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Local Tips

Kopar Seafood Restaurant at the Old Harbour

Local Tip The setting by the old harbour makes Kopar ideal to combine with other local activities - take a whale watching expedition in the afternoon or visit the Volcano House, followed by dinner at Kopar.

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What's On Tourist Information and Magazine

Local Tip Use What's On to book tours and activities in Iceland - these guys are very helpful and know everything about the best things to do at any given time!

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Things To Do in Reykjavik

What's On

Human Writes - "Write Your Own Souvenir" Workshop

Human Writes - "Write Your Own Souvenir" Workshop

1 Sep

Human Writes is a half day creative writing workshop downtown Reykjavik. Inspired from Reykjavík's Human Rights Manifesto this workshop was created 2014. It's about finding creativity and being inspired by art, nature ourselves and others. The workshop is in English and it's encouraged to write in English in order to be able to share the... more »

How to become Icelandic in 60 Minutes

How to become Icelandic in 60 Minutes

1 Sep

For 1100 years Icelanders have been trying to grow as a nation. As of today there are only around 320.000 Icelanders living. Around 500.000 Icelanders are dead and therefore currently cannot help their nation with this task. Since Iceland is the navel of the universe the world needs more Icelanders. Please help! In seeing “How to become... more »

Blonde Redhead in Iceland

Blonde Redhead in Iceland

2 Sep

The indie rockers of Blonde Redhead hardly need any introduction. The band was founded in 1993 by singer/guitarist Kazu Makino, guitarist Amedeo Pace and drummer Simone Pace but their unique sound is still relevant to today's world 22 years later. The band continues to outdo itself with their 9th album, Barragán, to excellent reception... more »

How to become Icelandic in 60 Minutes

How to become Icelandic in 60 Minutes

3 Sep

For 1100 years Icelanders have been trying to grow as a nation. As of today there are only around 320.000 Icelanders living. Around 500.000 Icelanders are dead and therefore currently cannot help their nation with this task. Since Iceland is the navel of the universe the world needs more Icelanders. Please help! In seeing “How to become... more »

Videos

Mountain Taxi

Mountain Taxi was one of the first companies to offer super jeep tours in Iceland when it was founded back in 1995 by Kristjan Kristjansson, a guide with 10 years of private guiding experience under more »

Virtual Tours

Cintamani

Cintamani is an Icelandic outdoor clothing brand, tested in Icelandic weather on the doorstep of the Artic. Their main goal is to keep us warm, dry and comfortable, whatever the weather may bring. more »

Reykjavik Photos

Iceland Airwaves concert

Iceland Airwaves concert

Reykjavik Nightlife - Bakkus

Reykjavik Nightlife - Bakkus

Iceland Airwaves Blue Lagoon party

Iceland Airwaves Blue Lagoon party

Old Reykjavik by the pond

Old Reykjavik by the pond

Blesi

Blesi

Hallgrimskirkja

Hallgrimskirkja

Strokkur

Strokkur

Reykjavik Nightlife, Halloween at Bakkus

Reykjavik Nightlife, Halloween at Bakkus

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