Author: - The Reykjavik Grapevine

Tourists: The New Herring?


Siglufjörður is a beautiful fishing village, about an hour’s drive north of Akureyri on the northern coast of Iceland. The…

The Fate Of Small-Town Iceland: An Update From Flateyri


Back in January I wrote an article for The Grapevine about the bankruptcy of the fish factory in Flateyri, a…

A Distress Call From Small Town Iceland


Logging on to the Icelandic news media today, I was surprised to see some familiar faces in Flateyri waving distress…