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So I thought seeing the Aurora would be easy...just fly to Iceland, go out at night, and look up.

Despite my step-by-step plan, the unpredictable weather and changing activity made it a challenge to the point we had lost all hope on our next to last day in Iceland. We tiredly pulled into our farmhouse for the night's lodging and the tenant happily greeted us and remarked, "You see the Aurora? It's right there." Amazed, we ran around like little schoolkids, prepped a quick ramen dinner, and chased the aurora for most of night. And a magical night it was...

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