New Old Reykjanes: Looking And Seeing On A Lazy Day Trip
Although it's still not unheard-of to find a town so unamenable to the whims and wants of travellers—there's neither gas station nor shop, hostel nor campground—Hafnir's proximity to the airport makes this lack all the more remarkable. Only a small ...
Sigourney Weaver's best meal on a trip was in ICELAND
US actress Sigourney Weaver says that her best meal on a trip was a lobster soup in Grindavík, a small fishing village in Iceland, when interviewed by Condé Nast Traveler. Weaver, who is probably best known for her portrayal of Ripley in the Alien ...
Three new Icelandic restaurants in new White Guide
Three restaurants were added to the new edition of the White Guide, a comprehensive restaurant guide in English covering the best restaurants in Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland, Iceland and the Faroe Islands. The guide will formally be released in June.
A guide to Iceland: Vacation like a celebrity and visit the local hotspots
With heavy stomachs and lunch time around the corner, Huginn brought us to Bryggjan in nearby fisherman village Grindavik so we could taste what Sigourney Weaver has called her favorite lobster soup. The restaurant had a line out the door and after a ...
Icelandic cod: carrying the torch for sustainable seafood at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games
This year, as part of a commitment to sustainability, 100% of the cod served to athletes in the Olympic and Paralympic Village comes from Visir, a family-run fishing business in Grindavik, south west Iceland. Iceland's people have harnessed the power ...
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Why Sigourney Weaver Always Packs a Turtleneck
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In Iceland, we were taken to a wonderful little fishing village outside Reykjavík called Grindavík, where there was a lovely café called Bryggjan frequented by actual fishermen. The walls were lined with “Best Fisherman” plaques covered in amazing ...
Budget airline, Wow Air, overhauls Iceland's tourism industry
From its plum-toned planes to its ultra-low fares that make you wonder where the fees are hiding (mainly in the lack of amenities), the company has figured out how to earn adoration in one of the world's most hated industries and put Iceland's mythic ...
The Phenomenal Growth of Iceland and Precipitous Decline of Turkey: A Tale of Two Europes
While some European destinations suffered last year from travelers' fear of terrorism, Iceland and other countries in Northern and Eastern Europe benefited from the short-term, decreased interest in Western Europe — and more favorable exchange rates.
10 most exotic pools in the world
Blue Lagoon Geothermal Resort pool in Grindavík, Iceland. Image may contain: one or more people, sky, outdoor ... Iceland is located over a 'hot spot' on the earth, resulting in a lot of geothermal activity. The comfortably warm water is full of ...
“Don't Give Up! It Is Possible!”
“Jóra's parents were moving out of their home in Grindavík, and so they decided to make the apartment ready for Jóra and Arnar to move in.” And so forth. As such ... This doesn't mean it's going to be a reality for most, or even many, of Iceland's ...
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