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Mini guide to excursions from Reykjavik

Iceland’s capital is the perfect base for a wide range of activities, be it bobbing in a geothermal pool, spotting puffins or taking in one of the world’s best dive sites.<p>Famed for its Viking history and high-energy nightlife, Iceland’s capital is also the perfect pitstop for a range of activities: …

The Icelandic Horse - All you Need to Know About this Beautiful Breed

The Icelandic Horse was brought to Iceland by the Vikings. It's one of the oldest breeds of horses and the prettiest. It's also the only horse that …


Iceland Hraunfossar Long Exposure Time & HDR 2

10 Things to do in Iceland

Tourism in Iceland is growing rapidly thanks to some pretty expert marketing campaigns. After an economic crash in 2008, prices in Iceland plummeted, …

The guide to hipster Reykjavik, Iceland | C'est Christine

I’m never sure if I love or hate the term “hipster.” Living in the Lower East Side, I’m just a river away from the ultimate hipster enclave of …

Exploring inside an Icelandic volcano - now you can too!

Following on from last year’s success, Iceland is once again offering an exciting insight into its volcanic nature as the Inside the Volcano …

Shopping in Iceland: 5 top picks

By Paul Johnson on Mar 30, 2013 in Europe, Iceland, Regions, Western Europe<p>Iceland’s capital has a bustling shopping scene with a range of stores …

Mayor Dagur B. Eggertsson may not have dressed up in drag, but he made sure to be present for this year's Reykjavík Pride, joining 90,000 people in downtown Reykjavík. Photo by Alísa Kalyanova. #reykjavík #pride

This pop-up store isn't trying to sell you tourist memorabilia or funny t-shirts, but a sun-powered lamp designed by artist Ólafur Elíasson. The design team's mission is to supply a cheap, reliable and environmentally friendly light source to some of the 1.6 billion people in the world who don't have access to electricity. Their kiosk is open on Lækjartorg until September 1. Photo by Julia Staples. #environmentalism #lightforeveryone #entrepreneursahoi

Harbour (Reykjavik, Iceland)

A Building For Beautiful Music

Katie’s Reykjavik

Hello again city lovers! Today’s insider tour of <b>Reykjavik, Iceland</b> will be guided by Katie Hammel, writer of BootsnAll’s Iceland travel guide. She lives in Chicago (which actually has colder winter averages than Iceland!) but considers Reykjavik her home away from home.<p>Want to see your city on</b> …

Five Reasons to Visit Reykjavík

The people of Reykjavík are used to hunkering down for the winter, when each day brings with it barely a few snatches of sunlight. Come February, …

Reykjavik, my city: Sigtryggur Baldursson's guide to the Icelandic capital - video

Sigtryggur Baldursson, Joseph Matthews, Olof Arnalds, Snorrie Helgason, Caterina Monzani, Michael Tait

Insider’s Guide to Reykjavik

Every experience you’ll have in Iceland will be synonymous with nature, but if hiking up a volcano or camping in lava fields doesn’t float your boat, …

John Grant on Reykjavik

<b>I first went to Reykjavik for the Airwaves music festival</b> ( in 2011. I went back a couple of months later to record my second album, Pale Green Ghosts. After that I decided I just didn't want to leave.<p><b>Reykjavik has a mixture of southern and northern mentality</b>. There's a …

How people party in Reykjavik (and why you can’t hang)

If you’ve ever lived in a college town, the drinking norms and social practices of going out in Reykjavik will seem familiar. For one, all of your …

Vinyl Records

Look at These Incredible Close-Ups of a Volcanic Eruption in Iceland

Glowing lava flows from an eruption at the Holuhraun lava field near Bardarbunga. Sept. 2.<br>Ragnar Th. Sigurdsson—<p>1 of 11<p><i>Update: Sept.</i> …

Sony Cameras

No longer mayor of Reykjavik, Jón Gnarr can restart his career as a comedian. Not that he ever stopped

On the night he was elected mayor of Reykjavik in June 2010, Jón Gnarr gave his supporters a taste of what might be to come.<p>“Welcome to the revolution!” he declared. Like much of what he says, it was tongue-in-cheek. Maybe.<p>Four years later, Gnarr has retired, having served a single term. He’s …


Sónar Reykjavík 2015

Gay Pride festival in Reykjavik Iceland today august 2014 video

Reykjavik New Year's Eve 2013/14 Fireworks, Iceland

The Pedaling Revolution in Reykjavík | Gísli Marteinn Baldursson | TEDxReykjavík

101 Reykjavik - Trailer

Reykjavik, Capitol Of Iceland, 1926