The Icelandic Met Office has advised travellers to stay away from Grímsvötn area, where a glacial flood has started.
Nature & Travel
Sea ice is fast approaching the Westfjords of Iceland due to a specific set of weather circumstances.
The rock ptarmigan population has been experiencing a healthy increase in the last year according to the Icelandic Institute of Natural History
"Don't attempt to cross any river you aren't 100% sure you can cross safely as you are entirely responsible for any damage to your car. There is no river crossing insurance."
Arctic skua are migratory; these birds flew 14,000 kilometers [8,699 miles] from their wintering grounds in the southern hemisphere to their nesting site in Iceland.
The Environment Agency of Iceland closed both trails earlier in the spring when they became untraversable due to an excess of foot traffic and wet weather.
The Byko ravens have drawn a number of loyal viewers and not just in Iceland: among the fam’s many fans is a group of raven enthusiasts in Germany.
The woman, who was eighty years old, was on holiday with her family when she fell on the footpath leading from the parking lot to the beach.
Tour guides employed by foreign companies in Iceland are receiving a daily salary of just ISK 12-15 000 ($115-140/€100-120).
Police in West Iceland stopped the illegal collection of parking fees at Hraunfossar and Barnafossar waterfalls in West Iceland yesterday.
Though the tunnel is still several months from completion, Apple’s GPS services had already updated it as a viable route between Akureyri and Húsavík.
The number of foreign travellers at Keflavík International Airport decreased this April for the first time since 2010.
Apple’s GPS service Apple Maps is leading tourists on a dangerous route through an unfinished tunnel in North Iceland.
So-called expedition ships, often marketed as nature or birding tours, carry 150 – 400 passengers and are becoming increasingly popular in Iceland.