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Make sure you don't miss the fireworks by Harpa on Saturday night.

Weird events to explore on Culture Night

Over 300 events are scheduled for Reykjavík’s 22nd Culture Night this Saturday.

Make sure you don't miss the fireworks by Harpa on Saturday night.

Weird events to explore on Culture Night

Over 300 events are scheduled for Reykjavík’s 22nd Culture Night this Saturday.

"Don't go to Reykjavík"

Travel website The Culture Trip has put Reykjavík on a list of tourist destinations to be avoided this summer. The list also includes Venice, Rome, Milan and Barcelona among others.

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Search and rescue teams near the area where the body of Nika Begadze was found.

Body recovered from Hvítá River in South Iceland

The South Iceland Police Department says that the body of a man found in Hvítá River in South Iceland yesterday is believed to be that of a 22-year old asylum seeker.

A vehicle from the highland rescue team.

SAR teams called out to find lost tourist on Mt.Hekla

Rescue teams from South Iceland were called out at ten pm last night to find a lost tourist on Mount Hekla.

Thousands participate in Reykjavik Pride Parade

It's a beautiful sunny day in Reykjavik and a great number of people are participating in the Reykjavik Pride Parade.

. The famous golden hall "Gyllti salurinn" of Hótel Borg with the fresco in the ceiling.

Style: Jamie's Italian pays homage to Hótel Borg's rich past

A closer look at how Hótel Borg's restaurant was refurbished to accommodate Jamie's Italian.

This scallop dish from Sjávarpakkhúsið brings exotic flavours to a local ingredient.

Weekend: Famous recipe for scallops from Stykkishólmur

Icelandic scallop is considered quite a delicacy and is caught in the Breiðafjörður fjord in West Iceland. Restaurant Sjávarpakkhúsið in Stykkishólmur is renowned for its scallop recipe which is divulged here.

The Pride Parade last year in Reykjavik.

Asexuals march for the first time at Reykjavik Pride

This year, asexuals join the Reykjavik Pride Parade for the first time. The parade takes part in the city centre tomorrow bringing the Reykjavik Pride to a close.

The scout centre at Úlfljótsvatn lake in South Iceland.

Dozens of young scouts travelling in Iceland stricken with stomach bug

Foreign scouts aged 10 - 25 staying at Úlfljótsvatn in South Iceland have come down with what appears to be the norovirus. Over 170 scouts were transported to a rescue centre in Hveragerði with 62 of them sick.

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Northern Lights Mystery

Northern Lights Mystery

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Given good weather conditions, look for Northern Lights away from the light pollution in Reykjavik.
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Keflavik Airport

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Gallery Talk in English every Friday in May

Gallery Talk in English every Friday in May

Kjarvalsstaðir - Reykjavík Art Museum

Fri 18 Aug , 14:00–14:30 (and later)