Halfway between Norway and Iceland in the North Atlantic Ocean lies the Faroe Islands with a population of around 50,000.
Skift Global Forum Preview: How the Faroe Islands Got the Tourism World?s Attention
The Faroe Islands has managed to punch above its weight with its tourism ... Our aim is to prove the opposite: that remote places can be extremely interesting to visit, can teach our guests many ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 26 Aug 2019 14:29:00 GMT
BIG\'s Vortex-Shaped Glasir College Opens in the Faroe Islands
We are certain that our new surroundings will have a great impact on how teachers will teach and how students will learn." Inside, a stepped, circular courtyard creates a gathering point across all ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 22 Apr 2019 10:01:00 GMT
Hunters butcher 23 whales and turn the sea red off the Faroe Islands
A group of hunters have butchered 23 pilot whales as part of a centuries-old tradition off the coast of the Faroe Islands. The hunt, known locally as a 'grind,' takes place to feed the inhabitants of ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 05 Aug 2019 04:28:00 GMT
Faroe Islands looking forward to Brexit
The lower house has passed a bill for a general election in December after Labour reversed its opposition to a vote. The government's proposal survived unscathed after debates on some contentious ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 18 Mar 2019 10:24:00 GMT
Nick Butler: Dick Pound, sports politics, and why Faroe Islands can teach Russia how to play the game
As the wine flowed, delegates began taking to the stage to sing themselves before Faroe Islands official Jon Hestoy spotted an opportunity. The Faroe Islands are only an ?observer? EOC member and had ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 27 Nov 2017 09:20:00 GMT
Faroe Islands Sailing Adventure
The skipper for our trip, from the northwest coast of Scotland and on to the distant Faroe Islands, was one of the firm's founders ... need no experience on a Rubicon cruise (they'll happily teach you ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 18 May 2018 11:33:00 GMT
Sea Shepherd Offers the Faroe Islands One Million Euros
Sea Shepherd UK has offered the Faroe Islands one million Euros ($1.17 million) spread over the next 10 years if it stops its whaling activities, locally called the grindadráp. Over the last 10 years ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 27 Sep 2018 13:28:00 GMT
Faroe Islands step-up campaign for Olympic inclusion
Faroe Islands have stepped up their campaign for Olympic inclusion here today and called on the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to grant recognition in order to boost sporting opportunities. The ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 08 Mar 2018 08:39:00 GMT
The river of blood: Water turns bright red as white sided dolphins are slaughtered by laughing fishermen in the Faroe Islands
Shocking video footage shows dozens of dolphins and whales being slaughtered by hand in the Faroe Islands earlier today. The herding and killing of at least 100 white-sided dolphins and pilot whales ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 11 Sep 2018 06:17:00 GMT
Visit Faroe Islands and Atlantic Airways: Google Sheep View
Overall objective: We created the campaign to get positive press for the Faroe Islands. With a media budget of 0, we were "all in". If the media would not cover our story, all would have been lost.
Publ.Date : Wed, 19 Sep 2018 13:14:00 GMT
Food And The Faroe Islands: How One Small Country Can Teach Us All A Lesson In Fighting Food Waste
The Faroe Islands has a special relationship with the earth. There are very few trees on the islands, and not much grows there - bar potatoes, turnips, rhubarb and kohlrabi. You won?t see any pigs, ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 24 Sep 2016 01:41:00 GMT