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SEEDS 006. ISLANDIA REYKJAVK ENVI,CULT,ART , 16/03/2021 25/03/2021

ENVIRONMENT MARCH and PHOTOGRAPHY IN REYKJAVK | SEEDS 006. | 2021-03-16 - 2021-03-25 | ENVI,CULT,ART , | Age: 18 - 99

 

 Arrival and Departure dates. (COVID times)

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, travel restrictions have affected travelling to Iceland too. Volunteers coming to join our camps need to be aware of everything that needs to be taken into account when planning a trip to Iceland under these circumstances.

Because the situation is subject to frequent change, we have compiled a document with all the relevant information that will be updated regularly. Please find the document under the following link. (When opening the document at a later time, please make sure to refresh your browser’s cache, so that it will show you the latest version.)

https://seeds.is/files/2020/SEEDS_Iceland_Travel_Information_COVID.pdf

 

During this camp, participants can share their love for (and learn more about) global and local environmental issues, as well as photography. If you are interested in topics such as climate change, waste management, animal protection and sustainability, and you also love taking photographs or want to develop your photography skills, then this project is for you

Work: While developing artistic and technical photography skills, you will be focusing on environmental and sustainability issues through non-formal activities such as workshops, discussions, presentations and visits facilitated by SEEDS. One of our aims is to help create more environmentally aware consumers and travelers

Accomodation and food: SEEDS participants will stay in a house in Reykjavik. The facilities are basic with a kitchen, showers, and a washing machine. Everyone is expected to show consideration for their companions. Participants will sleep in shared rooms or dormitories. Please bring your own sleeping bag.Volunteers will receive food supplies and will be in charge of cooking and cleaning. Please note the food SEEDS provides will be vegetarian. Do not forget to bring some traditional/typical food, drinks, recipes, music, games or movies from your country for the international evening. Please be aware some items or ingredients may be expensive in Iceland and you will need to buy them yourselves or bring them from your country.

Location: REYKJAVK

Location and Leisure: Reykjavik is a dynamic, modern city which lives in harmony with nature, using renewable energy sources. The world s northernmost capital bridges the Atlantic, between Europe and North America. Reykjavik is spread across a peninsula with a panoramic view of the mountains and the Atlantic. It is an international city with a lively cosmopolitan cultural scene surrounded by beautiful nature.

Train/Bus station: Bus station: Central Reykjavik (BS)

Requirements: Participation fee EUR 300 (Euros). The fee can either be transferred in advance via bank transfer, or paid in cash on arrival. It includes transportation from the meeting point to the camp (on the first day), the visits available, the Golden Circle excursion and the night photography and aurora hunting workshop.Other excursions (e.g. to the South shore, Reykjanes and/or Snaefellsnes) can be arranged at discount fares if there is free time after the camp workshops/sessions. It may be very cold and/or rainy, so we recommend bringing warm and waterproof clothes (underlayers, overcoats, scarves, gloves and hats) and good walking shoes, as some of the activities take place outdoors.

Language: eng,eng

Extra Fee: 300 EUR

Participation fee EUR 300 (Euros). The fee can either be transferred in advance via bank transfer, or paid in cash on arrival. It includes transportation from the meeting point to the camp (on the first day), the visits available, the Golden Circle excursion and the night photography and aurora hunting workshop.