Lighting a bonfire is a big thing in Iceland on New Year’s Eve, it’s been a tradition for many years and almost every town in Iceland light their own bonfire. The bonfires are open for everybody and children especially enjoy going there with their families. Sometimes the Santa Claus show up and the bonfires usually end with a big firework show. Usually the bonfires begin aro ...

Rebel Wilson visited Iceland last weekend with her friends. It looks like she was enjoying her time in Iceland, riding snowmobile and exploring glaciers and waterfalls. Rebel Wilson was born in Sydney Australia but later moved to the United States to follow her dream to become an actress. She is probably best known for her roles in the films Bridesmaids and as Fat Amy in Pitch ...

The 2018 Reebok CrossFit Games kicked off yesterday on August 1st in Madison, Wisconsin. The first day of the games was extremely hard and according to the athletes the hardest day one in the Reebok CrossFit Games history. For individual athletes the day included four events starting with “Crit", a 10 lap bike race on a 1,200 meter long track. Event two included 30 ring muscle ...

According to the Tourist Pulse Australians were the happiest tourists in Iceland, but they were asked how happy they were about their visit in Iceland and they gave the country 89.2 out of 100 points. The Tourist Pulse is cooperative project between Gallup, Isavia and the Icelandic Tourist Board. The tourists were rated from five categories: their general pleasure with the tri ...

A North Atlantic right whale, a rare protected species, was spotted in Reykjavik by the Whale Watching company Elding. It’s exceptionally rare to see this kind of whale outside of North America and this whale came all the way from the waters of Massachusetts in the United States. The North Atlantic right whales have been protected since 1930 and they are the rarest of all whal ...

The famous football player David Beckham and the british director Guy Ritchie are salmon fishing in Iceland according to Instagram. Beckham has been recording the journey on Instagram and wrote “They might of got knocked out the World Cup but damn, love Iceland”. The Icelandic businessman Björgólfur Thor Björgólfsson is also with them and it looks like they are having a good t ...

The British singer and songwriter Ed Sheeran wore the Icelandic football jersey on Tuesday when Iceland played against Croatia in the World Cup. It looks like Sheeran was supporting Iceland but he also wore the Jersey at the Elton John AIDS foundation bash in England on Wednesday. FOMO levels are high after seeing these party pics from The Elton John AIDS Foundation ...

Rurik Gislason only played 30 minutes for Iceland against Argentinain the World Cup on Saturday, but that was enough for him to caught the eyes of the world. After the game his Instagram followers have gone from 30,000 to 387,000.  One of the reason for Rurik's increased popularity on Instagram is apparently because Brazilian Supermodel have noticed his mesmeric looks and publ ...

Iceland draws 1-1 against Argentina on Saturday and Icelanders go crazy!  Sergio Aguero scored the first goal in the game but only 4 minutes later Aldred Finnbogason had a fairly easy finish just outside the keeper's area, Iceland's first-ever goal in the World Cup.  After 64 minute game the most incredible moment happened, the referee called a penalty after a collision betwe ...

According to the Australian Cosmopolitan, Iceland is the most Instagram-friendly place on earth. When travelling in Iceland you should get 10 times more likes on your photos then on other vacations. True or not, at least we agree that Iceland is a unique and beautiful country and everyone should be able to find something to share with their followers on Instagram. The Cosmopo ...