Iceland Newswire

Iceland Newswire

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  1. Why wona t my insurance cover my canceled flight?Read the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | The Miami Herald

    Last year, my wife and I booked a five-day Northern Lights Reykjavik tour to Iceland. We also bought a travel-insurance policy from Travelex.

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  2. The view from inside Iceland's Thrihnukagigur volcanoRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    What is it like to be lowered into the magma chamber of a volcano? Europe correspondent Nick Miller descends into a 'bottomless pit', 20 kilometres south of Reykjavik, Iceland. Reykjavik, Iceland: The slim platform I'm perching on dangles on wires out of a chimney at the top of an immense cavern.

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  3. Direct flights to Iceland set for take off from a 49 one-wayRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Independent.ie

    The first direct scheduled flights from Ireland to Iceland take off next week, with prices still available from a 49 each way. Nabbing the best airfares is a dark art at the best of times, but going to press, one-way fares from Dublin to Reykjavik were available from a 49. The seats are being offered by WOW Air on its new route, which it says is the first ever direct scheduled flight between Ireland and Iceland.

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  4. Stop Icelandic whaling, new appRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Dear Kitty

    Gentle Giants is located in the famous whale watching town Husavik , Iceland , often considered the Whale Watching Capital of Europe. With a 98% success rate of spotting whales, our aim is to raise general awareness and interest in whales and their habitat.

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  5. Travel Review: Into the deep freezeRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Swindon Advertiser

    ... dread tumbling into, and very few would likely survive to share their tales. But from 30m below the surface, inside Iceland's latest tourist attraction, I can safely marvel at the fracture in Langjokull glacier without the need for an emergency ...

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  6. Odysseys Unlimited Schedules 13 Small-Group Departures to Enticing IcelandRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Travel World News

    A cinematic landscape with massive glaciers, bubbling mud holes, and rainbow-laden waterfalls coupled with supreme bird life and a sun that never sets for six weeks of the year are but a few of the reasons to join Odysseys Unlimited's 11-day Exploring Iceland small group tour. Odysseys Unlimited is inviting travelers to discover the Nordic Nirvana on its popular tour that visits sophisticated Reykjavik and unpronounceable, under-visited beauty spots including the Snaefellsnes Peninsula, Lake Myvatn, and Glacial River Canyon National Park.

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  7. Beat the Heat This Summer and Skip Across the Pond for an Iceland Adventure with Canyon CallingRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Canyon Calling Adventures for Women CONTACT: Julie Peirano TEL: 973.714.5632 E-MAIL: jpeirano adventuremedianews com WEB: http://www.canyoncalling.com Click here for media kit SEDONA, Ariz.- Founded in the hills of Arizona in 1996, Canyon Calling Adventures for Women is the expert tour operator offering trips focused on amazing scenery, challenging yet attainable activities, and the enrichment and support of women in the outdoors. This summer, Canyon Calling's Fire and Iceland tour transports guests to the magic and wonder of the arctic region for an eight day vacation fit for any adventuress.

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  8. Travelers Lost in Icelandic HighlandsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Iceland Review

    Search and rescue teams in North Iceland have been called out to search for two men who are lost west of Askja volcano in the northeastern highlands. They started hiking from Strengjabrekka last weekend and were planning to walk to SvartA rvatn lake.

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  9. 5In Iceland, ita s no longer legal to kill Basques on sightRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Washington Post

    In late April, one of the world's strangest laws was quietly revoked. Authorities in Iceland's Westfjords district, the scenic northwestern corner of the island nation, repealed a 400-year-old decree ordering the death on sight of any Basque person found in the region.

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  10. Pushing Cosplay To Its Absolute LimitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Kotaku

    Earlier this year, five people went to Iceland with a mission: take some of the best, most unique cosplay photos on the planet. What they came home with does not disappoint.

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  11. Converse Rubber Tracks Takes Over Recording Studios In London, Los Angeles, Berlin and JamaicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Stereogum

    ... California Hansa Tonstudio in Berlin, Germany Tuff Gong in Kingston, Jamaica Greenhouse Studios in Reykjavik, Iceland The Warehouse Studio in Vancouver, Canada Avast Recording Co. in Seattle, Washington Stankonia in Atlanta, Georgia Studios 301 in ...

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  12. Iceland revokes 400 year-old legal right in Westfjords district to kill Basques on sightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Independent

    ... read our Legal Terms & Policies In late April, one of the world's strangest laws was quietly revoked. Authorities in Iceland's Westfjords district, the scenic northwestern corner of the Scandinavian island nation, repealed a 400-year-old decree ...

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  13. Ossur Hf : New Share Option ProgramRead the original story

    Wednesday | PR-inside.com

    ... clinical outcomes are further empowered via A-ssur's educational programs and business solutions. Headquartered in Iceland, A-ssur has major operations in the Americas, Europe and Asia, with additional distributors worldwide. www.ossur.com ...

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  14. In Iceland, ita s no longer legal to kill Basques on sightRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Washington Post

    In late April, one of the world's strangest laws was quietly revoked. Authorities in Iceland's Westfjords district, the scenic northwestern corner of the Scandinavian island nation, repealed a 400-year-old decree ordering the death on sight of any Basque person found in the region.

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  15. Grand Central: Fed Confronts an Economy Plagued by MismeasurementRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Wall Street Journal

    ... ultra-low rates are having on the banking sector . She made her remarks in a speech at a conference in Reykjavik, Iceland, in which she did not comment on the outlook for interest rates or the economy. ECB's Draghi, Fed's Fischer Differ at ECB ...

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  16. Converse: Rubber Tracks Goes GlobalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Advertising Age

    Converse's Rubber Tracks initiative, which has provided recording space and mentorship to up and coming musicians in a dedicated studio in Brooklyn is going global . The brand is partnering with some of the world's top studios -- London's Abbey Road Studios, L.A.'s Sunset Sound, Tuff Gong in Kingston, Jamaica, Rio de Janeiro's Toca do Bandido, Berlin's Hansa Tonstudio, Greenhouse Studios in Reykjavik, Iceland, Vancouver's The Warehouse Studio, Seattle's Avast Recording and Sydney's Studios 301, as well as the brand's own Brooklyn Rubber Tracks and soon-to-open second studio in Boston -- to give musicians 18 years and older the chance to lay down their tracks at the world's top recording facilities.

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  17. Hourtime Episode 176 - Live From IcelandRead the original story

    Tuesday May 26 | WristWatchReview.com

    This week we visit the Michelsen Watch Company in Reykjavik, Iceland where they have an amazing collection of Rolexes and their own amazing brand.

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  18. More punk, less hellRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Ukiah Blog Live

    An extraordinary political experiment took place in Iceland: anarchists governed the capital city of Reykjavik for four years - and the amateurs achieved some astonishing successes. The same sense of shock was felt by almost everyone.

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  19. Firms call on BT to speed up London's 'too slow' broadbandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | This Is London

    ... took three times as long in London compared with Paris and were half the speed achieved in Reykjavik, the capital of Iceland. Council leader Philippa Roe said: "We are calling on all of our partners to help us show BT that the demand exists." Brian ...

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  20. Converse to Offer Recording Sessions at Landmark StudiosRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | WSJ Media and Advertising

    ... Studios 301 in Sydney (where stars such as Bruce Springsteen have recorded); Greenhouse Studios in Reykjavik, Iceland (Bjork); Sunset Sound in Los Angeles (Fleetwood Mac); Toca do Bandido in Rio de Janeiro (Maria Rita); and Tuff Gong in Kingston, ...

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