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Welcome to the group for the largest island in the world, Greenland! Here you can learn about how to get there and how to get around, what to see and what to do, what to expect and prepare for and more.

Here are some useful websites.


Travelling to Greenland:

Between Denmark, Iceland and Greenland, and from June 18 also Canada:
Air Greenland, the national airfare company
http://www.airgreenland.com/

Between the rest of the world and Iceland:
Iceland Air and Iceland Express
http://www.icelandair.dk/
http://www.icelandexpress.com/

Between Iceland and Greenland:
Air Iceland
http://www.airiceland.is/


Travelling within Greenland:

Air Greenland, the national airfare company
http://www.airgreenland.com/

Arctic Umiaq Line, travel with ferries along the coast
http://www.aul.gl/index.php?lang=en

Maniitsoq Tour Boat, sail on weekend trips between Nuuk, Maniitsoq and Kangerlussuaq, or charter ships to any settlement (in Danish)
http://www.mtb.gl/

Arctic Circle Trail, hiking between Kangerlussuaq and Sisimiut
http://www.arcticcircletrail.com/


Tourism sites:

Visit Greenland, the official tourism site of Greenland
http://www.greenland.com/en/

World of Greenland, a travel agency group
http://www.worldofgreenland.com/index.php?L=en

Greenland Travel, a travel agency
http://www.greenland-travel.com/


Weather forecast:

Danish Meterological Institute, detailed weather forecast (in Danish)
http://www.dmi.dk/dmi/index/gronland.htm

Norwegian Meterological Institute, weather forecast of selected cities
http://www.yr.no/place/Greenland/


English news about Greenland:

Greenland Today, a magazine and information site
http://greenlandtoday.com/gb/


Funny fact:

A map of Greenland put on top of Europe to give you an idea of the country size:
https://fbcdn-sphotos-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-snc7/318470_10150517611007178_726932177_11579460_95331269_n.jpg


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Created: Aug 15, 2004
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Members

NameJoined
Lars-Peter HeilmannLars-Peter Heilmann moderator Cause' Greenland is my heart and everything. 06/20/2007
Parnuna Egede Parnuna Egede moderator I am Greenlandic 12/20/2010
Charlie BraeschCharlie Braesch We're planing a field recording expedition in ilulissat area in june 2014 and also looking for cultural exchange of our work 03/29/2014
Philippe TrottierPhilippe Trottier I moved near Kangerlussuaq 02/20/2014
Denise D MolinDenise D Molin 04/01/2014
Malik LangeMalik Lange Im Greenlandic living in Nuuk 04/04/2014
Andres BuriticaAndres Buritica I'm looking for being there 04/09/2014
Martin HoMartin Ho i´m going there 02/19/2014

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  Title By Replies Date
New guy in GreelandClement Blain11  12/11/2011
Help to translate two postcards into Greenlandic?Mats Blakstad-  12/10/2011
Greenland on facebookParnuna Egede3  12/04/2011
cheapest way from rekyavik to nuukfiona Kartelo2  11/28/2011
Job in the winter season - any idea?Silke Gersdorf2  11/09/2011
Listen and relax ;) What do you think?miguelxestrada-  11/04/2011
The best BirthDay presentMichał Konopka-  09/27/2011
I have a dreamBeatrice C.-  09/23/2011
Ilulissat Sept 28 - Oct 06. Need home!Katie Bethune-Leamen-  09/19/2011
GreenLand in sep-ocbNoga Dekel6  09/14/2011
Greenland in March 2012Ragna Wolfgangsdóttir4  09/11/2011
flag counterHeinric van Vlokhoven-  08/31/2011
help :)Rajko Golović2  08/26/2011
Unity in diversity: can you help us with this ?Van Isa Chavez-  08/24/2011
how to live in NuukNoe Vladyslaw Colin5  08/14/2011
Free hugs/Gratis knus/EqilaartaParnuna Egede-  07/13/2011
The Meridian ProjectDOREARENDIL-  07/12/2011
postcards from Greenland + exchange from PolandPatrycja Dittmann-  07/11/2011
Kalaallisut/Spanish exchangeMerry Barrios2  07/05/2011
Cafe Santa GatheringLars-Peter Heilmann-  06/29/2011