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DESIGN MARCH

During the 2012 Design March festival, Reykjavik has been enjoying graphic design shows, fashion exhibitions, a pop-up restaurant, and more.


Cafe tables at Harpa in style with the show.

LA BOHEME

La Bohème, at Harpa, showcases Iceland’s best orchestra, opera singers & child singers, not to mention circus performers & a marching band!


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REYKJAVIK FOLK FESTIVAL 2012

International acts including Benjamin Koppel and Leo Gillespie join top local performers at this year’s Reykjavik Folk Festival.


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NEW ONLINE TRAVEL GUIDE FOR ICELAND

The new online Iceland Travel Guide offers visitors to Iceland a great tool to help plan their trips and provide them with information once they’re here.


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CONGRATULATIONS TO THE ICELANDIC HORSE RIDING TOURS!

Íslenski Hesturinn – the Icelandic Horse Riding Tours is now the number one traveller-recommended attraction in Reykjavik, according to TripAdvisor.com.


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SCHOLA CANTORUM AT HALLGRIMSKIRKJA MARCH 4th

A sneak preview of the Schola Cantorum chamber choir’s performance tomorrow highlighted the ethereal acoustics of Reykjavík’s Hallgrímskirkja church.


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FOOD AND FUN FESTIVAL IN REYKJAVIK

At Reykjavik’s Food and Fun festival this year, 17 restaurants are taking part, with master chefs competing for the coveted annual “Food & Fun Chef Of The Year” award.


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SINGING FOR SWEETS ON ASH WEDNESDAY

On Öskudagur (Ash Wednesday) the streets of Reykjavik fill with witches, wolves, pirates and Pippi Longstockings – children in costume making their way from door to door singing for sweets.


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AN ICELANDIC RECIPE FOR EXPLODING DAY!

Exploding Day in Iceland sees everyone filling up (to bursting point!) on a delicious salted meat and split pea soup.


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IT’S BUN DAY!

On Bolludagur, or Bun Day, Icelandic children wake early to hit their parents with a ‘bun bat’ yelling “Bun! Bun! Bun!”


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