Vala Hafstad

Vala Hafstað

Staff Writer
Petra Hucke

Petra Hucke

Juliana Bjornsdottir

Júlíana Björnsdóttir

Edward Hancox

Edward Hancox

Marín Rós Tumadóttir

Marín Rós Tumadóttir

Alëx Elliott

Contributing Web Editor

Zoë Robert

Deputy and Web Editor Iceland Review/Atlantica
Outside Laugarásvídeó store

Iceland’s Largest Video Store to Close

Laugarásvídeó, Iceland’s largest video store, located on Dalbraut in Reykjavík, is to close after 30 years of operation. The store is one of the last remaining video stores in the country.

Trim Castle, Ireland

Icelandic Travel Website Expands to Ireland

Icelandic travel planning and booking website TripCreator now offers users to plan trips to Ireland, as announced today. The company plans to add a third destination before the end of the year and other destinations across Europe and North America in 2016.


More Photos from Iceland Airwaves

It’s hard to believe but it’s just over a week since Iceland Airwaves 2015 music festival came to an end. Here we bring you some images of some of the stand-out acts this year.

French Embassy in Iceland following the Paris Attacks, November 2015

Iceland Shows Solidarity with France

Icelanders and members of the French community in Iceland gathered in front of the French Embassy in Reykjavík this evening to show solidarity with France and pay their respects to the individuals who were killed or injured in the string of six attacks in Paris last night. A book of condolences...

Refugees on Lesbos, Greece

Icelandic Red Cross Sends Delegate to Greece

The Icelandic Red Cross has sent a delegate, Páll Biering, associate professor of psychiatric nursing, to Greece. This is the first time this century that Iceland sends a delegate to a country within Europe.

From Handverk og Hönnun

Icelandic Design Fair Opens

The Design and Craft Fair (‘Handverk og Hönnun’) at Reykjavík City Hall in downtown Reykjavík opened yesterday. Various crafts and design studios in Iceland are represented at the fair, which has been held since 2006.