What this couple WON’T miss when they leave Iceland

29 Aug 2016 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.

Guðmundur Guðmundsson (left) and the Danish players celebrating their victory.

Icelanders driving force behind Olympic handball success

22 Aug 2016 Three of the six medals won in the handball competition of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games were won by teams under Icelandic managers.

Daniel Carlsen.

Danish nationalists hit back at “ashamed” Icelanders

11 Jul 2016 Leader of the Danish far-right nationalist Party of the Danes Daniel Carsen has dropped a video on social media accusing Iceland of being ashamed of the fact that their national football team is “Icelandic”.

The word France shown in inverted commas.

Iceland FA slams far-right racist Euro 2016 image

7 Jul 2016 The Football Association of Iceland (KSÍ) has condemned the unauthorised use of a photograph of an Icelandic player on a race-related image published by a Danish far-right nationalist political party.

Icelandic design ‘Iceland in Euro 2016’ key-chain

4 Jul 2016 Euro 2016 may be over for Iceland, but that’s no reason for our pride in Iceland’s national football team to waver.

Copenhagen, Denmark.

Icelanders club together to aid homeless compatriot

2 May 2016 A group of Icelandic expats in the Danish capital of Copenhagen have responded massively to a call for help to assist a fellow Icelander living on the streets of the city.

Girl Power: Reykjavikurdætur project a strong feminist image.

Rap group Reykjavikurdætur at Roskilde music festival

1 Mar 2016 Icelandic female rap group Reykjavikurdætur have announced a tour of Britain in March and an appearance at the Roskilde music festival in Denmark in June.

Crowds on Laugavegur in downtown Reykjavik.

Population: Foreign nationals on the rise - Icelanders moving abroad

2 Feb 2016 The population of Iceland increased by 1.440 individuals in the last quarter of 2015 with 970 babies born and 520 people who died. Most of the foreign nationals who moved to Iceland last year were from Denmark.

The royal couple entering Harpa concert hall today, designed by Henning Larsen architects and artist Ólafur Elíasson.

Danish Prince and Princess visit Harpa

22 Jan 2016 Prince Joachim of Denmark and his wife Princess Marie visited Harpa Concert Hall and Conference Centre earlier today. Our photographer captured this photo of them walking inside.

HRH Joachim and Marie of Denmark.

Danish royal visit to Iceland

11 Jan 2016 Iceland is soon due a royal visit – in the form of HRH Prince Joachim of Denmark and his French-born wife, Princess Marie of Denmark.

66°North opens second shop in Denmark

25 Sep 2015 Icelandic clothing manufacturer 66°North opened a brand-new branch in Copenhagen, Denmark today.

An Estonian Air aircraft.

Akureyri-Copenhagen service next summer?

24 Sep 2015 A final decision is expected to be taken towards the end of the year, on the basis of demand for the service.

The Gothenburg ran aground in Iceland in 1718.

Expedition to 18th-century shipwreck

24 Aug 2015 Plans are being made to mount an expedition to recover chains, cannon and ballast from the Danish warship Gothenburg, which sunk a short distance from the estuary of Ölfusá river in South Iceland in 1718.

Copenhagen's new Cirkelbroen bridge.

New Danish bridge inspired by Iceland

24 Aug 2015 The new Cirkelbroen bridge in Copenhagen, Denmark, designed by Danish-Icelandic artist Ólafur Elíasson, was formally opened this weekend.

Denmark is the destination of choice for many Icelandic tourists this summer.

Denmark first among Icelandic tourists

29 Jul 2015 Denmark is the most popular foreign destination for Icelandic tourists in July, according to Icelandic travel search engine website Dohop.




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