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WATCH REYKJAVIK’S CRAZY NEW-YEAR FIREWORKS LIVE ONLINE

New Year’s Eve in Reykjavík is quite an extraordinary experience and if you still haven’t seen it, you’re in for quite a treat. The brilliant display …

New Year's Eve

PHANTOMS OF THE OPERA

I was thrilled to get a rare invitation to the exquisite land of opera last night and join an audience of beautifully-dressed people to enjoy the …

Opera

SNOW BUSINESS!

If you’re currently in Reykjavík and wondering where all the snow is; look no further! It’s here; captured on all these pretty pictures. Taken …

Travel

MERRY CHRISTMAS FROM ICELAND!

GLEÐILEG JÓL! MERRY CHRISTMAS from all at REYKJAVIK.COM!

Reykjavik

ST THORLAKUR’S DAY IN REYKJAVIK

St.Thorlakur’s Day (Thorláksmessa) is celebrated annually on the 23rd December in Iceland with a bizarre feast of putrid skate fish. You might have …

Travel

Iceland in CNN’s top 16 up-and-coming destinations

CNN’s latest travel list features Iceland as one of their hottest “emerging” destinations for the year 2016, together with other “Arctic” regions …

Travel

THE ICE-SKATING RINK IN REYKJAVIK

It’s usually the territory of local skateboarders, but for now and until January 3rd, Reykjavík’s Ingólfstorg Square is playing host to ice skaters …

Christmas

True Romance in Reykjavik!

It’s not every evening you get to encounter one of those beautiful, rare moments of true romance in life; so, you can imagine just how thrilled …

True Romance

Fun photos of the Oslo Christmas tree lighting event in Reykjavik

Just in case you missed it, here are some snaps of people throwing snowballs, making snow angles and generally having some good old-fashioned winter …

Christmas

Winter snow in Reykjavik!

Large and lovely snowflakes have been falling gently all night long here in Reykjavík covering everthing with a thick mantle of snow. It began in the …

Reykjavik

Stopover in Iceland for Christmas!

With all our festive lights and curious Yuletide traditions, Iceland, in December, is definitely not a destination for grumpy cats or the …

Iceland

Opening night of Iceland Airwaves 2015!

The 17th edition of Iceland Airwaves opened last night with some brilliant performances from the likes of Retro Stefson and Gísli Palmi, who had the …

Iceland

Iceland Airwaves: Get a head start with a quick look back!

Another Iceland Airwaves rears its raucous head, and if you just can’t wait for things to get started tonight, here’s a glimpse back at some …

Iceland

Justin Bieber wants to show you Iceland!

Justin Bieber wants to show you Iceland with his brand new “I’ll Show You” video! The pop star, who stopped over in September to record some footage, …

Justin Bieber

Great books for Halloween from Iceland!

As an imported holiday, Halloween is still pretty new on the calendar of events in Iceland and although the natives here may need a few pointers on …

Iceland

Northern Lights Tours!

Make the most of your aurora hunt!

Iceland

Nordic pride at Harpa!

Reykjavík’s Harpa concert hall and conference centre is looking extra impressive at the moment, all lit up with a light sequence styled on the …

Travel

The Icelandic Language

Language of the Vikings!

Language

Iceland’s Unique Westman Islands

Introducing the natural wonders and cultural treats on offer in the Westman Islands.

Iceland

IMAGINE PEACE LIGHT ILLUMINATION: IN PHOTOS

Peace imagined!

Yoko Ono

Rise of the super-blood-moon in Reykjavik!

Hello supermoon!

Moon

RETTIR: THE ANNUAL ICELANDIC SHEEP ROUND-UP

Meet the lovely Iceland sheep!

Sheep

10 reasons to stopover in Reykjavik this winter!

There's never a dull day in Reykjavík!

Travel

Iceland qualifies for the UEFA European Championship 2016

Nothing like a bit of national pride and unity!

Euros

Iceland Airwaves 2015!

It's never too soon to get hyped for Iceland Airwaves!

Iceland

Return of the Northern Lights!

Aurora bliss!

Iceland

Reykjavik Culture Night 2015 in photos!

Reykjavík celebrates 20 years of culture!

Photography

Reykjavik celebrates Culture Night!

Coming up this Saturday!

Reykjavik

The Reykjavik Bacon Festival 2015 in photos!

Oooooh, bacon!

Recipes