Fireworks Reykjavík

Debate Over Fireworks Flares

Icelanders’ tradition of setting off huge amounts of fireworks on New Year’s Eve has been the subject of debate this year due to its environmental impact.

Hay Bale Wrappings Fight Cancer

Proceedings from the sale of pink and blue hay bale wrappings raised money and awareness for breast and bladder cancer. The proceedings went to Krabbameinsfélag Íslands (The Cancer Association of Iceland)

Ice-skating rink in Ingólfstorg

Ice-Skating Rink Opens in Downtown Reykjavík

Telecommunication Company NOVA, in co-operation with Samsung and the city of Reykjavík, have opened an ice skating rink in Ingólfsstræti square, downtown Reykjavík.