This week in Iceland – Homophobic attack “in the air”

A YOUNG Icelandic man has been beaten up for being gay in central Reykjavik “It’s always been in the air. I’ve always endured all kinds of awful degrading comments. I feel like I’ve always been waiting to experience physical violence as well,” says Úlfar Viktor Björnsson after being attacked. Country loses its fresh status DIRECTOR […]


This week in Iceland

AWARD winning capital…again The 2018 Luxury Travel Guide (LTG) has named Reykjavík as the European Adventure Destination of the Year. This is the second consecutive year that the prestigious travel periodical has selected Reykjavík as a destination: In 2017 Reykjavík was LTG Winter Destination of the Year. IT’S getting lighter… ICELAND has celebrated its shortest […]

This week in Iceland - Rudolph’s on the move

This week in Iceland – Rudolph’s on the move

Rudolph’s on the move DRIVERS in East Iceland are being warned to keep an eye out for reindeer that are being frequently spotted on the area’s roadways where they’re not normally seen.  The warnings come from the Icelandic Road Administration and the East Iceland Nature Research Centre. What’s in a name? THE most popular names […]