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Iceland's newest museum: 23 full-size whales!

Iceland has another new attraction—Whales of Iceland, a permanent exhibit of 23 full-size whale models near Reykjavik's harbor. It's the world's largest whale exhibit.


Photo: Whales of Iceland

Whales are popular everywhere these days, and whale-watching tours attract about 25% of Iceland's visitors.


Iceland is also one of the few countries that still hunt whales, and some anti-whaling activists hope the museum will help change that. For more on the museum, click HERE


Whales of Iceland joins another recent new attraction, a tunnel through a glacier. For more on that, click HERE

The best part of every trip is realizing that it has upset your expectations

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