The annual Viking Festival in the Icelandic town of Hafnarfjordur is currently taking place for the 16th time.
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Today is Ascension Day and a public holiday in many countries around the world. In the Nordic region people have today off work and school.
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Today is Good Friday, and a public holiday in all of the Nordic countries.
Today is Maundy Thursday, which is a public holiday in most of the Nordic countries.