Thousands Ski in Sunny Easter Weather

ski-blafjoll-small_psApproximately 2,500 people went skiing in the capital region ski resort at Mt. Bláfjöll in prime conditions yesterday: the weather was clear and sunny and the temperature -2.5°C (-27.5°F). At 1 pm Rev. Pálmi Matthíasson performed the annual Easter mass.

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Festival Goers Weather-bound in West Fjords

snowdrift-northeast_psMany of the guests at the free music festival Aldrei fór ég suður in Ísafjörður, the West Fjords, at Easter were unable to return to their homes yesterday due to heavy snowfall; only 150 of the 300 passengers with Air Iceland from Ísafjörður made it.

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