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Alafoss

Local Tip Make sure to make the most out of your trip to Mosfellsbaer. You could for example visit Gljufrasteinn, the museum dedicated to the life and work of nobel prize winning author Halldor Laxness.

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Den Danske Kro

Local Tip Perfect to watch a sports game with a Tuborg Classic in your hand!

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Dark Music Days - Myrkir Músíkdagar

Dark Music Days - Myrkir Músíkdagar

29 Jan - 1 Feb

Described by the Times as “ever-diversifying… a hot ticket in a cultural hotspot,” Dark Music Days provides Iceland’s foremost platform for showcasing innovative and progressive contemporary music in Iceland. Established by the Society of Icelandic Composers in 1980, the festival places emphasis on premiering new and often... more »

Festive Sounds At The Turn Of The Year

Festive Sounds At The Turn Of The Year

31 Jan

Festive music for 3 trumpets, organ and timpanis. Trumpet players Ásgeir H. Steingrímsson, Eiríkur Örn Pálsson and Einar St. Jónsson, organist Hörður Áskelsson and timpanist Eggert Pálsson perform splendid festive songs by Vivaldi, Purcell, Bach and Albinoni. The New Year‘s mood is set by the Festive Sounds of the long time... more »

TAUGAR

TAUGAR

6 Feb - 26 Feb

Iceland Dance Company offers a unique and experimental double bill at Reykjavík City Theatre during Reykjavik Dance Festival. CLOAK by Saga Sigurðardóttir to the original music by Hallvarður Ásgeirsson A group of people join together to co-exist. CLOAK is no less a ceremony than a piece of dance: A ceremony about love - love... more »

Bat Out Of Hell - Meatloaf Tribute Extravaganza

Bat Out Of Hell - Meatloaf Tribute Extravaganza

7 Feb

Bat Out Of Hell - the Extravagant Meatloaf Tribute show originally opened in May 2014 and was received very eagerly. So eagerly in fact, that it will now open again in 2015, due to popular demand. This enthusiasm should not surprise anyone, of course, because Bat out of Hell remains the most sold foreign record ever in Iceland. The Concert... more »

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Kopar Seafood Restaurant at the Old Harbour

Kopar is a restaurant by the old harbour in Reykjavik which has an emphasis on adventure and experience in a brasserie setting. Their menu is composed of various locally sourced ingredients... 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

Reykjavik pond

Reykjavik pond

Dyrhólaey

Dyrhólaey

Mayor Jon Gnarr in the gay pride parade

Mayor Jon Gnarr in the gay pride parade

A view of the city from Hallgrímskirkja church

A view of the city from Hallgrímskirkja church

Iceland Airwaves concert

Iceland Airwaves concert

Gullfoss

Gullfoss

Mirrored sky in Perlan

Mirrored sky in Perlan

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