Siglufjörður

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Siglufjörður

(sĭk`ləfyör'thər), town (1993 pop. 1,781), N Iceland, on the Greenland Sea. It is known as the capital of Iceland's herring industry.
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A nostalgic look at a fishy past - During the early 1900s, fjord town Siglufjordur suffocated under a noxious fug of fishy odours.
A NOSTALGIC LOOK AT A FISHY PAST During the early 1900s, fjord town Siglufjordur suffocated under a noxious fug of fishy odours.
We said goodbye to the spa, heading further north to the town of Siglufjordur, and the beautiful Siglo Hotel.
She won the award for her painting Snow Archaeology - Lunar Month which was inspired by a residency in Siglufjordur, northern Iceland, and the transition of winter into spring with objects re-emerging through the melted snow.
From Tromso in Sweden, the team crossed 566 nautical miles in seven days and seven hours, before the second leg of their journey to Siglufjordur in northern Iceland.
Starting from Tromso in Sweden, the team crossed 566 nautical miles in seven days and seven hours, before the second leg of their journey to Siglufjordur in northern Iceland.
The novel is set in the tiny, north coast town of Siglufjordur, Iceland, a place as remote as it is difficult to pronounce.
They're most often seen in more remote areas, such as the northern town of Siglufjordur, but even spotted, magically, in the right conditions in Reykjavik itself.
Contract notice: 15849 Avalanche Defences in Siglufjordur Iceland N-Fifladalir.