Is the Icelandic Highland open?

  Both road conditions and the weather forecast should be checked multiple times a day for the forecast is not a 100% reliable such a long time in advance – check out: https://www.campericeland.is/en/information/actual-road-condition/ Weather and road conditions: Nothing alarming in the weather forecast as we speak. The highland roads are all impassable as usual and will…

Gale Warning and Road Closure

  The Icelandic Met Office has issued a strong gale warning (wind speeds of 15-25 m/sec) for Southeast Iceland today and for North Iceland by evening. Moderate or heavy rain or sleet is expected in the East Fjords and parts of Southeast Iceland by noon, but snow on higher ground. Less precipitation in other parts…

ATTENTION! Storm expected for the next few days which will affect travel

  There you find the actual weather and road conditions in Iceland: https://www.campericeland.is/en/information/actual-road-condition/   Weather and road conditions: ATTENTION! Storm expected for the next few days which will affect travel – especially since many cars are now equipped for spring/summer conditions. It‘s important to inform visitors of the dangers and conditions we have here and urge…

Nordic Beach Cleanup Saturday – wish to participate?

  Tomorrow, the Nordic Beach Cleanup takes place on Snæfellsnes peninsula, West Iceland. This is part of a joint effort by several Nordic not-for-profit organizations to save our oceans from litter. Beach cleanups will take place simultaneously in all the Nordic countries. The Icelandic team—made up of the Icelandic Environment Association (Landvernd), Svæðisgarðurinn Snæfellsnes, EarthCheck…

Travel Safe – Travel Informations Highland and more

    Both road conditions and the weather forecast should be checked multiple times a day for the forecast is not a 100% reliable such a long time in advance – check out: https://www.campericeland.is/en/information/actual-road-condition/   Weather and road conditions: Forecast looks pretty good. Temperatures expected to decline next week.   The highland roads are all impassable…

Top 22 things to see and do in the West Fjords

  Check out this link: http://icelandmonitor.mbl.is/news/nature_and_travel/2017/04/24/top_22_things_to_see_and_do_in_the_west_fjords/    

Gleðilegt sumar!

  Heute ist in Island offiziell der erste Sommertag. Laut dem alten isländischen Kalender ist es der erste Tag von Harpa, dem ersten Sommermonat jeden Jahres. Im Isländischen wird der Tag auch Yngismeyjardagur genannt, er ist seit 1921 offizieller Feiertag, und liegt immer auf dem ersten Donnerstag nach dem 18. April. Die Leute in Island…

White spotted Prince

  Die bunte Welt der Islandpferde hat eine neue aussergewöhnliche Farbe. Wie das Bændablaðið berichtete, grast auf Islands Weiden ein Pferd mit bräunlich-weiss “marmorierter” Scheckung, die so noch niemand gesehen hat. Ellert frá Baldurshagi ist ein Sohn des Sær frá Bakkakoti aus der Kengála frá Búlandi, beides einfarbige Pferde. Der Vierjährige ist in seiner Grundfarbe…

Please check the weather forecast for the next few days before start your trip

    There we have the forecast for the next few days. Both road conditions and the weather forecast should be checked multiple times a day for the forecast given is not a 100% reliable such a long time in advance – check out: https://www.campericeland.is/en/information/actual-road-condition/   Weather and road conditions: It will continue to snow in…

Iceland’s Eurovision Song

  Iceland’s contribution to Eurovision was selected Saturday. The winner is Svala Björgvinsdóttir with the song ‘Paper.‘ Svala will represent Iceland in Ukraine in May. Incidentally, Svala’s father, Björgvin Halldórsson, represented Iceland in the 1995 Eurovision song contest. The song was composed by Svala, Einar Egilsson, Lester Mendez and Lily Elise. The lyrics are by…