Iceland Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. A rendering of an Airbus A330 in the colors of WOWRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2016 | Las Cruces Sun-News

    Will $99 fares to Europe become the new normal? $99 fares on flights from California to Iceland and Europe go on sale Tuesday at 9 a.m. ET. Check out this story on lcsun-news.com: http://usat.ly/1P4QlhI Those eye-popping prices come from Icelandic carrier WOW , which will put seats on sale for its previously announced new routes from Los Angeles and San Francisco to Iceland.

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  2. Valuing your time over money may be linked to happinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2016 | CNN

    Switzerland is the happiest country in the world, according to the latest World Happiness Report. What could be happier than a trip to the capital city of Bern for a spring or summer paddle down the River Aare? Iceland is the second-happiest country in the world.

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  3. Britaina s EU Membership Referendum: A 2016 Declaration Of Independence?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2016 | Breitbart.com

    ... of EU frameworks? If we left the EU, this would be a day one priority. As many an ardent Eurosceptic puts it: even Iceland has its own trade deal with China. Does Britain? Nope. Mr. Cameron talks about a "huge prize for Britain, if we can deal with ...

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  4. Happiness: Time wins over moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2016 | CNN

    Switzerland is the happiest country in the world, according to the latest World Happiness Report. What could be happier than a trip to the capital city of Bern for a spring or summer paddle down the River Aare? Iceland is the second-happiest country in the world.

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  5. This alien adventure is not science fictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2016 | Darlington and Stockton Times

    The alien landscapes of Iceland are said to have inspired scenes in the new Star Wars film, The Force Awakens. David Wilcock explores a country that's not so far, far away BLEAK and inhospitable, Hoth, the frozen planet featured in The Empire Strikes Back, wouldn't be an obvious holiday choice.

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  6. Vail International Hockey celebrates 30 years during trip to Eastern EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | Vail Daily News

    ... year, the group celebrates the 30th anniversary of the nonprofit organization with a trip that started in Reykjavik, Iceland; Austria; the Czech Republic; Krakow, Poland and Stockholm. The group returned to Colorado on Jan. 3. While the crux of the ...

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  7. Riverhounds sign defender for 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... American Soccer League's San Antonio Scorpions before signing for Finnish team VPS. He played for KA Akureyri in Iceland the next year and most recently spent the 2015 season with the NASL's Fort Lauderdale Strikers. With new signings and roster ...

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  8. The most important resolution you can ever makeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2015 | Examiner.com

    The local search and rescue team on the island town of Vestmannaeyjar off the south coast of Iceland sell fireworks in the lead-in to New Year's Eve each year to help its residents celebrate in style, as well as raising much-needed funds. Despite s... Many of us try very hard with good intentions to improve ourselves in the new year.

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  9. Edinburgh named the most expensive city in Europe to book a hotel...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... almost a 600 per cent mark-up compared to a one-night stay on a day during January, on average A 302. Reykjavik in Iceland was the second most expensive, with an average price of A 296 for a double room on New Year's Eve Speaking to TurkishWeekly , ...

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  10. The Wall Street Journal: Oculus Rift to ship with VR adventure gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | MarketWatch

    ... ship with a free copy of another new VR game, "EVE: Valkyrie," a space-themed shooter from CCP Games of Reykjavik, Iceland. Oculus hasn't yet said when it will start taking pre-orders. Gaming software has long been bundled with new videogame ...

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  11. Green power or green countryside? Iceland's energetic debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | Christian Science Monitor

    Sprengisandur is an ancient, unpaved road veering across the rugged, volcano-strewn central highlands of Iceland. Twelve centuries ago, the 125 mile-long windswept pass, whose name derives from sprengya , the Icelandic verb for riding a horse to its death, was one of the routes by which residents made the long trek to Althing, the midsummer parliament.

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  12. No, you probably won't see the aurora borealis on New Year's EveRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... in the sky on New Year's Eve. Seeing the aurora borealis is hard . Take it from me: I recently went to Reykjavik, Iceland, which is considered a pretty great place to catch the northern lights, and I was out looking for them on nights with decently ...

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  13. Storm Warning for North IcelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | Iceland Review

    The low pressure system that wreaked havoc in the East Fjords this morning is now moving north. The Icelandic Met Office has issued a storm warning for North Iceland.

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  14. Revealed: Reagan told Margaret Thatcher to read Tom Clancy thriller to prep for Soviet arms summitRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | The Raw Story

    ... Rising imagines a third world war fought with conventional weapons, including an amphibious assault by US marines on Iceland. A classic "Don't you know who I am?" moment seems to have happened when Michael Winner invited Thatcher to unveil a ...

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  15. TF-LIF Icelandic Coastguard HelicopterRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | Iceland Review

    ... Originally there were four in the group, aged 19-20. The team left off from Riftangi, Melrakkasletta , Northeast Iceland, on December 3. The plan was to ski across the highlands and complete the trip in Vik i Myrdal, South Iceland. The first time ...

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  16. How Reagan Prepped for Gorbachev Summit With Tom Clancy ThrillerRead the original story

    Dec 30, 2015 | Bloomberg

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. Ronald Reagan could call on all the spies in the CIA and all the Kremlinologists in the State Department, but when he sought to understand the Russian mind ahead of nuclear-disarmament talks in Iceland, he turned to a Tom Clancy thriller, previously secret British files show.

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  17. Memo: Reagan Prepped for Meeting Gorbachev in Reykjavik with Tom Clancy BookRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2015 | News Max

    President Ronald Reagan readied himself for the historic meeting to discuss ending the Cold War with Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev in Reykjavik, Iceland in 1986 by reading Tom Clancy's "Red Storm Rising," according to a recently released memo from former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher's office. The memo was reported early Wednesday morning local time by the U.K.'s Independent.

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  18. Nikonians Academy ready for New YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2015 | Nikonians News

    ... most incredible light. Mike's partner on this trip is the world-renowned photographer Tim Vollmer who is a native of Iceland and has been running photo tours for years. He has one of the best reputations in the industry. Get ready to photograph ...

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  19. Sports In 2015: Soccer Setback, Chess Hopes, Baku Games ParticipationRead the original story

    Dec 28, 2015 | Groong

    ... Tour overall) and led Team Armenia to silver medals in the European team chess championship that ended in Reykjavik, Iceland. The most controversial sporting news of the year, however, was the participation of Armenian athletes in the first-ever ...

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  20. 16 Things Travelers Should Know Before Planning Their 2016 AdventuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2015 | Hotel Online

    ... as Heathrow, about 200 miles southeast, but not the circus of Heathrow, either. Low-cost Wow Airlines, based in Iceland, will offer service to London, Copenhagen, Berlin, Paris and more by way of Reykjavik. What it means: Coupled with Norwegian Air, ...

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