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Travel Trivia

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Which Icelandic volcano can visitors go inside? 

Experience The Arctic North

With summer winding down, now is a great time to plan your winter vacation to Akureyri. Icelandair is now offering a 6-day, 4-night Northern Lights Escape package starting at $909 per person, which includes roundtrip air on Icelandair from select gates, four nights at Icelandair Hotels, a Northern Lights Tour in Akureyri, Scandinavian breakfasts, and much more. Click here to learn more about this amazing Icelandair travel deal.

And The Winner Is…

The winner of the Honeymoon in Iceland Facebook photo contest has been announced! Jessica and Jamie of Macon, Georgia have won the romantic getaway of a lifetime with their entry “Send us from the deep south to our dream in the far north!”. Click here to read more about the contest and view their "thank you" video!

Travel Deals

Caving and Snorkeling Day Trip

Explore the hidden world of the lava field under Thingvellir National Park in the morning, and then immerse yourself in the crystal clear waters of the Silfra fissure in the afternoon! This adventurous day trip operates through September 15. To book your day trip, click here.

In the News

The New York Times

Researchers in Iceland are closer to answers in preventing Alzheimer’s disease.

Rolling Stone

Rising stars Of Monsters and Men debut a remix and talk with the music magazine.

Celebrate Reykjavik Culture

One of Iceland’s most popular events is quickly approaching on August 18 - Reykjavik Culture Night! Culture Night is an annual arts festival celebrating the country’s theater, music, arts, and cuisine, and kicks off with the Islandsbanki Reykjavik Marathon. With a spectacular fireworks display and Reykjavik’s exciting nightlife, there’s no reason to miss this festival under the midnight sun. Click here for more.


Winter Wellness Getaway

Revive yourself with a visit to Reykjavik and bask in its crisp, clean air and geothermal pools. Relax and recharge your body and soul while enjoying the spectacular nature Iceland has to offer. Double occupancy rooms start at $877. Click here for more information.



CNN ranks Iceland’s trip inside the Thrihnukagigur volcano on their “27 Must-Sees On This Incredible Planet” list.

Wall Street Journal

Iceland unites North America and Europe to develop the International Appalachian Trail.

Russell Crowe and A-List Cast Film ‘Noah’ In Iceland

Crowe stars in the biblical adaptation now on location in Iceland.

Picnic Concert Series At Iceland’s Nordic House

Gather at the greenhouse on Thursday evenings for outdoor musical concerts.


Sigur Ros Announces The Mystery Film Experiment

Create a music video to a track from the new album Valtari for a chance to win $5,000.

Days of Gray Indie Film To Shoot In Iceland

Icelandic band Hjaltalin scores the silent-dialogue film.
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