PHOTOS: Sailors’ Day Reykjavik 2016

Festivities for Sailors’ Day took place all over the country this weekend.

This included a two-day festival in the capital Reykjavik, some photos of which can be seen above.

Sailors’ Day (Sjómannadagurinn in Icelandic) falls on the first Sunday of June and is a national day to honour especially all those who are involved in the country’s fisheries, particularly those working at sea.

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Light drizzle


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Later today

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Partly cloudy


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