Reykjavik: Iceland's recipe for survival

Watch on YouTube See how a financial crisis turned into an opportunity to revive culinary traditions and revolutionize Icelandic cuisine. Runtime: 25 min.

Get To Know Reykjavik, Iceland

In Iceland, Welcome to the Craft Liquor Revolution

The distilleries are found across the Nordic island but the spirits are available in many of Reykjavik’s bars, where mixologists also are experienc...

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Iceland’s buddy brilliant stopover scheme

Stopovers usually mean dull airport lounges. But in Reykjavik, Icelandair staff will show you their country for the day – for free. By Carole Cadwa...

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Iceland's Turf House Tradition

on This excellent report from UNESCO World Heritage records the history and design of the country's traditional domestic turf-built archit...

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Sperm Whales Clicking You Inside Out

Author James Nestor explains the power of Sperm whales’ click communications. Runtime: 6 min.


Iceland Indie Music Playlist

Compiled by IMX, a good collection of tracks from the country's hot indie-music scene.

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Discover Reykjavik: How Reykjavik in Iceland uses geothermal energy

How does a remote city such as Reykjavik mark its spot on the map? In this Monocle podcast, the mayor of Reykjavik, Dagur Eggertsson, explains how the...

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Iceland Rescue

A family stranded in a snowfield. A woman with vertigo on a mountain. A hiker falling in lava. These are just some of the jobs for Slysavarnafélagið...

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