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$99 to Iceland

It’s not advertised, but Icelandair has $99 fares from New York, Baltimore and Boston to Reykjavik, Iceland, in January.  Now, you’re probably thinking that they would have to pay YOU $99 to go to Iceland in January, but it’s nicer than you think.  Not much nicer, but nicer nonetheless.  There’s little snow since some sort of wind-related something keeps the temperatures in the low-to-mid 30s.  Except when the winds kick up, then you want to die.  I would be going, but it seems a bit rude to leave the six-months-pregnant wife at home while I go play in the cold.  Unless she reads this and tells me to go, then I’m off.  But probably not.

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  1. Please ask your wife if the two of us can go to Iceland and have some smelts. They are wonderful at this time of year. Perhaps a group of us can go on a “smelt and herring retreat.”

  2. I’m in! Then on to the hot waters of the blue lagoon!