A buttered roll with ham and cheese being sold for ISK 1,190 [USD 11, EUR 10] is an anomaly, according to Helga Árnadóttir, director of the Icelandic Travel Industry Association.
Icelandic President Guðni Th. Jóhannesson ascended to the top of Hvannadalshnjúkur, the highest peak in Iceland last week.
The Icelandic football documentary ‘Inside a Volcano: The Rise of Icelandic Football’ won the Golden Whistle, or first prize, at the Kicking+Screening (K+S) Soccer Film Festival in New York City.
Icelandic police will be visibly armed during the upcoming National Day celebrations on June 17, and possibly at other large festivals over summer.
A fire yesterday in the Beruvíkurhraun lava field in West Iceland’s Snæfellsnes National Park was caused by a cigarette butt.
The Icelandic women’s national football team lost to Brazil in an international friendly match last night.