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  • The Complete History Of The Icelandic National Football Kit

    The Football Association of Iceland (KSÍ) will be revealing tomorrow the all new national football kit that will be worn by the Icelandic national football team in the upcoming FIFA 2018 World Cup in Russia. To tease the launch, KSÍ created this video showcasing the complete history of the Icelandic team’s kit over the last […] More

  • Man Finds His Lookalike Featured In An Ad At Keflavik Airport

    A few million people pass through Keflavík International Airport every year and are greeted with a wide range of ads for all types of Icelandic products, hotels, restaurants and activities. But for one bearded gentleman, a massive ad painted on the wall for clothing company 66°North seemed like it was specifically aimed at him as the […] More

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    Cat Cafe Opens Up In Reykjavik – Meet The 3 Adorable Residents

    The first cat café in Iceland recently opened up in the center of Rekjavík. The aptly named Kattakaffihúsið, which means 'The Cat Café', is located on Bergstaðastræti 10, which is just a short walk from the famous Hallgrímskirkja church. The feline friendly café offers a variety of different coffees and teas as well as traditional [...]
  • Pets Now Welcome On Buses In The Reykjavík Capital Area

    As of March 1st, the public bus service provider of Iceland (Strætó) has changed its rules regarding pets on Reykjavík buses. People are now allowed to take their animal friends onto public buses in the capital area. Pet owners have long lobbied for the rule change which has now entered into a one yer experimental [...]
  • Iceland Features In A Dodge Ram Super Bowl Commercial

    The landscapes of Iceland and Icelandic actors featured prominently in an ad for Dodge Ram that aired during halftime of Super Bowl LII. The ad starts along the coast of Iceland where pickup driving vikings board an authentic looking viking longship while a fast-paced version of Queen’s “We Will Rock You” gets them pumped-up. Their […] More

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    Icelandic Fish Oil To Be Sold In The United States

    Generations of Icelanders have grown up with the tradition of taking a spoonful of "Lýsi", or cod liver oil, first thing in the morning. High in omega-3 fatty acids, fish oil has often been credited for Iceland having one of the highest life expectancy in the world. While multiple fish oil products that say they [...]
  • Bottlenose Whale Stuck In Reykjavik’s Old Harbor Gets Rescued

    The staff at Elding whale watching tours in Reykjavík didn't have to venture far off shore yesterday morning in search for wildlife. In the early hours they noticed what seemed like a distressed whale stuck inside the Old Harbor area. On closer inspection they found out it was a northern bottlenose whale that had swam into [...]
  • Extreme Wind Storm Hits Iceland, Grounding All Flights And Causing Havoc

    A severe wind storm hit Reykjavík and the south-west parts of the country last night, causing the Icelandic Meteorological Office to issue an orange alert as well as all domestic and international flights to be grounded during the night and early morning hours. Planes arriving in Iceland were not allowed to dock with the terminal [...]
  • Police Called After Tourists Venture Onto Frozen Glacial Lagoon

    Jökulsárlón glacial lagoon in south Iceland is a big favorite among travelers. The stunning lagoon is full of icebergs which contentiously break off the nearby Breiðamerkurjökull glacier. The area is a magical place to visit any day of the year, but on an extra cold winter’s day, the lagoon sometimes freezes over and drift ice piles […] More

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    Increased Activity In Öræfajökull Volcano Might Lead To An Eruption

    A new caldera, measuring one kilometer in diameter, has formed over the last couple of weeks in one of Iceland’s more deadly volcanoes, Öræfajökull. According to the Iceland Met Office, satellite photos of the caldera show increased activity in the volcano. While there are still no signs of an imminent eruption, the Iceland Met Office is keeping […] More

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