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President Climbs Iceland’s Highest Mountain

President Guðni Th. Jóhannesson reached Hvannadalshnúkur, Iceland's highest peak few days ago. The peak is on the northwestern rim of the summit crater of Öræfajökull volcano.

President Jóhannesson is an avid sportsman, runs half marathons and takes his children to school by bike.

Maybe this could turn into a trend or a challenge: Heads of state...
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Inspired by Iceland
06/21/2017 at 16:01. Facebook
Today is summer solstice, which makes it the longest day of the year in the Northern hemisphere. In Reykjavik, that means sunrise at 02:55, and sunset at 00:03. Or good 21 hours of solid sunlight. Further North, that number is closer to full 24 hours.

So, if you are in Iceland, make long plans that don't require a lot of sleep. And if you already have plans for something that takes a long...
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Today is summer solstice which makes it the longest day of the

The Midnight Sun in Iceland

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Inspired by Iceland
06/21/2017 at 14:46. Facebook
We want you to experience Iceland at its best, and for others to be able to do the same. That's why we want you to be a responsible tourist, and take The Icelandic Pledge.
We want you to experience Iceland at its best and for others

Take The Icelandic Pledge

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Inspired by Iceland
06/19/2017 at 12:47. Facebook
The Icelandic sheep is a unique force of nature, often acting more like mountain goats than sheep. For 1100 years, these amazing animals have forged its own network of paths across Iceland. You might have mistaken them for man-made hiking trails while traveling in Iceland, but they are actually made by flocks of sheep treading the same path for hundreds of years.
The Icelandic sheep is a unique force of nature often acting more

Icelandic Sheep - The Trailblazer

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All of Iceland comes together on June 17th to celebrate the country’s independence from Denmark in 1944. Check out all the fun and entertainment taking place during this national holiday!
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It’s Iceland National Day on June 17th!

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TAKE THE ICELANDIC PLEDGE AND WIN A TRIP

This summer Iceland is leading the way on responsible tourism with a unique tourist pledge online. Pledge-takers will receive a special shareable digital badge to share and demonstrate their support to respect Iceland’s nature and to travel responsibly using the hashtag #IcelandicPledge

They can also WIN A TRIP TO ICELAND with all transport,...
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TAKE THE ICELANDIC PLEDGE AND WIN A TRIP

Take the Icelandic Pledge

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The Vikings are here!

The annual Viking Festival is held in Hafnarfjörður (next to Reykjavik City) 15-18 June. The festival is always a fun local favorite and a must-see for all visitors in the area.

For more info and schedule: [ Fjorukrain.is Link ]
The Vikings are here The annual Viking Festival is held in Hafnarfjörður
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THE ICELAND CALL - The "HÚH" song is a hit.

Klaus Pfreunder a German musician was so Inspired by the HÚH! Viking clap made famous by the Icelandic football team at Euro 2016, that he wrote a song to it. After a great reception in Germany, he made an English version of the song. The Icelandic version is pending they claim. We can't wait.
THE ICELAND CALL The "HÚH" song is a hit

RADSPITZ | ICELAND CALL | official Video

ICELAND CALL - the new Song by RADSPITZ. A powerful Song about Icelands football spirit! Now available as Download: https://itunes.apple.com/de/album/iceland...

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Ilona Cusack
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Snorkeling in Silfra at Thingvellir National Park is one of those experiences of a lifetime that happens every day in Iceland. Doing so without a diving suit is NOT recommended and next to impossible since the water is close to freezing.

This video of a freediver in Silfra in a bikini has gone viral, and though this is an amazing super-human thing to do, we strongly recommend safety first...
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Iceland's World Cup dream is very much alive after a historic victory over World class Croatia. Russia, we are coming!
Icelands World Cup dream is very much alive after a historic victory

Iceland earns dramatic win over Croatia with late goal | 2017 UEFA World Cup Qualifying Highlights | FOX Sports

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From the architecture of the city to the architecture of glaciers: Lonely Planet ice climbs with Icelandic Mountain Guides.

Is ice climbing on your bucket list? It should be.
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Why I love Iceland

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The best or not, you might have a different favorite, but these are all worth seeing. There's nothing like feeling the trembling force and mesmerizing beauty of magnificent waterfalls.
The best or not you might have a different favorite but these

Top 10 Best Waterfalls in Iceland

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It´s closer than you think.
Only a few minutes drive from Keflavik Airport is a new viewing platform by Brimketill at Reykjanes Unesco Global Geopark.
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Icelanders always like to see their country rank high on lists of equality, happiness, and well-being, but they absolutely love this; Iceland is the most peaceful country in the world.

Book your trip and enjoy the nature, the people, and the peace.
Icelanders always like to see their country rank high on lists of

This is officially the most peaceful country in the world (again)

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On our journey to The Westfjords and the most western part of Iceland one member of the group, Sorelle Amore made a great video journal. Be prepared to be inspired by The Westfjords #endoficeland #icelandsecret
On our journey to The Westfjords and the most western part of

Secret spots of Iceland that no one talks about (Westfjords)

The Westfjords in Iceland are an Icelandic secret waiting to be discovered. The peace and isolation of this area is something you can't really get in any oth...

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INSPIRED BY MOVIES

This cinema reel from Truenorth shows some recent film's locations in Iceland. Stunning? Amazing? Breathtaking? You decide.

Warning: It might make you reach out for your passport.
INSPIRED BY MOVIES This cinema reel from Truenorth shows some recent films

Truenorth Cinema Reel 2017

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The President reaches a goal

On his official visit to The Faroe Island, Guðni Th. Jóhannesson the President of Iceland, took a break from the ceremonies and played football with local children.

Jóhannesson comes from að big sports family í Iceland. His brother, Patrekur Jóhannesson is the national coach of Austria in Handball. Guðni Th. himself was a promising handballer but then academics...
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The President reaches a goal On his official visit to The Faroe
A close encounter. Incredible to witness this majestic animal making its way to the surface.

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A close encounter Incredible to witness this majestic animal making its way to the surface

Instagram post by Inspired by Iceland • May 18, 2017 at 3:21pm UTC

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