Iceland Monitor Wed, 10 Aug 2022 08:00:00 +0000Children under 12 years old cannot visit the eruption site
The Chief of Police in the Reykjanes peninsula has decided to ban people going with children under 12 years old to the eruption site in Meradalir. The site is closed today due to weather, but should open tomorrow.
Tue, 09 Aug 2022 13:00:00 +0000HBO preparing to shoot True Detective: Night Country in Iceland
HBO is already in Iceland preparing for season 4 of True Detective: Night Country that will be shot here. The popular series was given the green light last May with a likely premiere in 2023. First the scene locations need to be found and a lot of...Tue, 09 Aug 2022 09:54:00 +0000The eruption site still closed today
The police in the Reykjanes peninsula has issued a statement saying that the eruption site will continue to be closed today because of the weather. It is likely that it won't open until tomorrow morning.
Mon, 08 Aug 2022 11:00:00 +0000The eruption site at Meradalir opens tomorrow, Tuesday, at 10AM
Einar Bessi Gestsson a natural disaster expert at the Met Office told mbl.is this morning that there have not been a lot of changes in the eruption at Meradalir since last night, by the looks of webcam footage.
Mon, 08 Aug 2022 08:35:51 +0000Injured after falling 30 meters down
A man fell 20-30 meters down a gorge in Norðurdalur by the highway going up Steingrímsfjarðarheiði í Strandir yesterday.
Iceland Reykjavik Grapvine Tue, 09 Aug 2022 11:00:58 +0000The Icelandic Roundup: Vilhjálmur Hjálmarsson, Chair Of The ADHD Association
On this issue of the podcast, Josie Anne and Valur are joined by Vilhjálmur Hjálmarsson, the Chair of ADHD Samtökin,...
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Slagtog empowers participants with verbal and physical skills to combat violence As participants leave their first feminist self defense workshop,...
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Tue, 09 Aug 2022 10:45:31 +0000Flag-Coloured Pearl Found At Archaeological Dig
A pearl with the Icelandic flag colours from the beginning of Icelandic settlement was found during an archaeoligical dig in...
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Tue, 09 Aug 2022 10:38:56 +0000Spot The Sunset! Some Of Our Favourite Sunset Views
Grapevine’s guide on where to catch the midnight sun Sunsets in Reykjavík offer something otherworldly to the beholder, whether you’re...
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Tue, 09 Aug 2022 10:36:10 +0000Hot Dogs And Hot Chocolate On Esja: Testing Our Patience And Resolve
Across the waters of Faxaflói Bay from Reykjavík resides Esjan—the dark, often cloud-covered mountain considered the quintessential Icelandic hike. Esjan...
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