Close to Iceland's Keflavík International Airport lies a special bridge. It connects two continents, America to the west and Europe to the east, as it lies across the point where two tectonic plates are diverging. A few minutes southwards from the bridge is Gunnuhver, a hot spring area named after a ghost.
24.10.2013 | 11:00
Icy Roads Across Iceland
Roads around Iceland are icy today with snow cover and slippery conditions in some areas, including on Hellisheiði pass on the way from Reykjavík to South Iceland, ruv.is reports.
Photo: Páll Stefánsson/Iceland Review.
Snow or sleet has been falling in many parts of the country.
The Reykjavík District Court today handed four former key executives and majority owners of Kaupþing Bank the heaviest sentence ever given in Iceland for economic fraud in the so-called Al-Thani case.
The October-December issue of the print edition of Iceland Review is packed with interesting material, such as a travel feature on Flatey Island, interview with chair of Samtökin 78 – The National Queer Association Anna Pála Sverrisdóttir and a guide to spotting the northern lights accompanied by Páll Stefánsson’s photos. Click here to view a selection of pages from the current issue and here to subscribe.