Weltbeste Wäscheklammern?

socks_bvGemlufallsheiði ist ein Pass auf 300 Metern Höhe zwischen dem Dýrafjörður und dem Önundarfjörður in den Westfjorden. Im Sommer 2010 hängte hier ein Tourist seine Socken zum Trocknen auf – und sie sind immer noch dort.

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New Roads, No Tunnel

ogmundur-jonasson_radherraMinister of the Interior Ögmundur Jónasson announced last week a new road map and transport plan for the next ten years, 2012-2022. The government is planning to spend ISK 300 billion (USD 2.5 billion, EUR 1.9 billion) over that period to improve Iceland’s roads and infrastructure.

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Iceland Airwaves More Popular than Ever

ia-youngknives_ipaVisitors to the music festival Iceland Airwaves in Reykjavík in October increased by 23 percent compared to the 2010 festival. When only foreign guests are taken into account, their number increased by 26 percent year-over-year, as stated in a new report.

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