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News Iceland Husavik: Gamli Skólinn Húsavík (2nd floor) – Home 6596102 Apartment

Published on: Sunday 02 February 2020
Gamli Skólinn Húsavík (2nd floor) – Home 6596102 Apartment
News source: https://www.holidaylettings.co.uk/rentals/husavik,-northeast-region/6596102

Now converted into holiday rental apartments it makes an ideal base for families or small groups visiting Húsavik or exploring the stunning North coast of Iceland.Gamli Skólinn holiday rental ...

News Iceland Husavik: Icelandic Space Documentary Retraces Forgotten Apollo Footsteps

Published on: Tuesday 03 December 2019
Icelandic Space Documentary Retraces Forgotten Apollo Footsteps
News source: https://www.space.com/iceland-apollo-documentary-cosmic-birth.html

NEW YORK - A compelling new documentary takes a stroll through Iceland's often-overlooked contributions to the Apollo program and unfolds into a love letter to the moon and Earth. "Cosmic Birth," a ...

News Iceland Husavik: WHALES IN ICELAND! Everything you need to know!

Published on: Thursday 09 January 2020
WHALES IN ICELAND! Everything you need to know!
News source: https://grapevine.is/travel/2020/01/09/whales-in-iceland/

When is the best time to see whales in Iceland? The whale watching season in Iceland is really on year round although trips in the winter are more likely to be delayed or cancelled due to bad weather.

News Iceland Husavik: The Trail Of The Cosmonauts

Published on: Friday 06 December 2019
The Trail Of The Cosmonauts
News source: https://grapevine.is/icelandic-culture/2019/12/06/the-trail-of-the-cosmonauts/

Before man simultaneously took one small step and one giant leap, more than 30 astronauts travelled to Iceland to train for the unique challenges they might face on a lunar walk. It was this unique ...

News Iceland Husavik: The Wanderlust Guide to the best of Iceland

Published on: Friday 15 November 2019
The Wanderlust Guide to the best of Iceland
News source: https://www.wanderlust.co.uk/content/the-wanderlust-guide-to-the-best-of-iceland/

Iceland is wild – outside the buzzing, artistic capital, Reykjavík, it’s the natural wonders and sweeping empty landscapes that captivate. Iceland’s ‘Golden Circle’ grabs most visitors’ attention, and ...

News Iceland Husavik: Rescue Efforts Underway off Northeast Coast

Published on: Thursday 07 November 2019
Rescue Efforts Underway off Northeast Coast
News source: https://icelandmonitor.mbl.is/news/news/2019/11/08/rescue_efforts_underway_off_northeast_coast/

Rescue efforts are underway off the coast of Northeast Iceland, where a boat stranded earlier this morning, mbl.is reports. Rescue teams in Northeast Iceland and the rescue vessel Gunnbjörg in ...

News Iceland Husavik: Best things to see and do in Iceland

Published on: Monday 11 November 2019
Best things to see and do in Iceland
News source: https://www.thetimes.co.uk/expert-traveller/destinations/europe/iceland/things-to-do-in-iceland

A dance of demons across the night sky, the aurora borealis is particularly bewitching when viewed above Iceland’s craggy peaks and alien lava formations. Head north for the promise of clearer weather ...

News Iceland Husavik: Húsavík Town Guide: Its All About The Views

Published on: Friday 27 September 2019
Húsavík Town Guide: Its All About The Views
News source: https://grapevine.is/travel/2019/09/27/husavik-townguide-all-about-the-views/

When I first visited Húsavík in 2016 Northern Iceland felt like the edge of the world to me. Coming from a densely populated area in Germany—the city I grew up in had twice as many inhabitants as Iceland’s entire population—I had never experienced such remoteness.

News Iceland Husavik: North Iceland Townsfolk Get Ready For Will Ferrell To Take Over

Published on: Thursday 10 October 2019
North Iceland Townsfolk Get Ready For Will Ferrell To Take Over
News source: https://grapevine.is/news/2019/10/10/north-iceland-townsfolk-get-ready-for-will-ferrell-to-take-over/

Residents of Húsavík are being encouraged to prepare for and welcome the arrival of Will Ferrell, as the North Iceland town will be one of the settings for a new movie about Eurovision that Ferrell is ...

