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Jökulsárlón glacial lagoon attracts a number of film makers.

Clooney Coming to Iceland to Film

3 Oct American actor George Clooney is expected to arrive in Iceland this month in connection with the shooting of a film he will direct and in which he is to play the leading role.

A large chunk of ice from Fjallsjökull glacier falls into Fjallsárlón glacial lagoon.

Glacier in Motion

6 Sep Nature was on the move when Morgunblaðið photographer Ragnar Axelsson recently visited Fjallsárlón glacial lagoon

From Keflavík International Airport.

Departures from KEF Airport Down by 16.7 Percent

4 Jul There were 195,000 foreign tourist departures from Keflavík International Airport in June - 39,000 fewer than in June last year.

Tourists run for their lives as huge waves approach in Jökulsárlón glacial lagoon.

Tourists Escape Waves from Calving Glacier - On Video

1 Apr Tourists narrowly escaped yesterday in Southeast Iceland as Breiðamerkurjökull glacier calved in Jökulsárlón glacial lagoon, triggering huge waves.

The bridge across the lagoon.

Daredevil walks rope at Jökulsárlón glacial lagoon

28 Feb Guide Pétur Eggerz witnessed a tourist walking along a rope on the bridge at Jökulsárlón glacial lagoon in South Iceland.

The tourist got onto the iceberg to have his photo taken.

Tourist trapped on iceberg on Diamond Beach

11 Feb A tourist got into deep trouble yesterday at Jökulsárlón glacial lagoon when he became stranded on an iceberg amidst strong waves.

Temperatures have gone down to two digit figures below zero.

Toilets at glacial lagoon frozen

3 Feb The rangers at Vatnajökull national park has announced that the toilets at Jökulsárlón glacial lagoon are frozen in the big chill currently hitting Iceland.

Storm warning for today - road closures in South East Iceland

6 Dec A yellow weather warning has been issued by the Iceland Met Office for many parts of Iceland today and there will be disruption to communications in some areas. The route no.1 beneath the Eyjafjöll mountains has been closed due to the storm.

All domestic flights down and several roads closed due to storm

29 Nov All domestic flights are currently down and there will be no flights until noon at the first. All flights to and from Ísafjörður are down for the entire day. Many roads are impassable and route no.1 to Jökulsárlón is closed.

The route no.1 would close between these two red points on the map.

Iceland's route 1 probably to be closed at 6 pm due to storm

28 Nov Reynir Gunnarsson, managing director at the Höfn road administration office has told mbl.is that the route no.1 will probably be closed between Jökulsárlón glacial lagoon and Kirkjubæjarklaustur at 6 pm. At that time the situation will be assessed.

Svartifoss waterfall is in Skaftafell, by Vatnajökull Glacier.

20 stunning places to enjoy nature in South Iceland

3 Nov 2018 A list of twenty stunning places to enjoy nature in South Iceland that are all easily accessible and close to the nr. 1 ring road.

The tracks left by the vehicles in Grafarlönd, north of Herðubreið mountain on Monday.

Icelandic ‘guide’ fined for off-road driving

24 Aug 2018 On Tuesday, four drivers paid a total of ISK 1.4 million (USD 13,000, EUR 11,000) in fines for off-road driving by Jökulsárlón glacial lagoon in Breiðamerkursandur on Sunday and in the nature reserve by Grafarlönd on Monday.

Firework display at glacier lagoon on Saturday

9 Aug 2018 Fireworks over a lagoon filled with icebergs sounds like a scene out of a film, but it's actually an annual event at Jökulsárlón lagoon in South East Iceland, now taking place on Saturday, August 11th.

Heyklif, East Iceland.

Hotel Village in East Fjords

24 Jul 2018 A group of investors, residing in Monaco, is preparing the development of a hotel village by Heyklif in Stöðvarfjörður fjord, East Iceland.

Has Iceland become too expensive?

Changes in Icelandic Tourism Industry

23 Jul 2018 Changes are occurring in the Icelandic tourism industry, mbl.is reports.

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