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  1. Iceland celebrates the most bookish Christmas going with JolabokafloRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | TeleRead

    For yet another year, Iceland is on track to cement its reputation for being the most literary society in Scandinavia's already hugely literate constellation of nations and peoples, with Jolabokaflo . That, when you've finished trying to wrap your tongue, or even your eyes, around it, is Iceland's annual "Christmas book flood," when Icelandic publishers release a tsunami of new publications onto the local market in time for Christmas.

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  2. Accommodation in WinterRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Iceland Review

    Q: We are coming to Iceland in April 2015 for two weeks. We are thinking about flying from Reykjavik to Egilssta ir and then driving north and west and then back to Reykjavik.

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  3. Bjarni Benediktsson and Sigmundur Dav GunnlaugssonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Iceland Review

    Prime Minister of Iceland Sigmundur Davi Gunnlaugsson called the government to a meeting last Friday afternoon on short notice to discuss a proposal from Nor vesturnefndin about creating jobs in Northwest Iceland. According to ruv.is , the meeting took two hours and the ministers of the Independence Party were not happy about the proposal, including moving the offices and fleet of the Icelandic Coast Guard to the Skagafjor ur region and the head office of RARIK to Sau arkrokur, which has a population of 2,567.

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  4. Ring Road to North Iceland ReopensRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2014 | Iceland Review

    The mountain pass across Holtavor uhei i connecting West and North Iceland was cleared this morning. The road, which is part of Ring Road 1, had been impassable for 24 hours.

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  5. Volcano vs. Monster Truck in IcelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | CNN

    Beneath Eyjafjallajokull volcano, the waterfall at Seljalandfoss is a 60-meter curtain of icy cascading water that it's possible to walk behind. The slopes of Eyjafjallajokull offer stunning views of Vestmannaeyjar, an archipelago of islands off Iceland's southern coast formed by a series of volcanic eruptions.

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  6. Road 65 in Kerv k, the West FjordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Iceland Review

    ... re are the northern lights. Basically, as long as sun bathing and the midnight sun are not your top priorities, then Iceland is your oyster! If you are traveling independently, do be sure to check road conditions and weather before setting off.

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  7. Canada to play pair of friendlies against IcelandRead the original story

    Dec 17, 2014 | Waking The Red

    ... January camp. The team will head down to Orlando for a training camp that will include a pair of matches against Iceland on January 16th and 19th. The pair of games against Iceland should be a good test for the Canadian squad that is looking to ...

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  8. Visiting Iceland in WinterRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Iceland Review

    ... re are the northern lights. Basically, as long as sun bathing and the midnight sun are not your top priorities, then Iceland is your oyster! If you are traveling independently, do be sure to check road conditions and weather before setting off.

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  9. How to spend National Day in Iceland?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Ask MetaFilter

    We will be in Iceland over National Day . Before we found out that we would be there for National Day, we had planned on leaving Reykjavik to drive the Ring Road on the 17th.

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  10. easyjet launches Iceland route from InternationalRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Antrim Today

    ... manager Ali Gayward. The twice weekly direct service is the only scheduled service operating between Ireland and Iceland. Photo M T Hurson/Harrisons The flight operates twice per week on Mondays and Fridays on a 156 seater Airbus A319 and is the ...

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  11. Appointments to the Board of the Asia Pacific Foundation of CanadaRead the original story

    Dec 17, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    ... of Foreign Affairs, and Ambassador to the Kingdom of Norway with concurrent accreditation to the Republic of Iceland. Mrs. Morin, a lawyer, is a graduate of the UniversitA de Sherbrooke. Evaleen Jaager Roy is the principal of Jaager Roy ...

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  12. LS Retail to Host "Must-Attend" Conference conneXion 2015 in DubaiRead the original story

    Dec 17, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... stores operating 115,000 point of sale (POS) terminals worldwide. LS Retail's conneXion 2014, held in Reykjavik, Iceland, attracted over 500 attendees from more than 40 countries. President of Iceland Olafur Ragnar Grimsson was the opening keynote ...

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  13. Christmas Reindeer Warning in Southeast IcelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Iceland Review

    The Icelandic Road Administration has issued a warning due to reindeer along Ring Road One in Myrar between Jokulsarlon glacier lagoon and Hofn, Southeast Iceland, dv.is reports. Around 230 animals have been coming down from the highlands and have been grazing close to the road in Myrar in recent days.

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  14. Iceland weather map, December 16, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Iceland Review

    Another strong gale warning has been issued for South and West Iceland today and tomorrow. A gale is described as wind more than 20 m/s.

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  15. Reykjavik University upgrades its student experience with UNIT4Read the original story

    Dec 16, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    UNIT4, the global leader in software that supports business change, has announced that Reykjavik University, Iceland's largest private and technical university and a dynamic international university with around 4000 students, has signed a subscription agreement extending its UNIT4 ERP solution to improve student administration. Reykjavik University is a progressive educational and innovative research center that focuses on international collaboration.

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  16. easyJet bolsters Belfast and grows at GenevaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Anna.aero

    ... to help personalise your web experience. The new route from Belfast International was also celebrated at the Iceland end of the sector with a 'at the gate' party in the terminal and ribbon-cutting. A cold-looking Carol Benzie, MD at Aberdeen ...

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  17. Borg BrugghAos Fenrir: An IPA Smoked With Sheep ShitRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Phoenix New Times

    ... poo itself wasn't just plopped into Fenrir, the newest (and crappiest) beer from Borg Brugghus in Reykjavik, Iceland. But smoke produced by burning the droppings -- the poo's essence -- is. To give Fenrir its fecal flavor, the Borg Brugghus' brewers ...

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  18. Exploring Iceland: TUDOR Heritage Ranger: Keeping time with the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Cool Hunting

    For years now, Iceland has billed itself as the perfect stopover location for travelers roaming between North America and Europe-and, in fact, that's true. Whether it's the charm of the capital city Reykjavik or the many wonders lying beyond, travelers can spend days or even weeks exploring breathtaking landscapes, intimate musical performances, uncommon foods and soothing geothermal baths.

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  19. Bad Weather, School Canceled in East IcelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Iceland Review

    A strong gale is raging in Northeast, East and Southeast Iceland with snow showers and snow in North and East Iceland. A gale is also forecast for South Iceland tomorrow.

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  20. First flight is most important, Christmas towns, VivaAerobus in DFWRead the original story

    Dec 15, 2014 | Tripso.com

    ... you're begging for mercy. Try, North Pole Experience, Arizona; Christmas Market in Ingolfstorg Square, Reykjavik, Iceland; Christmas in the Scottish Highlands, Scotland; Lucknam Park, Wiltshire, England; Christmas in Ice, North Pole, Alaska; and ...

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