Iceland Monitor Tue, 21 May 2019 17:51:00 +0000Four DC-3/C-47 Aircraft on Display at Reykjavík Airport 6-8 PM
Isavia has just announced that the four DC-3/C-47 aircraft, which have landed at Reykjavík Airport on their way to Normandy from the US, will be on display tonight between 6 pm and 8 pm.
Tue, 21 May 2019 13:22:00 +0000Hatari Will Complain about El Al
Band members of Hatari, the punk rock band that represented Iceland at the Eurovision Song Contest in Tel Aviv, Israel, were assigned the aircraft’s least desirable seats by El Al staff as they left Tel Aviv for London yesterday and, as a resul...Tue, 21 May 2019 11:11:00 +0000Direct Flights to Newark and Minneapolis This Summer
Two US airlines have announced they’ll be offering direct flights to Iceland this summer.
Tue, 21 May 2019 09:56:00 +0000Lonely Planet Ranks Icelands Arctic Coast Way Third
Iceland’s Arctic Coast Way ranks third on the 2019 Best in Europe list of Lonely Planet, featuring the essential European destinations to visit this year.
Mon, 20 May 2019 13:56:00 +0000Stairway to Heaven in Fáskrúðsfjörður - Video
Residents of the village of Fáskrúðsfjörður, the East Fjords, population 662, gathered by the harbor recently to watch Italian pianist and composer Constantino Carrara perform.
Iceland Reykjavik Grapvine Tue, 21 May 2019 15:54:01 +0000Icelandic Superstitions: The Northern Lights
Every culture everywhere has superstitions, and Iceland is no exception. There are numerous superstitions in this country; some connected to...
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Tue, 21 May 2019 15:01:54 +0000Track by Track: Bagdad Brothers – ‘Sorry’
Bagdad brothers are a sunny indie-pop band who’ve been taking Reykjavík by storm over the past year. They’ve also become...
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Tue, 21 May 2019 14:48:58 +0000Road Trip: Látrabjarg’s Hidden Places, Wildlife & Wonders
Tucked away in the southernmost region of the Westfjords lies the small town of Patreksfjörður—a peaceful fishing town of around...
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It’s Grapevine Playlist time once more. Like seven sea eagles shooting out of an erupting volcano, here are the latest...
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The Immigration Appeals Board determined that the Directorate of Immigration (ÚTL) had no grounds to deny 50 Bangladeshi students access...
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