Reykjavik (Iceland)

Type: City
Name: Reykjavik (Iceland)
Country: Iceland
Latitude: 64.139999
Longitude: -21.92
population: 113,907
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Iceland is full of noises

THE light can turn in the blink of an eye in Iceland. Across the bay from Arnarholl, a hill that stands above Reykjavik’s low-lying buildings, a volcanic ridge rises from the sea. Called Esja, its snowy flanks reflect the sun in brilliant white, then ... [Published Prospero - The Economist - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Reykjavik boutique by HAF Studio mixes chipboard with ceramic tiles

White ceramic tiles  contrast with sections of chipboard inside this Reykjavik  fashion boutique by local design office HAF Studio (+ slideshow).Icelandic designers Hafsteinn Júlíusson and Karitas Sveinsdóttir of  HAF Studio  fitted out the four-storey ... [Published Dezeen - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Iceland Is Beautiful—and So Weird

By | The Daily Beast  –I’m sitting under a lighthouse just outside Reykjavík watching the Northern Lights dance over Iceland’s capital city. The green hues are cascading across the sky like glowing curtains. It’s otherworldly.I’m with the writer of the ... [Published Yahoo! UK and Ireland - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Farnhill sisters aim for Iceland skating contest

Two sisters are fundraising to compete in an ice skating event in Iceland for competitors with impairments.Hannah and Jenny Lee need £1,900 to take part in next month’s contest and so far have pulled in more than £800 through various activities, from ... [Published Telegraph and Argus - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Flybe Grows Birmingham Network with Twilight Flights

The new links to Ibiza, Palma and Reykjavik will depart Birmingham late at night and return in the early hours of the morning, supporting the carrier’s plans to enhance fleet utilisation.UK low-fare carrier has revealed it will add an additional three ... [Published Routes Online - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

flyBe Adds Birmingham – Ibiza / Reykjavik Seasonal Link June – Sep 2014

flyBe in Summer 2014 season continues its expansion at Birmingham , with new seasonal service to Ibiza and Reykjavik. Both service will be operated from 29JUN14 to 07SEP14, 3 weekly each. Planned operation as follow.Birmingham – IbizaBE1864 BHX2140 – ... [Published Routes Online - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Examining The First Use Of Lethal Force By Icelandic Police

In a large apartment block in the Árbær suburb, the police gunned down a middle-aged man early morning on December second, 2013. Not only was this the first time the Icelandic police used lethal force, but also the first time they fired a live round in ... [Published Rekjavik Grapevine - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Open Or Closed: The Easter Edition

This may come as a surprise to many visitors, but Easter is a big deal in Iceland. The holiday—a five day holiday which spans from Skírdagur , or Maundy Thursday (April 17 this year) until Annar í páskum or “Second Easter,” (Easter Monday) which falls ... [Published Rekjavik Grapevine - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

$572+ R/T Fall Sale Fares to Europe

For a better time in Europe cross the Pond only once the throngs of tourists have returned home, that'd be by skipping summer and traveling during autumn. Icelandair has fall flights to various European cities, including Amsterdam, London, Stockholm, ... [Published Smarter Travel - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Travel: Iceland

| Print This Post ] 31 March 2014By Gemma BrosnanFOR those looking to escape winter, heading to the world’s most northerly capital where evening spans most of the clock and temperatures hover around freezing may not seem an obvious choice.But this is ... [Published Unshredded - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Oslo Wants to Nurture Reykjavík Relations Despite Tree Tussle

The mayor of the Norwegian capital, Oslo says he does not want the traditions associated with the so-called Oslo Christmas tree in Reykjavík to die off following a proposal for Reykjavík’s main Christmas tree to be felled in Iceland this year, instead ... [Published Iceland Review Online - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 2 reports

Flybe : unveils hot new summer Twlight Flights

10th April 2014FLYBE UNVEILS HOT NEW SUMMER 'TWILIGHT' FLIGHTS Europe's largest regional airline offers hot new routes to Ibiza, Palma and Reykjavik for those who love to be coolHot on the heels of the first of Flybe's eight brand new routes from Birmingham ... [Published 4 Traders - Apr 15 2014]

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"We wanted to add a bit of an unexpected twist," Júlíusson told Dezeen. "We think these tiles enhance the refined roughness that we were aiming for."
"We choose literally the quickest and best path from the fishing grounds to your plate, fresh and tasty! The frozen-at-sea MSC cod is a perfect example: the cod is filleted and frozen on board within six hours of being caught, ensuring optimal conservation of quality and flavor. For years fish-lovers and chefs could only rely on real fresh products for premium quality cod. Thanks to the frozen-at-sea process,  Anova Seafood can now offer deepfreeze cod which is a worthy supplement to fresh cod" , according to Willem Huisman, director at Anova Seafood...
"I think what is important for the research that goes forward is that it could be part of the 'syndrome' of Alzheimer's disease," she said. "It is a comorbidity, but I don't think it's clear whether this is a comorbidity that would precede dementia; that will be very difficult to prove. Right now we are a long way off from determining exactly when these processes start in the brain."

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Iceland is full of noises [Published Prospero - The Economist - Apr 17 2014]
THE light can turn in the blink of an eye in Iceland. Across the bay from Arnarholl, a hill that stands above Reykjavik’s low-lying buildings, a volcanic ridge rises from the sea. Called Esja, its snowy flanks reflect the sun in brilliant white, then ...
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