News Iceland Husavik: Planes, (No Trains) And Automobiles – How To Get Around Iceland On A Budget

Published on: Friday 13 September 2019
Planes, (No Trains) And Automobiles – How To Get Around Iceland On A Budget
News source: https://grapevine.is/travel/2019/09/13/planes-no-trains-and-automobiles-how-to-get-around-iceland-on-a-budget/

Travelling is awesome, especially in a country like Iceland with its amazing scenery and picturesque little villages. Driving in another country, however, can be stressful, and you might not want to risk your relationship or health while trying to navigate, just to eventually get stuck on some “road” that leads to an awesome location you found on Instagram.

News Iceland Husavik: Avoid the Tourist Traffic in Iceland by Driving the Arctic Coast Way

Published on: Sunday 01 September 2019
Avoid the Tourist Traffic in Iceland by Driving the Arctic Coast Way
News source: https://www.yahoo.com/lifestyle/avoid-tourist-traffic-iceland-driving-140001759.html

It’s 11:15 p.m. in Iceland and the sun still hasn’t set. “Watch out for that sheep,” I say to my boyfriend as we round a corner headed north. There are no other cars on the road and it feels like ...

News Iceland Husavik: Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel statue makes it to top 100 spots in the world

Published on: Tuesday 27 August 2019
Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel statue makes it to top 100 spots in the world
News source: http://www.deccanchronicle.com/gallery/world/280819/sardar-vallabhbhai-patel-statue-makes-it-to-top-100-spots-in-the-world.html

Around 300 miles north of Iceland in Husavik, a port town along the country’s Arctic Coast Way, a lesser-known geothermal spa - with its mineral rich waters and breathtaking views. (@epg200 - obrained ...

News Iceland Husavik: Finding Earth On The Moon

Published on: Wednesday 21 August 2019
Finding Earth On The Moon
News source: https://grapevine.is/icelandic-culture/2019/08/22/finding-earth-on-the-moon/

In 1965 and 1967, NASA sent several groups of astronauts to Iceland for geological field trips, frequently based around Husavik, due to a suspected similarity between the basalt based Icelandic ...

News Iceland Husavik: Beyond the Blue Lagoon: Inside Iceland’s Most Spectacular New Pool

Published on: Wednesday 21 August 2019
Beyond the Blue Lagoon: Inside Iceland’s Most Spectacular New Pool
News source: https://www.vogue.com/article/beyond-the-blue-lagoon-inside-geosea-iceland-most-spectacular-new-pool

The folkloric history of Húsvík—it was the first place in Iceland to be settled by the Vikings—was also top of mind when planning GeoSea. “There were many fishermen deaths in the past due to fierce ...

News Iceland Husavik: Earthquake in North Iceland

Published on: Tuesday 23 July 2019
Earthquake in North Iceland
News source: https://icelandmonitor.mbl.is/news/news/2019/07/24/earthquake_in_north_iceland/

An earthquake of magnitude 4.3 hit North Iceland just before 1 am today, the Icelandic Met Office reports. The source of the earthquake was about 20 km (12.4 mi) north-northwest of Siglufjörður. ...

News Iceland Husavik: How to discover the northern delights of Iceland's Arctic Coast Way

Published on: Thursday 01 August 2019
How to discover the northern delights of Iceland's Arctic Coast Way
News source: https://www.standard.co.uk/lifestyle/travel/iceland-arctic-coast-way-guide-a4203881.html

It certainly seems to be a trend. Shove some shiny signs next to a road, give it a hashtag-friendly name and voila — it’s not just a highway, it’s an Instagrammable experience. Ireland did it with the Wild Atlantic Way, and Scotland with the North Coast 500.

News Iceland Husavik: Iceland's penis museum finally gets human specimen

Published on: Saturday 16 February 2019
News source: https://abc13.com/archive/8068195/

Hjartarson's museum started in Reykjavik but has since moved to Husavik, a small community better known for ... as a youngster in rural Iceland, he was given a whip made from a bull's penis to help ...

News Iceland Husavik: Aurora Expeditions Launches Two New Cruise Itineraries in Iceland and Greenland

Published on: Sunday 10 March 2019
News source: https://www.cruisecritic.com/news/3833/

West Greenland Explorer and Iceland Circumnavigation were voted as the top two Aurora Expeditions' itineraries according to almost 1,000 people who participated in the survey. The new itineraries are ...