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Hallgrímskirkja

Hallgrímskirkja among ‘World’s Strangest Buildings’

By Emilía S. Ólafs...
According to the website strangebuildings.com , Hallgrímskirkja, Reykjavík’s iconic church, is one of the strangest buildings in the world. It should be noted that the list is interactive and constantly updated according to votes, with Hallgrímskirkja at 3rd place at the time of writing.
Annie Mist

Annie Mist Wins Silver at CrossFit Games

By Emilía S. Ólafs...
Icelandic CrossFit champion Annie Mist Þórisdóttir won second place in the individual women’s category at the International CrossFit Games held last week in Los Angeles. Canadian Camille Leblanc-Bazinet was the victor of the category, winning her the title of fittest woman in the world.
Crowd at ATP Iceland 2014

ATP Iceland Announces Belle & Sebastian

By Eygló Svala Arn...
With memories from the last festival still fresh, organizers of ATP Iceland have already announced the first headliner for next year: Belle & Sebastian will perform at Ásbrú, the former NATO base in Keflavík, on July 2 as part of ATP Iceland 2015.
search rescue

Search and Rescue Called Out to Assist Hikers

By Eygló Svala Arn...
Last weekend members of ICE-SAR search and rescue were called out to assist hikers in different regions of Iceland, as well as drivers who had run into difficulties. No one was harmed but some of these operations were extensive and took a long time.
Kiriyama Family album cover

Top 10 in Iceland

By Zoë Robert
The Top 10 in the Icelandic music charts this week.

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Gnarr!

Former Reykjavík mayor, Jón Gnarr, gives a candid inside look into his personal and political life in his memoir.
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