Archive: December, 2012

New Year's Eve at the Pearl in Reykjavik. Photo by Roman Gerasymenko

Watch Iceland’s New Year’s Eve celebrations live online!

Icelanders are set to kickstart the New Year by exploding around 500 tons of fireworks!

Seal of Reykjavik. Photo by Roman Gerasymenko

Highlights of 2012 in Reykjavik, Iceland

We’ve had a very memorable year here in Reykjavik, visited some amazing places, met extraordinary people and some cute furry faces too!

Those studded tyres can sure roost a nice spray!

Motocross on Ice at Lake Kleifarvatn

Icelandic motocross daredevils racing on Ice at Lake Kleifarvatn

Fireworks at Perlan, Reykjavik. Image by Roman Gerasymenko

Fireworks display at the Pearl in Reykjavik

The Icelandic Rescue Squad treated us to an early fireworks display at the Pearl, one of Reykjavik’s most spectacular landmarks!

Höfdi House, Reykjavik, Iceland December 2012

Mike Newell to shoot new film in Reykjavik

Michael Douglas and Christoph Waltz to perform leading roles in Mike Newell’s new movie project about the Reykjavik Summit of 1986.

Tjörnin Lake, Reykjavik December 2012

Merry Christmas from Reykjavik!

Wishing you all a wonderful Christmas and a happy New Year, from everyone at!

Icelandic skate fish tucker challenge

Icelandic stinky fish challenge on St Thorlakur’s Day!

Have you taken the stinky fish tucker challenge on St. Thorlakur’s Day?

Stúfur (stubbi) one of the Icelandic Yule Lads drops by with a bag of goodies for the children

Skuggi the dog’s Christmas party

Skuggi the dog invites Reykjavík’s little people to his Christmas party at Kaffibarinn

The Icelandic Christmas Creatures

The Christmas Creatures of Reykjavik

Have you seen any of Iceland’s Christmas Creatures in Reykjavik yet?