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Iceland Monitor

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 08:08:00 +0000
Nearly 80 Percent of Tourists Use Rental Cars
Foreign tourists visiting Iceland increasingly choose to travel around the country in rental cars, or close to 80 percent of them.

Sat, 24 Aug 2019 08:05:00 +0000
GeoSea Baths among World’s Greatest Places
The GeoSea geothermal sea baths in Húsavík, Northeast Iceland, is listed on Time Magazine’s Greatest Places 2019.

Fri, 23 Aug 2019 14:19:00 +0000
Part of Reynisfjara Beach Remains Closed
The easternmost part of Reynisfjara beach, South Iceland, will remain closed to tourists indefinitely.

Fri, 23 Aug 2019 11:34:00 +0000
Culture Night Tomorrow
Culture Night is coming up tomorrow.

Fri, 23 Aug 2019 10:11:00 +0000
Iceland’s PM Won’t be Home when Pence Visits
Icelandic Prime Minister Katrín Jakobsdóttir won’t be home when US Vice President Mike Pence visits Iceland on September 4.

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Iceland Reykjavik Grapvine

Fri, 23 Aug 2019 12:08:15 +0000
Bring Your Own Drill: Toolraiser 2019 Is The DIY Fest You’ve Been Waiting For
The DIY, or rather DIT, scene in Reykjavík is booming, and one of its pillars is the Reykjavík Tool Library.... The post Bring Your Own Drill: Toolraiser 2019 Is The DIY Fest You’ve Been Waiting For appeared first on The Reykjavik Grapevine.

Fri, 23 Aug 2019 11:38:57 +0000
What Are Icelanders Talking About: WAB is here. Pride is here. Jim Ratcliffe, too.
When it comes to land ownership, one would expect, at the very least, there would be some provision requiring the... The post What Are Icelanders Talking About: WAB is here. Pride is here. Jim Ratcliffe, too. appeared first on The Reykjavik Grapevine...

Fri, 23 Aug 2019 11:36:50 +0000
A Whale Of A Conflict: Are Whale Watching Ships Responsible For Strandings?
A biologist at the Marine Research Institute (MRI) created a stir this week after declaring that whale watching boats could... The post A Whale Of A Conflict: Are Whale Watching Ships Responsible For Strandings? appeared first on The Reykjavik Grapev...

Fri, 23 Aug 2019 11:34:32 +0000
#IcelandSmites: Let The Battle (Re)commence
And then there were two. The Premier League is one Viking general light after Aron Gunnarsson’s departure to Qatar, leaving... The post #IcelandSmites: Let The Battle (Re)commence appeared first on The Reykjavik Grapevine.

Fri, 23 Aug 2019 11:32:30 +0000
Hope For Victims Escaping Trafficking In Iceland
For years, Iceland has been under international and domestic pressure to take government action to address what experts have persistently... The post Hope For Victims Escaping Trafficking In Iceland appeared first on The Reykjavik Grapevine.

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