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Reykjavik

Reykjavik

The city of Reykjavik has a strong heartbeat. The riveting creativity, powerful energy sources, humorous population, wild nightlife and colourful buildings are just some of the reasons to come here.
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Special Tours

Local Tip Special Tours has insulated overalls for everyone and indoor seating, in case it gets too cold.

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Perlan - The Pearl

Local Tip You absolutely have to visit the Saga Museum with amazingly lifelike figures that make you really feel like you are right there witnessing the historical events during the Viking age.

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Kexjazz

Kexjazz

21 Apr

KexJazz is a weekly jazz concert at Kex Hostel and they start every Tuesday at 8:30 PM. Entrance is always free and their held on the first come first served basis. more »

Múlinn Jazz Club at Harpa Concert Hall

Múlinn Jazz Club at Harpa Concert Hall

22 Apr

Múlinn Jazz club puts on Jazz Concerts at Harpa Concert Hall on Wednesdays at 9 pm. more »

Dimmalimm & the Swan Lake

Dimmalimm & the Swan Lake

25 Apr

Artist Guðmundur Thorsteinsson, better known as Muggur, wrote the story of Dimmalimm for his young niece while sailing on the Mediterranean in 1921. The story and the author’s illustrations have long since become favourites with adults and children alike. The illustrations will be shown during the performance, which features Atli Heimir... more »

How to become Icelandic in 60 Minutes

How to become Icelandic in 60 Minutes

26 Apr

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

Argentina Steakhouse

Argentina Steakhouse welcomes you into their arms in the heart of Reykjavik, where they offer some of the the finest cuisine there is to find in the whole city. Grilling meat and fish of all kinds Arg more »

Virtual Tours

Lebowski Bar

The Big Lebowski by the Coen brothers is not only a film, it has now become a lifestyle. With the emergence of the Lebowski Bar in Reykjavik, everyone can now be a part of The Dude's peculiar world. more »

Reykjavik Photos

A view of the city from Hallgrímskirkja church

A view of the city from Hallgrímskirkja church

Skógar

Skógar

Mayor Jon Gnarr in the gay pride parade

Mayor Jon Gnarr in the gay pride parade

Iceland Airwaves

Iceland Airwaves

Mirrored sky in Perlan

Mirrored sky in Perlan

South Iceland

South Iceland

Harpa Concert Hall and Conference Center

Harpa Concert Hall and Conference Center

Reykjavik pond

Reykjavik pond

Hallgrimskirkja church in downtown Reykjavik

Hallgrimskirkja church in downtown Reykjavik

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