The 4,000 ton cargo vessel Green Maloy was stranded at around 1 am this morning when sailing out of the harbor in Þórshöfn, Northeast Iceland.
“No tourist knows if they are in Kópavogur, Hafnarfjörður or Reykjavík, and they don’t care,” mayor of Hafnafjörður, Iceland’s third biggest town, at the capital area marketing conference yesterday.
Einar Bárðarson, chair of Visit Reykjavík, said that the capital area needed a new slogan...
Police in Reykjavík received two calls during the storm last night about a person who walked to the lighthouse at the northern end of the harbor and did not return.
Search and rescue services were sent out to Faxaflói Bay off Reykjavík yesterday after receiving an emergency call that a boat was sinking in the bay.
There is a big difference between days of the week when it comes to people driving through red lights during morning rush hour traffic, according to a new two-week study by Icelandic insurance company VÍS.
On Thursdays, close to 60 percent of drivers drove through a red light in the...
Iceland is known for having one of the highest life expectancies in the world. As of the end of 2013, there were 38 Icelanders who were 100 years old or older.
Three brothers from Kópasker in Northern Iceland have produced many videos for the yearly local Thorrablót. Their sketch called the Wooden Spoon Trick has been a megahit in Iceland and...