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It’s no secret that Icelanders love a good party. The first weekend in August is a big holiday weekend in Iceland, but it’s the Westman Islands where things really kick off. This little volcanic archipelago hosts the biggest party in the country, with thousands of Icelanders making their way to the island Heimaey to camp out, watch some live bands, and party in a spectacular natural amphitheater.

It’s no secret that Icelanders love a good party. The first weekend in August is a big holiday weekend in Iceland, but it’s the Westman Islands where things really kick off. This little volcanic archipelago hosts the biggest party in the country, with thousands of Icelanders making their way to the island Heimaey to camp out, watch some live bands, and party in a spectacular natural amphitheater.

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