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News Iceland » Reykjavik: Frugal Flyer Miles: How To Get To Reykjavik Without Going Broke

News channel or source: http://washington.cbslocal.com/2018/04/20/reykjavik-iceland-cheap-airline-tickets/
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

The next question is where do you want to go? One option is Reykjavik, Iceland, which has become a popular destination in the past couple of years. Thankfully, there are plenty of regular, relatively-inexpensive flights between Washington D.C. and Reykjavik.

News Iceland » Reykjavik: European Jews Hold Protest Meetings Against Iceland’s Proposed Circumcision Ban

News channel or source: https://www.algemeiner.com/2018/04/22/european-jews-hold-protest-meetings-against-icelands-proposed-circumcision-ban/
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

The controversy over Iceland’s proposed ban on circumcision has escalated, with prominent European rabbis and their supporters holding protest meetings in recent days in Reykjavik and Brussels. According to Israeli daily Yedioth Ahronoth, the Conference ...

News Iceland » Reykjavik: ‘Everest’ Director Baltasar Kormákurs Opens New Production Studio in Iceland

News channel or source: http://variety.com/2018/artisans/news/star-wars-the-force-awakens-director-baltasar-kormakurs-opens-production-studio-in-iceland-1202770186/
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

Reykjavik Studios is also designed to attract international productions of all sizes and will be served by Iceland small but highly experienced community of film crewmembers. Kormákur directed 2015’s multi-nominated “Everest,” the story of an expedi ...

News Iceland » Reykjavik: Suspect in Iceland bitcoin-mining heist breaks out of prison, escapes country

News channel or source: https://www.marketwatch.com/story/suspect-in-iceland-bitcoin-mining-heist-breaks-out-of-prison-escapes-country-2018-04-18
Publication date: Saturday 21 April 2018

Bitcoin-mining rigs are seen inside a bitcoin factory near Reykjavik earlier this year. Iceland’s biggest crime caper in years just took a major twist. The suspected mastermind in the theft of $2 million in computers used to mine bitcoin escaped from a ...

News Iceland » Reykjavik: Iceland Takes Hard Look at Tech Boom Sparked by Its Cheap, Bountiful Power

News channel or source: https://www.wsj.com/articles/iceland-takes-hard-look-at-tech-boom-sparked-by-its-cheap-bountiful-power-1524130201?mod=rsswn&reflink=fbmsg
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

“Data centers for us are adding to the diversity in our client portfolio.” About 40 minutes outside Iceland’s capital Reykjavik, Icelandic technology company Advania is investing $61 million to build an additional five data centers alongside its ...

News Iceland » Reykjavik: Bitcoin heist suspect flees Iceland on flight carrying PM: state broadcaster

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-iceland-bitcoincrime/bitcoin-heist-suspect-flees-iceland-on-flight-carrying-pm-state-broadcaster-idUSKBN1HP2ZP
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

REYKJAVIK (Reuters) - An Icelandic man arrested on suspicion ... Icelandic crowns ($2 million), Icelandic police said at the time. No criminal case in Iceland has ever involved larger sums of money. RUV, quoting Pall Winkel, director of Iceland’s Prison ...

News Iceland » Reykjavik: Iceland company to resume commercial hunting of fin whales

News channel or source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/business/iceland-company-to-resume-commercial-hunting-of-fin-whales/2018/04/17/f7d542cc-4265-11e8-b2dc-b0a403e4720a_story.html
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

REYKJAVIK, Iceland — A whaling company in Iceland said Tuesday it is preparing its fleet to bring commercial hunting of fin whales back to the Nordic island nation after a two-year freeze. Whaling company Hvalur hf (Whale Inc.) said it is readying two ...

News Iceland » Reykjavik: Personal Journey: Natural beauty and awe in Iceland

News channel or source: http://www.philly.com/philly/living/travel/personal-journey-natural-beauty-and-awe-in-iceland-secret-lagoon-northern-lights-reynisfjara-blue-lagoon-20180420.html
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

In Iceland for spring break, not so much ... and the Northern Lights. We set up base in Reykjavik, the capital, and rented a car as small as I’ve ever been in. But with the price of gas approaching $8 a gallon, the size seemed about right.

News Iceland » Reykjavik: Why You Should Add Iceland to Your Bucket List Now

News channel or source: https://www.townandcountrymag.com/leisure/travel-guide/a19713116/iceland-travel-guide/
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

Iceland's most famous tourist destination is also one of its more luxurious activities. Its geothermal seawater exfoliates and repairs the skin with its silica mud and minerals, and since it's located between Keflavik Airport and Reykjavik, it's an easy ...

News Iceland » Reykjavik: A trip to Iceland is one you'll never forget

News channel or source: http://www.philly.com/philly/living/travel/a-trip-to-iceland-is-one-youll-never-forget-reykjavik-blue-lagoon-gullfoss-20180420.html
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

Along the way, while traveling from the southeast side of Iceland to the north-central part of the country, then back to the southern city of Reykjavik, we stayed in four different hotels, each well-kept, comfortable, and stocked with a friendly staff.