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05/23/2017 at 10:27. Facebook
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
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05/18/2017 at 16:02. Facebook
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

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05/16/2017 at 10:05. Facebook
Photo with a fascinating story goes viral

In 1939 locals from the Westman Islands, south of Iceland got together and build this lighthouse to help ships navigate the treacherous waters of "Þrídrangar", the three pillars of rock. These men had no other means than their strength and courage, climbing on each other's shoulders to get a grip on the rock and work their way up.

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Photo with a fascinating story goes viral
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Yet another reason to visit Iceland next winter

Sigur Rós, the legendary Icelandic post-rock band, is organizing a six-day art festival in Reykjavik on 26-31 December. Local artists and a variety of foreign artists are expected to arrive in Iceland and take part. Sigur Rós will perform on 27, 28, 29 and 30 December. We know what this means to the thousands of Sigur Rós fans across the world;...
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Yet another reason to visit Iceland next winter

Sigur Rós - Norður og Niður

https://nordurognidur.is this december sigur rós cordially invite you to go to hell. "norður og niður” means “go north and go down”, but translates more accu...

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Icelanders love hot-tubbing, and many Icelanders love beer also. So we guess it was just a matter of time this happened. Those two men will not company you in the beer tubs unless you ask them nicely.
Icelanders love hottubbing and many Icelanders love beer also So we guess

Beer baths to open in North Iceland in June

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Eurovision tonight – No locals to be seen

Visitors to Iceland arriving tonight between 19-21 hrs might think there is a mandatory curfew active in Iceland. Hardly any locals on the streets. Don’t worry they are quite all right. Iceland is taking part in the annual Eurovision Song Contest tonight live on TV.

When it comes to Eurovision, there are basically two types of Icelanders: The ones...
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Hiding in the Icelandic landscape.

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Hiding in the Icelandic landscape

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If only we could share all the beautiful footage we receive at Inspired by Iceland.
This video, made by Pixelicous Planet, is one of the great ones. Enjoy!
If only we could share all the beautiful footage we receive at Inspired by Iceland

Iceland 2017

Experience Iceland's stunning landscapes, waterfalls, and northern lights... plus beautiful Icelandic horses!

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The Orca in Icelandic waters near Ólafsvík in West Iceland.

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The Orca in Icelandic waters near Ólafsvík in West Iceland

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Let´s celebrate the season change with these stunning drone
shots with a dramatic soundtrack.
Let´s celebrate the season change with these stunning drone

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I C E L A N D - April 2 0 1 7 - video by Duc Dang

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The Kids are taking over!

The Children´s Culture Festival is held April 25-30th. The festival was launched in 2010 and it is dedicated exclusively to children and young people in Reykjavik up to the age of sixteen.

The unique aspect of this festival and that which sets it apart is that it places emphasis on participation, focusing particularly on the child as an artist.

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The Kids are taking over The Childrens Culture Festival is held April

Welcome to Children's culture festival | Children's culture festival

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Siglufjörður town in North Iceland getting ready for summer.
Siglufjörður town in North Iceland getting ready for summer

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One of Iceland´s worst kept secrets is, that the HBO TV series "Game Of Thrones" is partly filmed in Iceland. But wait, there is more, so much more. Are any of your favorites on the list?

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One of Icelands worst kept secrets is that the HBO TV series

Film locations in Iceland

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When winter and summer freeze together

Today is “the Last Day of Winter” meaning tomorrow is the Icelandic holiday known as “the First Day of Summer”. Makes sense, right?

According to Icelandic superstition, if the temperature drops below freezing on the night before the First Day of Summer, as the locals say, “when winter and summer freeze together”, this means that the summer to come will...
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THE PUFFIN IS BACK!

Everyone's favorite, the puffin has returned. You will find a lot of "puffins" in the souvenir shops but we strongly recommend to see the real thing in the wild.

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THE PUFFIN IS BACK Everyones favorite the puffin has returned You will

The puffins are returning to land: A large flock spotted in Vestmannaeyjar islands

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We are already getting excited about next season of the Northern Lights. Until then we can enjoy this amazing 360 video from Aurora Reykjavik. The Northen Lights await you.
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EXCITING EASTER IN ICELAND

There is no such time as Easter in Iceland. Besides being the second biggest religious holiday, it’s also the longest time off work for most Icelanders; five days from Holy Thursday to Easter Monday. On the outside Icelanders might seem to celebrate Easter in a big way like Catholic countries, but in reality, five days off work means five days of fun and...
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EXCITING EASTER IN ICELAND There is no such time as Easter in
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EVE FANFEST 2017 April 6-8

It's the 20th year and bigger than EVEr. The Fanfest brings together EVE players in a massive celebration of the EVE universe. Travelers from all around the world gather in one of the most unique locations the planet has to offer. Allies and rivals alike set aside their in-game differences to share good times with one another and forge new friendships. CCP...
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EVE FANFEST 2017 April 68 Its the 20th year and bigger than