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Famous Icelandic People: Singers, Songwriters, Authors, and Explorers

Iceland is a small country both in terms of landmass and population. Despite this, Iceland has its fair share of several famous people. Going all the way from Viking times with explorer Leif Erikson...
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What can I do with my car at Keflavik International Airport?

Have you picked up your rental car at Keflavik Airport and now you’re not sure what to do? Or perhaps you need to pick up a friend at the airport and aren’t sure where...
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Iceland’s Fight for Gender Equality and Women’s Rights

In addition to cold weather and warm people, one of the things Nordic countries are known for is gender equality. Iceland is no exception. The tiny island nation consistently tops the World Economic Forum’s...
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Iceland’s Islands Are Its Little-Known Secret

Can you point out Iceland on a map? Do you know where it is or are you not quite sure if it’s Greenland or Iceland? Something else people frequently ask is if Iceland is...
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Sea Kayaking in Iceland

Iceland is without a doubt an outdoor enthusiast’s dream. This north Atlantic island offers a wide variety of activities out in the fresh air. You can do basically everything here, from bathing in geothermal...
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Famous Movies and TV Shows Filmed in Iceland

Iceland is one of the most beautiful countries in the world. The stunning landscapes are practically wild and look almost unreal. Hollywood and other centers of the film and TV industry have taken note...
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Military and Defense Forces in Iceland

Since 2007 the Institute of Economics and Peace publishes the Global Peace Index report, which is a tool for measuring security in individual countries. According to the statistics that can be found online, Iceland...
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Summer Festivities in Iceland: Jónsmessa and Midnight Sun

With summer, comes joy, so they say. I guess that really depends on each individual but when it comes to Iceland, I think that statement is pretty much true. After those long, cold and...
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Best Activities for Children in Iceland

Planning any trip is already a bit difficult. You need to think carefully about your itinerary and many other little details. The complication factor increases when traveling with your little ones. You're probably wondering...
Unique Things in Iceland you can experience while traveling in the country

Top 5 Unique Things in Iceland You Can Experience

Volcanoes, geysers, glaciers, breathtaking waterfalls ... Iceland itself is so unique that just by visiting it, you will discover the most amazing landscapes and experiences one can have. Yet, there are still many exciting...