East on Green Roads

road_administration_mapAs of this morning, the roads from Reykjavík leading to the east and south, all the way to Egilsstaðir, East Iceland are green (indicating that they are ice-free and easily passable). Such conditions are unusual in mid-winter.

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Television at Last in Iceland Rural Community

sandfell_psMore than quarter of a century after Icelandic private television channel Stöð 2 started broadcasting, the community in the northern part of Dýrafjörður in the West Fjords has finally been connected with a new transmitter erected on the top of the mountain Sandfell.

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