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Hvammstangi - www.northwest.is

Hvammstangi lies on the eastern coast of Miðfjörður. The economic base of the community is tourism and services. Hvammstangi is the centre for seal-watching in the Vatnsnes peninsula, and a good place to start is The Icelandic Seal Centre. Other services include seal-watching tours by boat during the summer months, the Museum of Local Trade, also housing a crafts gallery, a super-market, garages, a camping site, cafés, a guesthouse, wool factory shop, diner and fuel station, as well as a health care centre and a geothermal swimming pool. Population 546

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Blönduós - www.northwest.is

Blönduós is situated on the eastern coast of Húnaflói and straddles the Blanda river. The economic activities include various services for the local agricultural area, food processing and production. The Handcraft and Textile Museum and a Sea Ice Exhibition Centre are located in Blönduós. Other services are a hotel, a guesthouse, and self catering accommodation, as well as a camping site, restaurants, cafés, a diner and a fuel station, super-market, garages, a health care centre and a geothermal swimming pool. Population 813

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Profile for Þórhallur Kristjánsson

Official Tourist Guide - North Iceland  

Brochure for Norht Iceland tourism

Official Tourist Guide - North Iceland  

Brochure for Norht Iceland tourism

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