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News Iceland » Egilsstaoir: East Iceland offers a dream-like escape in sparsely populated landscape

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Publication date: Friday 06 October 2017

Egilsstadir, a town in east Iceland on the banks of the Lagarfljót river. As untrammeled as the east may be, it isn’t hard to get there. An hour’s plane ride whisks you in from Reykjavik, the capital and largest city of Iceland, where most of the ...

News Iceland » Egilsstaoir: Egilsstadir, Iceland 10 Day Weather

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Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

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News Iceland » Egilsstaoir: Finding Fortitude: Head to Iceland’s east coast to explore the spectacular locations in the Arctic thriller

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Publication date: Wednesday 01 February 2017

We land in a tiny airport just outside a little town (but big by east Iceland’s standards) called Egilsstadir. This is where most of the Fortitude cast stayed, in the Icelandair Hotel Herad, where they refuelled on reindeer burgers, langoustine bisque ...

News Iceland » Egilsstaoir: Iceland's creative heart: makeshift museums, public art and blissful isolation

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Publication date: onday 04 July 2016

New direct flights with Discover the World from Gatwick to Egilsstadir start this week, opening up remote parts of East Iceland to visitors – at least until the end of August, when the flights end for the season. Otherwise, the way to get there is to fly ...

News Iceland » Egilsstaoir: Iceland overloads tourists with one head-turning view after another

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Publication date: hursday 11 December 2014

Iceland is about as big as Kentucky ... While driving in the northeast from Egilsstadir to the Lake Myvatn area, we spied a beautiful double waterfall cascading down a mountainside not far from the road. For the next hour we hiked nearer, stopping often ...

News Iceland » Egilsstaoir: Iceland to close two airports tomorrow due to the ash

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Publication date: Wednesday 28 April 2010

Strong northwest winds had been blowing ash from the volcano, in the south of Iceland, out to sea and over Europe. Two other Icelandic international airports, in Akureyri and Egilsstadir, will stay open to all air traffic, the aviation authority said.

News Iceland » Egilsstaoir: 29 reasons why Iceland is incredible

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Publication date: Saturday 24 September 2016

#intotheglacier #westiceland #langjökull photo by @lorenasendic Discover the World recently launched charter flights to East Iceland – the first ever direct flights to Egilsstadir from the UK. Virtually all commercial planes fly into Reykjavik ...

News Iceland » Egilsstaoir: Passes for Iceland Tours

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Publication date: Saturday 10 June 1989

Another choice is an Air Rover ticket for $210, which provides flights from Reykjavik, Iceland's capital, to Isafjordur, Egilsstadir, Akureyri, Hofn and back to Reykjavik. Or you can take this directional pass, good for 30 days starting with the first ...

News Iceland » Egilsstaoir: In my backyard: Iceland

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Publication date: Sunday 10 May 2015

In the early 2000s, Sosnowska met her husband while snowmobiling on top of a glacier in Iceland. It was expensive and dangerous, an excursion she was hesitant to take. But she kept in touch with her tour guide, and in 2005 she married him and moved from ...