Tag: DK – Ilulissat Icefjord

The Ilulissat Icefjord – Geocache of the Week; Adam Brown; Geocaching

Photo: Geocaching

EarthCache GC20EV9 by kallehaugerne

Difficulty: 1.5

Terrain: 2.0

Location: Greenland N 69° 12.078 W 051° 07.640’

Geocaching has a special way of introducing us to incredible places and showcasing important history, all while getting us outside. Situated on Greenland’s western coast, the Ilulissat Icefjord, provides a unique opportunity for scientists and geocachers alike to witness glacial movement up close.

Source: The Ilulissat Icefjord – Geocache of the Week

Staying with a hunter showed me Greenland beyond the tourist brochures; Nancy Campbell; Guardian

In a new series about memorable encounters, the writer recalls the time she spent with a family whose way of life is threatened by the climate crisis…

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Hiking around Ilulissat in Greenland: a complete guide; Peter; Atlas & Boots

Hiking around Ilulissat in Greenland is the quickest and easiest way to get up close and personal to the immense Ilulissat icefjord.

Source: Hiking around Ilulissat in Greenland: a complete guide | Atlas & Boots

Under the midnight sun: iceberg sightseeing in Ilulissat; Peter; Atlas & Boots

Iceberg sightseeing in Ilulissat is best done at night, not by moonlight, but beneath the Arctic’s infamous midnight sun.

Source: Under the midnight sun: iceberg sightseeing in Ilulissat | Atlas & Boots

Where You Can Hear the Fastest-Moving Glacier in the World; Stephanie Vermillion; Ozy

Visiting this remote town in Greenland is a once-in-a-lifetime chance to get up close and personal with some famous ice.

Source: Where You Can Hear the Fastest-Moving Glacier in the World

The World’s Fastest Glacier Is Loud, Dangerous, and Transfixing; Matthew H Birkhold; Atlas Obscura

For those in the Greenlandic town of Ilulissat, it’s also an enchanting neighbor.

Source: The World’s Fastest Glacier Is Loud, Dangerous, and Transfixing

Traveler’s Guide to Ilulissat, Greenland; Lina Stock; Divergent Travelers

Everything you need to know about visiting Ilulissat, Greenland. Things to do in Ilulissat, where to stay, how to get there, best time to go and more.

Source: Traveler’s Guide to Ilulissat, Greenland | Divergent Travelers

Ilulissat: The Ultimate City Guide; Ellen Burne; Travelling The World Solo

Denmark – Ilulissat Icefjord

Given that this ‘city’ is much more of a small town, Ilulissat is the sort of place which you could go your entire life without hearing about. While this is completely understandable, it is also a little bit of a travesty.

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