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More Landowners Concerned about Tourism Numbers

Landowners at the natural pool Hrunalaug in South Iceland are overwhelmed by the large number of tourists that flock to the pool every day.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Iceland Review

Search and Rescue Called Out to Assist Hikers

Last weekend members of ICE-SAR search and rescue were called out to assist hikers in different regions of Iceland, as well as drivers who had run into difficulties.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Inside Bay Area

Review: 'Land Ho!' an enjoyable trip to Iceland

Calling something a feel-good film always feels like a pejorative, so let's just say that after seeing "Land Ho!" you are very likely to feel a good deal better.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Iceland Review

In Search of the Icelandic Wind

My first visit to Iceland was in 1962 with a group of mountaineers. All through the trip from ReykjavA k to Selfoss, across the great expanse of grassland to famous salmon river at Hella; onwards to VA k and the black, dusty MA1 2rdalssandur into the stunningly beautiful mountains of Landmannalaugar and black barb of Hekla, back through spectacular ... (more)

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

National Public Radio

Mammut On World Cafe

World Cafe 's week-long series Sense of Place: Iceland draws to a close with an unexpected treat.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

WebWire

Self drive tours: best way to see Iceland's greatest sights

Self drive tours in Iceland are the greatest way to explore the country's most loved sights and landmarks.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Iceland Review

Sunshine in North and East Iceland, Not Reykjav k

The sun will be shining in North and East Iceland, while Iceland's capital region will not see proper sunshine, apart from a few hours here and there, until July 25, according to the long-term forecast on the website of the Norwegian Meteorological Institution, yr.no .

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

National Public Radio

Arsti ir On World Cafe

On today's episode, we hear the first of the live sessions World Cafe recorded during its Sense of Place trip to Iceland in June.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

Iceland Review

Search and Rescue Assist Troubled Hikers

A man was found injured in the remote Jokulfir ir in the West Fjords today. The hiker was poorly equipped and slipped in and out of consciousness.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

The Wave

Akureyri, Iceland: Off the beaten path

It's been said that Iceland and Greenland should swap names. I can't vouch for the latter, but I can tell you that Iceland is surely green - and black and yellow and red and every color of the rainbow.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

The Miami Herald

'Land Ho!' embarks on two men's adventures in Iceland

Calling something a feel-good film always feels like a pejorative, so let's just say that after seeing "Land Ho!" you are very likely to feel a good deal better.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

New York Post

Senior pals hit Iceland in road-trip flick - Land Ho!'

The gorgeous scene stealer in this gentle-spirited road movie is the country of Iceland, depicted in breathtaking wide-angle shots by cinematographer Andrew Reed.

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Food and Drink in the Land of Fire and Ice

OAKBROOK, TERRACE, Ill. -- Iceland is a place of overwhelming beauty. It's at once desolately remote--NASA astronauts trained for landing on the moon here in the 1960s--and truly alive, as the ground steams, boils and bubbles, waterfalls roar at frightening speeds, and volcanoes sit ominously under their icecaps, decades overdue to erupt.

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Small Glacial Outburst Flood in South Iceland

There are indications that a small glacial outburst flood is occurring in the river MAolakvA sl, which originates in MA1 2rdalsjA kull glacier, where the volcano Katla is located.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

WJRT

Enterprise Rent-A-Car Extends European Car Hire Operation to Iceland

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UTV

First Belfast to Iceland flight launched

The connection, from Belfast International Airport, will first take off on 12 December and will operate twice a week all year round.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

CNN

Big fire in Reykjavik this evening

Halldor Sigurdsson was waiting or his wife outside a shopping complex in Reykjavik, Iceland, when a large fire started at a dry cleaning factory Sunday evening.

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Shockya.com

Land Ho! Movie Review

You probably heard the advice "Travel while you're young. You have the energy, and once you get kids, you'll have to put off long trips for many years to come."

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

Examiner.com

Game of Thrones Fans Can Visit Where The Show Was Filmed In Iceland

Diehard " Game of Thrones " fans can vacation in the "Land Beyond the Wall" with GreatValueVacations.

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Tourists

My wife and I have been planning a trip from the U.S. to Iceland this August and during our research we have learned that a cab from airport to Reykjavik would cost $100, hotels are three star but priced at 5 star rates, and a piece of cake costs $10.

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