Last Words: Eat, Pray, Love Hot Dogs

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“Happy birthday hot dogs,” I whisper with closed eyes, standing in the cooler in Bónus. I’ve just noticed that the…

Surviving Reykjavík In Between Selfies

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“Am I culturally appropriating if I buy this Viking helmet?” you ask your spouse in the most authentic Puffin store…

PHOTOS: Snowmobiling On Langjökull

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Take a sneak peek at our snowmobiling trip on Langjökull last weekend. Former Intern-Hannah, now known as Freelance-Hannah Jane Cohen…

IN PICTURES: Sykur & The Mystical Crowd At Airwaves Day Two

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Our photographer Art Bicnick continues frantically capturing through the magical medium that is photography. Without further ado, we present to…

IN PICTURES: First Day Of Airwaves

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One of our photographers, Art Bicnick, got really busy last night. In all, he shot six venues and fourteen gigs….

Legendary Hotdog Stand Bæjarins Beztu Forced To Move

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The latest casualty of the hotel construction boom is famous hotdog stand Bæjarins Beztu, as the restaurant has been forced…

Czech It Out: Iceland Wins At Football!

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Iceland sits at the top of group A in the qualifying competition for UEFA Euro 2016 after a thrilling 2…

Every Icelandic Hotdog Condiment Combination, Rated — Part 2; With Analysis!

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Welcome back. If you are just joining us on this treatise on taste, read the first part of our review…

Progressive MP Projectile Vomited At The Pentagon, Plot Thickens

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The curious case of the projectile vomiting MP continues to develop, with conflicting stories of his health coming from fellow…

Vet Strike Getting Serious: KFC To Close Due To Chicken Shortage

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KFC estimates that they  have just enough chicken to stay open through the weekend due to the nationwide shortage, mbl reports. The…

Guy Cleans Seljavallalaug For Hits And Clicks?

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An Icelandic man got fed up with how dirty Seljavallalaug has become and cleaned it, whilst taping himself. The pool…

Landslide Wrecks Dyrhólaey Trail

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The trail leading to Dyrahólaey was wrecked yesterday after a landslide, according to Vísir. Dyrhólaey lies just off the coast…

Every Icelandic Hotdog Condiment Combination, Rated — Part 1

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You asked for it. We did it. We’ve all been there: standing in front of Bæjarins Beztu with our gaping mouths…

Danes Continue To Exploit Iceland, Now Selling Skyr In The UK

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Danish milk producer Arla has begun selling skyr in the UK, the dairy product’s Icelandic origin being a point of…

PHOTOS: Iceland Celebrates 4/20 In Front Of Parliament

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The fifth annual 4/20 cannabis celebration-slash legalization demonstration commenced in front of Alþingi at Austurvöllur square today at, um, 16:20….

Pirate Party MP: If I Become The Interior Minister, Edward Snowden Gets Citizenship

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Current leader of the Pirate Party, Birgitta Jónsdóttir, is going to keep on pushing for citizenship for famous whistleblower Edward…

Police: Easter Bunny Killed?

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In a bizarre reaction to the death of three rabbits, the Reykjavík Metropolitan Police ponder if the Easter bunny was…

EVE Fan Fest: THE FIRST EVER VIRTUAL REALITY TOURNAMENT

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The audience stands behind a fence. The event is streaming live on Twitch. The three live commentators make awkward jokes…

Pirate Party Largest Political Party In Iceland

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The Pirate Party is now the largest political party in Iceland, according to a new survey by MMR. Support for…

We Finally Found An Icelandic Musician The Lads Like!

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A two year old Icelandic boy is straddling the internet like a colossus with a cover of Ed Sheeran’s Thinking…

In Pictures: 7,000 Protest Breaking EU Talks

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About 7,000 Icelanders protested in front of parliament today, objecting to Foreign Minister Gunnar Bragi Sveinsson declaring European Union accession…

Drone Porn: Top 10 Waterfalls Of Iceland

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Have you ever looked at a waterfall in Iceland and thought I wonder how this would look like if I…

Icelanders Really Jailed Some Bankers Today

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The former CEO of Kaupþing, former chairman of the board of Kaupþing, former CEO of Kaupþing Luxembourg and former owner…

No One Wants To Fight Gunnar Nelson’s Teammates

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Members of Gunnar Nelson’s MMA club, Mjölnir MMA, have found it increasingly difficult to get opponents to fight them. Gunnar’s…

Seismic Activity In Snæfellsjökull

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Both Snæfellsjökull and Lóujökull are active volcanoes according to a new study by German scientists, Vísir reports. Volcanologist Haraldur Sigurðsson…

Scout Movement And Golf Club Receive Cultural Grants

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Ministry of Science, Education and Culture continued to broaden its definition of culture, this time allotting grants earmarked for professional…

Trees Coming Back — View Probably Disappearing

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An 1100 year era of decline for birch forests in Iceland is over, with the area of natural forests growing…

Drone Footage Of Bárðabunga

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American television show Good Morning America flew two drones over Holuhraun lava field where the Bárðabunga eruption is taking place….

The Approach To Ísafjörður Airport Is Extremely Shareable

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It is “one of the most scenic and challenging approaches in the world” according to Boldmethod, a Buzzfeed of aviation…

Kópavogur Solves Gender Pay Gap By Lowering Man’s Income

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The town of Kópavogur lowered a man’s income after an equality complaint committee ruled that he couldn’t receive higher pay…