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Now Is Your Last Chance To See Puffins in Húsavík This Year! – Scandinavian Travel Article

Now Is Your Last Chance To See Puffins in Húsavík This Year! Whether you believe it or not, now’s your last chance to see puffins in Húsavík in 2018! From August 20 onwards, there will hardly be any puffins left in Iceland. Hence, you’ll have to act quick if spotting a puffin is on your bucket list! Puffins have become one of Iceland’s most famous symbols. The colorful and friendly seabird never fails to impress the beholders. Although linked to…

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Reduce Business Trip Stress with Bleisure Travel – – Business Travel Article

Reduce Business Trip Stress with Bleisure Travel – It’s not often you get to treat yourself to a bleisure trip. That’s when you tack a few days on a business trip and explore your destination. No meetings, no schedule, just a leisurely was to learn more about where you are. Instead of worrying whether your meeting will wrap up so you can catch a Lyft across town, or dreading another meal courtesy of room service, you can relax, explore the…

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Can It Get Better Than July? – Scandinavian Travel Article

Can It Get Better Than July? Where should you go whale watching in August in Iceland? The answer is simple, Húsavík! The great number of whales spotted all summer is a good indicator for good whale watching in August. Húsavík is rightly called the Whale Capital of Iceland. Why? Because of all the whales! Whale Watching in August in Húsavík is no different. During the high season, the probability to see whales is a staggering 98%! Although dealing with wild…

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‘Bomb Cyclone’ Storm Promises to Trip Up Travel Home This Weekend – Business Travel Article

‘Bomb Cyclone’ Storm Promises to Trip Up Travel Home This Weekend A bomb cyclone will travel across much of the country starting with snow, rain, and high winds in the West.  As the storm tracks east, it will bring blizzard conditions to the Northern Plains mid week and snow and wind in the Plains and upper Midwest on Friday. The storm became a bomb cyclone Tuesday thanks to its incredibly fast rate of intensification. From there, the storm is forecast…

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How happy are your travelling employees? – Business Travel Article

How happy are your travelling employees? By Edel Doherty, MD Beyond Business Travel How happy are your travelling employees? Not only is this a reflection on productivity but also a selling point, or potentially a deterrent, for your company when recruiting. Having recently won Business Woman of the Year 2019, a committed, proactive and positive team has never been more important to me. My team of over 25 staff have helped me to get the business to where we are…

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More Than 50 Pilot Whales in Húsavík: Video Captured By Our Captain – Scandinavian Travel Article

More Than 50 Pilot Whales in Húsavík: Video Captured By Our Captain Pilot whales are rare visitors in Húsavík. However, when they arrive, they usually arrive in large numbers. That was the case earlier this week when we had a school of over 50 Pilot whales roaming in the bay! It’s always delighting spotting whales in Húsavík! Pilot whales are a particularly great species for that matter, as they travel in large schools of tens of individuals. Therefore, it’s usually a…

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TWA Hotel at JFK Debuts Outdoor Ice Skating Rink – Business Travel Article

TWA Hotel at JFK Debuts Outdoor Ice Skating Rink The TWA Hotel at John F. Kennedy International Airport announced the opening of an outdoor ice skating rink. The rink is located next to the hotel’s 1958 Lockheed Constellation, known as the “Connie,” which is used as a cocktail lounge.  The hotel itself is centered around the TWA Flight Center, designed by Eero Saarinen. Admission is $15 for adults and $10 for children under 12. Saarinen’s gull-winged terminal opened its doors…

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