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I don't know when you are plannig to go to Iceland. Winter in Iceland is 6 month wide from November to May and is not the same you go in January (really cold to camp outside and almost no light) than you go in April (14 hours of light and very cold, but possible to camp with proper camp material). But these are safety reasons to do the trek or not and you ...


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I don't know of any rule that forbids hiking in winter. However, since Iceland is dark, cold and wet during winter months, there aren't many tourists around. You may have some difficulties getting around, not only because there are less people around but also because roads can be closed down due to heavy snow fall. Also, finding a place to stay is harder ...


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There's no appreciable difference in how "easy" it is to fly from Copenhagen or Stockholm. Make your choice based on which airport it is most convenient to get yourself to at the end of your trip, and/or where you get the best ticket deal. Norwegian flies direct from all three Scandinavian capitals to a number of US cities, but won't offer through ticketing ...


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Along the Ring Road it's acutally harder to NOT find camping areas than to find one. They are literally all over the place. Prices and facilities can vary greatly. On some grounds you get free internet and hot showers are included as well. On other grounds (the more crowded ones like Skaftafell, the main camping ground at Vatnajökull) you even have to pay to ...


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It is a case of bad organization on that page. You are entitled to bring in the same amount of alcohol as residents. For reference see this page on the official Icelandic customs website: http://www.customs.is/default.asp?cat_id=301


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There is nothing in the regulations that prevents an applicant from using a hospitality exchange or social networking for accommodation. They would treat these arrangements in the same way as if friends were offering you a place, but since they are not real friends, you will need to be a bit careful with how you present your evidence. It means you can't ...



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