Christmas tree lit.

Christmas Season Begins

Yesterday, on the first Sunday of Advent, the lights of the so-called Oslo Christmas tree were lit at Austurvöllur square in downtown Reykjavík.


Björk on World’s Largest Stage

In a TV interview on the news analysis program Kastljós last night, Icelandic musician Björk spoke of the world of virtual reality, which she has embraced.

‘Trapped’ Wins Prix Europa Award

Baltasar Kormákur’s mystery TV series ‘Trapped’ (‘Ófærð’), set in East Iceland, received a television award at Prix Europa, the European broadcasting festival, in Berlin on Friday.

Viking sword.

Viking Sword on Display

Sunday, October 9, you’ll have a chance to see the Viking sword, recently discovered in South Iceland, with your own eyes.