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03 Jun, 2019, 08:00 BST Inspired by Iceland Urges Tourists to Drink Responsibly as it Launches World's First 'Premium Tap Water' Brand

Iceland establishes premium brand for its high-quality tap water in the fight against plastic waste Study reveals two thirds (65%) of global...


29 Oct, 2018, 07:00 GMT Iceland Lets Nine Icelanders Be the Story-tellers in Its Most Comprehensive Guide to the Country Yet

Inspired By Iceland, a joint marketing initiative for Iceland, unites industries and its people to bring the world to Iceland "The A-Ö of Iceland"...


08 Mar, 2018, 09:14 GMT Iceland Invites the World to Share in Their Joy Ahead of World Cup Debut

The President of Iceland and the First Lady invite the world to join Team Iceland It doesn't matter what you are a fan of, Iceland would love to have ...


09 Oct, 2017, 14:00 BST Inspired by Iceland Launches 'The Hardest Karaoke Song in the World'

Inspired by Iceland has released a sing-a-long film named 'The Hardest Karaoke Song in the World' Highlighting the uniquely difficult pronunciation...


22 Nov, 2016, 08:00 GMT Iceland Shares Advice on How to Take the Picture Perfect 'Safe Selfie'

Inspired By Iceland advises tourists on how to stay safe when capturing the perfect selfie with latest video guide and how best to explore its seven...


25 Feb, 2016, 13:00 GMT 'Iceland Academy' Launches to Encourage Tourists to Be Informed and Travel Happy

YouTube: https://youtu.be/z8TUcWYDxjk Inspired By Iceland launches 'Iceland Academy', a new tourism campaign aimed at ensuring a happy and meaningful ...


25 Feb, 2016, 12:00 GMT 'Iceland Academy' Launches to Encourage Tourists to Be Informed and Travel Happy

YouTube: https://youtu.be/z8TUcWYDxjk Inspired By Iceland launches 'Iceland Academy', a new tourism campaign aimed at ensuring a happy and meaningful ...


10 Sep, 2015, 08:00 BST Iceland Launches Guðmundur 2.0 as it Upgrades the World's First Human Search Engine

Unprecedented demand paves way for new wave of features including 'Guðmundur Hangouts', as world embraces the human-powered search engine...


28 Apr, 2015, 08:30 BST Iceland Launches 'Ask Guðmundur', the World's First Human Search Engine

Unique service offers a personal search platform for tourists to seek out the country's hidden secrets Inspired By Iceland launches 'Ask Guðmundur',...


23 Jun, 2014, 14:46 BST Wildlife Watching in Iceland

-Follow the tracks of arctic foxes, puffins and sheep this summer- With newborn lambs taking their first clumsy steps, baby puffins nesting in rugged ...


24 Feb, 2014, 09:00 GMT 100,000 Tour Guides, 1 Journey of a Lifetime

- Inspired By Iceland Launches Search for the Worlds Most Intrepid Tourist Inspired by Iceland has today launched a global search for the 'World's...


04 Mar, 2013, 13:07 GMT Iceland Hosts World's Largest Supper Club

Hundreds dine at unique culinary event in Reykjavík This weekend, the country of Iceland hosted the world's largest supper club. Visitors from around ...


01 Nov, 2012, 08:00 GMT Smallest off-Venue in the World at Iceland Airwaves

4 days, 16 bands and an audience of two, Inspired by Iceland live stream intimate gigs to a global audience Inspired by Iceland are showcasing 16 of...


12 Sep, 2012, 09:00 BST Online Chatter Sparks Iceland Name Debate

Country welcomes submissions for a name that better describes the island following Facebook and Twitter discussion Caption: Florian Thomasson of...


19 Apr, 2012, 13:00 BST Iceland Established as Creative Muse to Global Design

Internationally acclaimed Chelsea College of Art and Design introduce Iceland into final year curriculum A new international design project is set to ...


06 Apr, 2012, 10:00 BST Live Stream From the Edge of the World

I Never Went South music festival will play live to a global audience on inspiredbyiceland.com The biggest names in Icelandic music will head to...


29 Feb, 2012, 08:00 GMT Iceland Invites the World to Dinner Marked by the Launch of Eldhús- Iceland's little house of food

Iceland is inviting tourists to take part in a 12-day culinary road trip in Eldhús; Iceland's little house of food. The journey will start in...