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News Iceland » Akranes: Significant Increase Of Cruise Ships To Iceland Expected

News channel or source: https://grapevine.is/news/2018/04/16/significant-increase-of-cruise-ships-to-iceland-expected/
Publication date: onday 16 April 2018

Vísir reports that of the 167 cruise ships coming to Iceland this year, 14 of them will go to Akranes. Last year, 135 cruise ships visited Iceland, bringing 128,000 tourists with them. Ten years ago, only 83 cruise ships docked at Icelandic shores ...

News Iceland » Akranes: Around Iceland On Inspiration

News channel or source: http://www.tvguide.com/tvshows/around-iceland-on-inspiration/episodes/550404
Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

Spirits are improved as the team contend with muddy conditions; Riaan and Dan get the chance to see beautiful landmarks in Iceland; Tracey's job becomes even more difficult. Gale-force winds and volcanic activity force the team to stay grounded for 10 days ...

News Iceland » Akranes: Women's Euro 2017: France V Iceland

News channel or source: http://www.femalefirst.co.uk/entertainment-home/womens-euro-2017-france-v-iceland-1075383.html
Publication date: uesday 18 July 2017

01/06/1996 QR (GS) France - Iceland 3-0 Angers Pichon 26, 59, Sykora 54 30/09/1995 QR (GS) Iceland - France 3-3 Akranes Viglundsdottir 5, Olafsdottir 19, Helgadóttir 41; Pichon 28, 84, Ottarsdottir 90 (og)

News Iceland » Akranes: Former SFA soccer players bring Texas charm to Iceland

News channel or source: http://www.ktre.com/story/32330261/former-sfa-soccer-players-bring-texas-charm-to-iceland
Publication date: uesday 28 June 2016

AKRANES, ICELAND (KTRE) - Two former SFA soccer players are furthering their careers on Iceland’s professional soccer team, Akranes FC, and they tell us what it’s been like taking a little bit of Texas to Iceland. “It’s been a once-in-a lifetime ...

News Iceland » Akranes: ‘Fast 8’ Is Furiously Setting Up a Massive Icelandic Explosion

News channel or source: http://collider.com/fast-and-furious-8-iceland-explosion/
Publication date: uesday 26 January 2016

“The crew has plans to carry out the largest explosion ever in Iceland,“ and Akranes’ mayor, Regína Ásvaldsdóttir, has confirmed both the filming location and that “residents are excited.” Wouldn’t you be? Fast 8 is about to crack your ...

News Iceland » Akranes: Fast 8 To Film Partially In Iceland, Carry Out Largest Explosion Ever In The Country

News channel or source: http://comicbook.com/2016/01/26/fast-8-to-film-partially-in-iceland-carry-out-largest-explosion-/
Publication date: uesday 26 January 2016

A new report from Visir suggests the eighth addition to the franchise will film in the West Iceland town of Akranes. The report claims the project will shoot by the town's harbor and "Cement Fields." It doesn't end there, though. Apparently, Fast & Furious ...

News Iceland » Akranes: Fast 8 to Blow Up Iceland

News channel or source: http://www.comingsoon.net/movies/news/650827-fast-8-to-blow-up-iceland
Publication date: uesday 26 January 2016

According to the article, Mayor Regína Ásvaldsdóttir confirmed that her West Iceland harbor town of Akranes (sitting about 28 miles north of Reykjavík) will play host to Vin Diesel and company in April. The shooting will entail the “largest ...

News Iceland » Akranes: Fast 8 Will Shoot in Iceland

News channel or source: http://www.ign.com/articles/2016/01/26/fast-8-will-shoot-in-iceland
Publication date: uesday 26 January 2016

For their next adventure, the Fast and the Furious team will be going north of the tree line, all the way to Akranes, Iceland. The news comes from the Iceland Review with confirmation from the town's mayor, Regína Ásvaldsdóttir. "Surely, this is an ...

News Iceland » Akranes: Manheim Township grad Poucel experiences Iceland soccer frenzy firsthand

News channel or source: http://lancasteronline.com/sports/soccer/college/manheim-township-grad-poucel-experiences-iceland-soccer-frenzy-firsthand/article_ea8c7a0c-3ef4-11e6-9a4f-eba95973dff7.html
Publication date: hursday 30 June 2016

She lives in Akranes, which is about 40 minutes from Reyjkavik, the country’s capital. Her season runs from May to September, and Poucel will be returning the States in early October. She said the league is competitive, with players from Iceland and ...