YouTube video: Iceland in Winter 2022 (1), a first impression

In this video we give a first impression of our travels in a wintery Iceland. We travel from Seyðisfjörður north, counterclockwise along main road 1 and taking the occasional minor road. We see countless birds and semi-wild animals and experience the Icelandic road conditions in winter. The lava fields are impressive and the waterfalls huge. … Read more

Southern Finland, more wintry forest and a small accident

After the desolate north, with Santa Claus and wild life, we drive through Southern Finland. Also here more forest and snow, slippery roads with a small accident as a result. The Finnish forests Driving through the Finnish forests in winter is a challenge in itself. After each snow shower, the main roads are thoroughly cleaned. … Read more

YouTube video: Norway in Wintertime, from Oslo to the North Cape

We travel through Norway from south to north with rain and snow, full moon and the Northern Lights. We start south-east of Oslo as we cross the Swedish border on an autumn day. We visit a rainy Oslo and drive over the wintry Hardangervidda to a drizzly Bergen. Along the challenging fjord coast of Southern … Read more

How we arm against the Arctic winter

In our recent posts it was already clear that we have entered winter in Northern Norway. In this blog we describe how we arm ourselves against the Arctic winter. Our bodies and our car are well protected against the cold we experience here. How do we protect ourselves? Our food First of all, luckily we … Read more

YouTube video: Autumn in Denmark and Sweden, a bouquet of colours.

In October 2021 we travel to Denmark and Sweden. We camp on the island of Rømø. We take a bike ride near Ebeltoft and we make apple sauce (and pancakes). In Denmark the colours are mainly green. We take the Øresund Bridge into Sweden. The landscape and scenery change quickly and the colours explode. We … Read more

CO2 compensation of our kilometers

We drive with an old diesel car, a Land Rover Defender 130, our Milady Landy. That’s not the most environmentally friendly car, so we decided to compensate for the miles we drive by investing in trees in Uganda. Eco-Friendly Travel I borrowed this title from the ANWB-Kampioen, the article in the Kampioen of July/August 2021 … Read more