Day tours in Iceland, Akureyri and Reykjavik

Exhibitions this summer in Thingeyjarsysla

This summer the Cultural center at Thingeyjarsyslur will stand for exhibitions in different places. Exhibition in Husavik The Culture House in Husavik has set up a new exhibition called “People and Nature – 100 years in Thingeyjarsysla”. There are shown natural objects as other objects from the Culture house in Thingeyjarsysla. The show is very interesting because the guests can feel the connection between man and nature at Thingeyjarsysla from years 1850 to 1950.
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MSC Poesia visited Akureyri last Saturday

Last Saturday, the 28 of May, MSC Poesia arrived at the port of Akureyri. This was the second ship to arrive to Akureyri this summer. The passengers of the ship were very curious about our house and the activities that we offer. Brynjar at Café Bird served beer and coffee; the handcrafts sellers introduced themselves and their products for interested tourists. We at FAB travel sold trips to Lake Mývatn and Goðafoss along giving tourists information at the tourist center. We at FAB are very pleased with the start of our tourist center. We are now making final adjustments to our new travel guide manual which focuses on the Nordic area of Iceland.
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Tourist center in Strandgata

Here in Strandgata 49 is preparation for the opening in full swing. ITA (Iceland Travel Assistance) employees are working hard to set up their shop. Brynjar at Café Bird is also preparing the machines, arranging tables and make sure everything is up and running before the opening. On the second floor will be a handcraft sale as well as FAB Travel’s office. We at FAB Travel are preparing the information center as well as organizing the activity that will be available in the Tourist Center this summer. The Tourist Center is much livelier then it has been for a while. We are very excited to see how foreign tourists as well as the local will welcome us. We’ll promise to welcome you and hopefully we’ll see you this summer.  
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A Kundalini yoga class next Sunday.

The next Kundalini yoga class at Akureyri will be held next Sunday from 10:00 to 11:15. Both beginners and advanced are welcome.
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Bird for a million, from May to August.

PRESENTATION: Sometime during the period May 14th till august 31st, 2011, you can register and participate in a photo contest forthe best bird photo, shot in the Trollaskagi area where in addition to various interesting rewards, a first price, will be 1.000.000 icelandic kronur.
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Would you know more? A conversation on roots.

A multinational Forum Venue: Listagilið (Ketilhúsið) and around town, Akureyri, Iceland Summer Solstice, June 19th – 21st 2011 Registration here www.yourhost.is/mardoll2011/registration.html
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The Midsummer's festival at Arnarnes

The Midsummer's festival will be held from June 23 to June 26. It will be in similar format as last year but now we will be starting by bathing us in the dew on Thursday night. We will also be swimming in the sea if the weather allows. Then we will dance in the midnight sun. The festival is still in preparation but we have already started booking so those that are interested in staying indoors at night should contact as soon as possible. Book now and call +354 893-5358 or email us at eyglojo@internet.is
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Increase in tourism in April.

According to the Icelandic tourist board 34.333 thousand foreign tourist left Keflavík Airport in April. The number has never before exceeded above 30.000 thousand in April. This is a 40% increase since the same month last year.
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FAB Travel‘s office has been moved to Strandgata

Today FAB Travel is proud to announce that the office has officially been move to our new location at Strandgata.  In response to that we want to invite everyone to see the development of the house. We also want to invite those who are interested to collaborate with FAB Travel or those that are interested to learn about FAB Travel. The house will be open to everyone from 13:00 and again from 17:00. We look forward to see you.
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A new addition in Gentle Giants fleet

Our collaborators at Gentle Giants introduced a new addition to their fleet last Saturday. The boat is a RHIB (Rigid Hull Inflatable Boat) which has been named Amma Sigga (Granny Sigga). 
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