Reykjavik Gay Pride a great success

Gay Pride has been an increasingly popular festival in Iceland’s capital, Reykjavik, for the past eleven years. The 2009 event took place this past weekend – but although there are twelve months to wait until the next party, gay rights in Iceland remain at the fore all year round. Some 80,000 residents and visitors flocked…

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Enlivening Iceland on Culture Night

Reykjavik Culture Night is a massive and inclusive event which takes place late each August in Iceland’s capital city. But as the party lasts all day and all night, there are plenty of people who wonder at the accuracy of the name Culture Night, or Menningarnott in Icelandic. Tradition dictates that Culture Night should always…

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Reykjavik Gay Pride brightens all of Iceland

Every August the streets of Reykjavik come alive with all the colours of the rainbow and every type of person as the whole of Iceland get ready to celebrate Gay Pride with pride! Reykjavik Gay Pride is a pretty unique event by global standards. Its organisers describe it as ‘the biggest little Pride in the…

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Young London Dishes ‘The LowDowN’ by Inviting Readers to Tweet their Best of the Capital

Estate agency, Young London, is making use of Twitter, not only to inform house-hunters about new properties, but also to encourage readers to share their London favourites in a newly launched online e-zine, LowDowN. Readers are invited to Tweet their own London favourites to www.twitter.com/younglondon (whether they be pubs, parks, cafes, bars, restaurants, galleries, boutique…

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Santorini Properties For Sale – Buy Villas and Land in Santorini

Santorini, Greece: Property-in-Santorini is one of the Santorini’s leading property-selling agents has announced to sale its land and villas located in most frequently visited tourists spots of Santorini. The villas and lands are ideal for relaxing, business and residential. The land is available at Kamari beach and villas are available at Monolithos beach land with…

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Iceland a place full of enigmatic charm

Iceland is certainly a place full of enigmatic charm. A mountainous island with only one city, the capital Reykjavik, you’d be forgiven for thinking it a destination for nature lovers; the perfect place for soul searching some might say!  Situated somewhere in the north Atlantic Ocean between Europe and North America, it often surprises people…

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Stockholm a major European city

These days if you visit any of the major European cities, you’ll more than likely find yourself graced with a fantastic range of shops, the finest of dining experiences at your disposal, luxurious hotels and truly breathtaking architecture. But what truly separates Stockholm from the rest is its stunning natural beauty, which it has maintained…

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City of Copenhagen

In recent years Denmark has become something of a tourist haven. In 2007, its 4.7 million visitors pushed it up into forty-second on the world tourism league table and it became the second most popular Scandinavian tourist destination. And you don’t have to look far for an explanation. Just take the country’s capital, Copenhagen, and…

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Family holiday reductions and offers from The Adventure Company

The Adventure Company has reduced prices on Egypt trips by up to £230 per person, as well as launching an early booking discount for worldwide family holidays this autumn and winter. The Adventure Company has one of the widest portfolios of family trips on the market, with over 80 group trips available across six continents….

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The Third Mumm Explorer Experience: An extraordinary meal to celebrate the world’s beauty

• G.H.Mumm Partners Renowned Chef Mauro Colagreco To Create Gastronomic Dinner on sand bank • Launches Online Contest Where Winners Participate In The Next Mumm Explorer Experience In The Gobi Desert Australia, Queensland, Great Barrier Reef, Undine Cay, 14th of July 2009 – Bastille Day The first journey took them to Greenland (in July 2008)…

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    “Kasta macka” (throw a sandwich) is something the Swedish PM does out in nature

    Throwing sandwiches may sound like an odd thing to do, but not in Sweden. Over there, “kasta macka” or “throw a sandwich” is what Swedes call skipping stones on water. The many benefits and wonders of outdoor Sweden Recently, Mr. Stefan Löfven, the prime minister of Sweden was asked to list his top 5 things…

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    Aspen the mountain pup and his love for 66°North

    Aspen the mountain pup is the Instagram famous Golden Retriever with over 98,500 followers. When his owners, Hunter and Sarah Lawrence, visited Iceland for the first time on their honeymoon back in 2013, they fell in love with the landscape, the people and the fashion. As big fans of Icelandic outdoor clothing brand 66°North, they…

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    Project Opal a great success: NORTH SAILING WINS AWARDS FOR RESPONSIBLE TOURISM

    North Sailing has been named Silver winner of the Best Innovation for Carbon Reduction category at the World Responsible Tourism Awards 2015 at World Travel Market in London. North Sailing won the silver at the prestigious World Responsible Tourism Awards 2015 at the World Travel Market (WTM) in London, November 4th. This is the first…

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    Swedes embrace online media streaming services

    Media consumption in Sweden is increasingly characterized by online streaming services such as Spotify and Netflix. Three out of four 15-74-year-olds now use online streaming services to listen to music or watch video. Youtube, Spotify and Netflix are the most popular online streaming services used. Youtube is free of charge, whereas Spotify is offered both…

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    Blue Car Rental: Insurance included in all car rentals in Iceland

    Car rental firms in Iceland cover vehicles with third party insurance as standard, which includes personal accident insurance. This is Icelandic law for driving here. Blue Car Rental is one of Iceland’s main car rental companies and they do provide insurance as standard for most eventualities. This includes coverage from vehicle theft and gravel protection….

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    Insight Asia Travel has currently installed Live Chat with Experts on website

    Insight Asia Travel would like to introduce its live chat installed on its website. Customers now can easily find this live chat application at the bottom of the website on the right hand. Customers can use Video Chat to send real-time video and audio, Screen Share any screen or application, easily share texts and files…