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Iceland glacier melting affect animals like a penguin

Iceland Glacier Melting: The Okjökull Glacier Extinction

August 18th, 2019 was a very sad day for Icelanders, environmentalists, and climate change activists around the world. It was the day that we commemorated the loss of an Icelandic glacier to global warming...
Reykjavik Independent Film Festival

The Reykjavik Independent Film Festival (RIFF)

The Reykjavik Independent Film Festival (RIFF) takes place every fall, and is an exciting event for movie lovers from around the world. The annual film festival brings in the best of the best from...
Haifoss waterfall Iceland

Haifoss: One of Iceland’s Tallest Waterfalls

The wild interior region of our country is known as the Icelandic Highlands. This territory is famous for its unparalleled scenery and breathtaking landscapes. It's also home to one of the tallest waterfalls in...
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6 Best Iceland Beaches

Iceland is a place known the world over for its stunning scenery, explosive volcanoes, and massive glaciers. But did you know that Iceland beaches are also quite famous as well? From the black sand...
Stuðlagil canyon Iceland is a basalt column canyon

Stuðlagil Canyon: The Newly Discovered Icelandic Gem

Anyone visiting a new country wants to see the most popular attractions and highlights the country is famous for. After all, they're famous for a reason, right? Additionally, travelers also want to get off...
Police car. Is Iceland really crime-free?

Is it True Iceland is Completely Crime-free?

As of today, Iceland remains one of the safest countries to live in. With a small homogeneous population of around 350,000, it’s a country that offers a high level of economic equality and a...
Is Iceland tap water safe to drink?

Iceland Tap Water: Is it Safe?

There are lots of different questions that we ask when traveling to a foreign country for the first time. One of the biggest ones is whether or not we can drink water straight from...

How Expensive is Iceland?

Any traveler who comes to visit our fair shores will have many surprises awaiting them. There are, of course, the glorious landscapes, breathtaking waterfalls, and mammoth glaciers. Something they might not be expecting, however,...
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Is Iceland a Member of the EU?

Is the geographical location of Iceland as a European nation enough justification to classify it as a member of the European Union (EU)? As a Scandinavian country with a Norse origin just like Denmark...
Turf churches are some of the prettiest churches in Iceland

8 Prettiest Churches in Iceland

While taking a road trip around Iceland’s Ring Road, you'll probably notice a lot of churches dotting the countryside. You might also be surprised to learn that this tiny Nordic island of nearly 340,000...