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Magma erupting at Holuhraun in 2014.

Katla eruption: not if, but when...

Considerable seismic activity has continued under Mýrdalsjökull glacier today, after strong quakes – the strongest in decades – in the early hours of this morning.

Magma erupting at Holuhraun in 2014.

Katla eruption: not if, but when...

Considerable seismic activity has continued under Mýrdalsjökull glacier today, after strong quakes – the strongest in decades – in the early hours of this morning.

What this couple WON’T miss when they leave Iceland

This young couple making a new life in Denmark have made a video about the aspects of living in Iceland that they won’t miss once they are gone.

Weather

Cloudy

Today

10 °C

Light rain

Later today

11 °C

Clear sky

Tomorrow

11 °C

The incident is under police investigation.

Man driving black jeep tries to entice schoolchild

Police are investigating a child enticement case which occurred this morning in Kópavogur, a municipality of Reykjavik this morning.

Tourist charged €800 to leave banned Iceland plane wreck site

Police are investigating a case of a foreign tourist being charged €800 (ISK 100,000) for ignoring road closure signs and driving around a famous Icelandic tourist site.

Kaupþing.

Anger at six-figure executive bonuses

Plans are afoot at Icelandic holding company Kaupþing to shower “key employees” with bonuses of up to ISK 100 million (approx. €765,000) each.

Up to twelve flights a day from Iceland to London

There has never been more competition on the Iceland-London route, with five airlines offering scheduled services to the British capital over the 2016-17 winter season.

The Árbæjarlaug swimming pool in Reykjavik.

All-gender changing rooms to be put up in all Reykjavik swimming pools

Today's edition of Morgunblaðið reports that all changing rooms in the city's swimming pools will be fitted with an all-gender changing booth.

Powerful quakes hit Iceland’s Katla volcano

A series of earthquakes struck the South Iceland volcano of Katla last night – two of them well over magnitude 4 in strength.

The Jökulsárlón glacial lagoon in East Iceland shot from above this weekend.

Constant flow of tourists to glacial lagoon

As can be seen in this photograph, the wave of tourists to Jökulsárlón lagoon is still riding high at the end of August.

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Day Tours

Hot Springs and Lava Cave Hike

Hot Springs and Lava Cave Hike

From €179

Caving and hiking in Bláfjöll, the Hengill area and Reykjadalur, including a swim in a warm creek.
Duration: 7 hours (4 hours hiking).

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Keflavik Airport

Scheduled Airline From Status
04:30 WW126 Boston Confirm. 04:05
04:10 WW162 San Francisco Confirm. 04:20
04:40 WW146 Toronto Confirm. 04:30
05:05 WW118 Baltimore Washington Confirm. 04:51
Scheduled Airline Destination Status
02:45 VY6181 Rome Fiumicino Departed 02:45
06:00 6F161 Palma On Time
06:20 WW810 London Gatwick On Time
06:00 WW404 Paris CDG Confirm. 06:30
Light and color in flux

Light and color in flux

Gerðuberg Culture House - Reykjavík City Library

Tue 30 Aug , 10:00–18:00 (and later)