Rescue workers from Hella, Hvolsvöllur and Vík í Mýrdal , South Iceland, were called out to Hrafntinnusker mountain this morning to assist hikers in trouble.
The CEO of Europcar, Akureyri, states that Asian drivers more frequently have car accidents than other tourists in Iceland.
Despite extremely difficult circumstances, numerous rescue workers and police officers succeeded overnight in saving a foreign couple trapped in the Nesskriður mountain slope, east of Siglufjörður, North Iceland.
The trip of a young, American couple to Þórsmörk, the popular hiking area north of Eyjafjallajökull glacier, ended in an entirely different kind of Þórsmörk in Borgarfjörður, West Iceland, thanks to their GPS.
Funding has not yet been guaranteed for installing temporary restroom facilities at various stops along the Ring Road in Iceland, RÚV reports.
A letter was delivered to the farmers at Hólar in Hvammsveit, West Iceland, at the end of March, although it included neither the recipients’ names nor their address.
Rescue workers from Vík í Mýrdal, South Iceland, were called out this afternoon to assist a foreign woman who was trapped in a landslide by Reynisfjara beach.
Two young women broke their back during a boat ride organized by a sightseeing tour agency in Vestmannaeyjar islands two weeks ago.
During the first two weeks of May, the police in South Iceland collected ISK 6.5 million (USD 52,000, EUR 47,000) in speeding tickets.
The municipal council of Mýrdalshreppur, South Iceland, has banned short-term renting of apartments in Vík í Mýrdal and vicinity.
The Vatnajökull National Park has issued a warning regarding the seasonal weakening of the walls of ice caves in Vatnajökull glacier.
This year, twenty-five airlines will offer scheduled flights to Keflavík International Airport from more than 80 cities on the both sides of the Atlantic Ocean.
Warning signs and hindrances on Dyrhólaey, South Iceland, appear to be disregarded by many tourists.
The number of Chinese tourists in Iceland has increased almost tenfold since 2010, from about 5.000 to about 48,000.
The road leading to the US plane wreck on Sólheimasandur, South Iceland, has been closed by landowners.
Minister of Industries and Innovation Ragnheiður Elín Árnadóttir hopes that work on projects ensuring tourist safety will begin as soon as possible.
Adam Hotel, which made headlines earlier this year for recommending that guests drink bottled water, sold at the hotel, instead of from the tap, is in the news again.
A jewelry store, which has been operating on Laugavegur, downtown Reykjavík, since 1904, will be replaced by a tourist shop.
A tourist, who had called for assistance after getting lost hiking along Fimmvörðurháls, in the highlands in South Iceland, was found unharmed in his tent last night.
A huge chunk of ice that fell from Seljalandsfoss waterfall, South Iceland, yesterday came close to hitting one of the tourists in the area in the head.
According to updated projections by Isavia, the company which runs Keflavík International Airport, 6.7 million passengers will go through the airport this year, RÚV reports.