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News Iceland » Tourism: Have we reached "Peak Puffin"? Tourism in Iceland grew slower during Q4 than projected

News channel or source: http://icelandmag.visir.is/article/have-we-reached-peak-puffin-tourism-iceland-grew-slower-during-q4-projected
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

For several years now the growth of the tourism industry in Iceland has been in the double figures. Icelanders have not only grown accustomed to see year-over-year increase in the number of foreign visitors of 20-40%, but have grown to expect the actually ...

News Iceland » Tourism: Iceland’s remote Deplar Farm delights heli-skiers and adventurers

News channel or source: http://www.latimes.com/travel/deals/la-tr-iceland-heliskiing-20180121-story.html
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

Tim Albinson, who lives in the Bay Area, first skied with Bernholtz in Crested Butte. The guide encouraged him to visit Iceland, and Albinson and his wife, Heather, made the trip in March. "We didn't quite know what to expect when we landed in Reykjavik to ...

News Iceland » Tourism: Iceland Airport Will Get a $1 Billion Upgrade to Cope With Tourism Boom

News channel or source: https://skift.com/2018/01/15/iceland-airport-will-get-a-1-billion-upgrade-to-cope-with-tourism-boom/
Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

When the U.S. military built Keflavik airport in the middle of World War Two, nobody would have thought that Iceland would go on to become a major tourist destination. Expanding it therefore makes sense, but the country also needs to consider how other ...

News Iceland » Tourism: Viking Sex Slaves – The Dirty Secret Behind The Founding Of Iceland

News channel or source: http://all-that-is-interesting.com/iceland-founded-viking-slaves
Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

With its incredible landscape, friendly people, and cheap flights, Iceland has become a popular tourist destination among millennials. Although, if any found themselves in Reykjavik and took a trip to the National Museum of Iceland, they might find a ...

News Iceland » Tourism: Flights to Iceland are going to be cheap this spring — here's how to find the best deals

News channel or source: http://www.businessinsider.com/iceland-flight-deal-2018-1
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

There are some incredible prices available for travel to Reykjavik, Iceland this spring ... To get the best prices, click the links below to visit the online travel-booking site Expedia, which is where I found the best prices for these flights.

News Iceland » Tourism: Have $69? You Could Hop on a Plane to Iceland

News channel or source: http://www.bostonmagazine.com/travel/2018/01/16/wow-air-boston-iceland-flights/
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

Have $69 in your wallet? You could use it to visit one of the best restaurants in Boston tonight, or you could hop on a plane to Reykjavik, Iceland. Budget airline WOW Air is offering $69 flights to Iceland from Boston starting today. Trips can be booked ...

News Iceland » Tourism: Ctrip and China Tourism Academy publish joint report on China-Europe Tourism Market

News channel or source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/ctrip-china-tourism-academy-publish-020000902.html
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

While France, Italy, Spain and Germany remain top choices for Chinese travelers, countries such as Czech Republic, Finland, Iceland and Norway are also becoming increasingly popular. With strong preferences for self-coordinated and personalized tours ...

News Iceland » Tourism: The Wow factor in Iceland's role as global transit hub

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-wowair-iceland/the-wow-factor-in-icelands-role-as-global-transit-hub-idUSKBN1F426Y
Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

Iceland has grown in strength as a transit hub for flights across Europe and North America in the past couple of years, and tourism to the island is booming, helped partly by the advent of low-cost carrier Wow, which started operations in 2012. Passenger ...

News Iceland » Tourism: The Country of Content Marketing: How Iceland Redefined Itself with a Rebranding Strategy

News channel or source: https://www.skyword.com/contentstandard/creativity/the-country-of-content-marketing-how-iceland-redefined-itself-with-a-rebranding-strategy/
Publication date: hursday 11 January 2018

But these stories couldn’t be further from the reality of Iceland today, with a booming tourism industry and vibrant music scene that have invigorated Iceland’s economy and pulled the country into international visibility. But how did we get here?

News Iceland » Tourism: TOURISM IN MEXICO ANALYZING A VISA WAIVER PROGRAM

News channel or source: https://www.tourism-review.com/visa-waiver-program-planned-to-boost-tourism-in-mexico-news10441
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

Tourism generates around 10 percent of the Mexican GDP. The countries included in the visa waiver list are: Japan, Norway, Switzerland, Taiwan, South Korea, Finland, Iceland, Switzerland, the Netherlands, United Kingdom, Spain and Germany, among others.