gaby and Bjargey
Two Michigan girls, who enjoy experiencing the world. Currently based in Iceland, Toned and Traveled is the go ­to travel and lifestyle blog for women who are looking for tips and advice on traveling, health and wellness, and life.
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How to Plan a Trip on a Budget

Ballin’ on a Budget I am going to be completely honest, ballin’ on a budget isn’t easy in your 20’s. Especially, when it comes to traveling. I would love to go on luxurious trips all the time, but if I am being completely honest, it isn’t realistic. That’s why traveling on a budget is a great…

The Ultimate Guide to Iceland

Are you planning a trip to Iceland? If you are unsure what to do or the order in which to do them, we have created the perfect list for you. Iceland is an outdoor lover’s dreamland. There are a plethora of mountain trails to hike, waterfalls to marvel at, geothermal pools to swim in, and lava…

La Pura Vida: Chilling in Costa Rica

When you hear Costa Rica, you think of plush rainforests, yoga retreats and delicious coffee. As a yogi, I was personally excited to experience the natural remedies and  peacefulness of the country. As soon as we arrived, we were introduced to the care free, limitless, “Pura Vida” lifestyle. We stayed in Manuel Antonio in a house…

A New York City Guide

Living in New York City is kind of like a dream. There are places to eat around every corner, endless amounts of shops, bars and clubs. It is an adult playground. I was lucky enough to live there for a full summer during an internship in college. I lived with 2 girls from my hometown…

When in Rome

Are you planning a Roman Holiday? If not, I highly recommend that you should. I promise you will fall in love with the cobble streets, the sense of wonder and the Italian culture instantly. After an amazing study abroad experience in college, my obsession with Rome has continued to flourish. I asked my friend Kelly…