East Iceland “must visit” destinations for 2016

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The Telegraph names East Iceland as one of its “must visit” destinations for 2016

The UK newspaper The Telegraph has named East Iceland as one of its 20 “must visit” destinations for 2016, encouraging visitors to go “beyond the golden circle” and see the less visited parts of Iceland.

Beyond the Golden Circle
“Everyone’s heard of Iceland’s Golden Circle”, the Telegraph argues, pointing out the popularity of the Western part of South Iceland is largely due to how easily it is reached from Reykjavík and the Keflavík international Airport. “But come spring, and a new direct flight to the town of Egilsstadir there’s a whole new circuit of natural wonders waiting to be explored… over in the east.”

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