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The Northern Lights Forecast is good!

[caption id="attachment_2412" align="alignleft" width="358"] Northern Lights in iceland[/caption] The Northern Lights forecast in Iceland for the coming nights is good! More specific Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday and we are ready to head out for a hunt. Secure your spot and join us for hopefully the show of your lifetime. Click here for instant booking
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The Icelandic Yule Lads

In Iceland there are 13 Santa Clauses or Yule Lads. They live nearby Reykjavik in a mountain called Esjan with their troll mother Gryla and father Leppaludi. Their cat is called Jolakotturinn or The Christmas Cat. 13 nights before Christmas the Yule Lads start descending from the mountain to town one by one. On the…
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Icelandic Christmas Traditions

Icelandic Christmas Traditions The holiday planning in Iceland starts early and you will start seeing Christmas decorations in November, you'll even start seeing them as early as October in some stores. Too soon many people say. Most stores are open late in December (10 pm) and as it draws near Christmas they get very busy. The…
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New Year’s eve in Iceland

New year's eve in Iceland is when the locals go crazy and blow up millions of dollars worth of fireworks. It is legal to buy and blow up as much fireworks as one wants and Icelanders definitely do take advantage of that. You will start hearing and seeing some fireworks the week before, as some…
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