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Réttir – Sheep Round Up Iceland – Scandinavian Travel Article

Réttir – Sheep Round Up Iceland The Icelandic sheep has always played a big role in the Icelandic life and culture. One could say that the sheep kept the Icelandic people alive for centuries, because the sheep was the main food in Iceland back in the days and people literally ate every single part it. They made smoked lamb from the thigh, slaughter (slátur) from the innards, they also made whey-pickled foods (súrmatur) from the meet and singed the sheep…

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2 days in Santorini, Greece – a dreamy itinerary – Couples Travel Article

2 days in Santorini, Greece – a dreamy itinerary If you’re visiting the Greek islands, you may well be planning to spend 1 or 2 days in Santorini. It’s one of the most popular of the islands in the Cyclades, known for its white buildings, blue rooftops and lush pink flowers. Even if it’s not on your bucket list, you’ll instantly recognise it from about eleventy million Instagram photos! It’s one of the most well-known and touristy places I’ve ever…

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Impact of Coronavirus in Iceland | Covid-19 in Iceland – Scandinavian Travel Article

Impact of Coronavirus in Iceland | Covid-19 in Iceland The coronavirus pandemic has surged worldwide and Iceland has also suffered from the disease. The infection rate of Coronavirus in Iceland is roughly 22 times greater than Australia’s. It now has the world’s highest rate of confirmed coronavirus cases that continue to spread due to its weather conditions.  Research has proven that heat and humidity can play a possible role in decreasing the effects of coronavirus in Iceland. But the sun’s…

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Where to stay in Menorca – Spain Travel Article

Where to stay in Menorca The beautiful island of Menorca is a true holiday paradise. Less popular and crowded than the neighbouring Majorca, Ibiza and Formentera, this small island is actually full of natural treasures, dream beaches and many activities. With a varied tourist offer, ranging from beach holidays, rural stays and active holidays, Menorca’s natural environment and its relaxing atmosphere are its main strengths.The island is relatively small (just 42 km long and 10 km wide on average) so it’s quite…

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Stir Crazy? Get Creative at Home With These Online Courses – Tokyo Travel Article

Stir Crazy? Get Creative at Home With These Online Courses Raise your hand if you’ve had way too much free time at home! Especially if you’ve made the move to work remotely, you might be a little stunned by how much time your commute to work actually took up, and are now left with a couple of extra hours every day. You might want to pick up Japanese and get fit, or maybe you want to take this time to…

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Travelettes » » How Coronavirus Has Me Feeling as a Traveler… and as an American – Sweden Travel Article

Travelettes » » How Coronavirus Has Me Feeling as a Traveler… and as an American Seven years ago, 21-year-old Emily was heading off for her first solo trip abroad (to Vietnam) when the word “travel insurance” was dropped in one of the friendly emails from the adventure travel group I’d signed up with. Travel insurance? Huh? Wasn’t that a thing for old worrywarts? I had no intention of purchasing travel insurance, and I thought that was normal. I thought this…

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