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  • Icelandic sea monster competition for Loch Ness Monster
    Nessie, move over: The Icelandic Sea Monster video is 'authentic'
    Legends never die, right? One in particular, the so-called "Icelandic Sea Monster," has recently gotten an endorsement from a governing body. Be afraid Nessie, be very afraid. According toa Slatereport, a video from 2012 that purports to...
  • Iceland lake monster caught on tape? SEE IT: Iceland's 'Worm Monster' debated
    Iceland lake monster caught on tape? SEE IT: Iceland's 'Worm Monster' debated
    The Iceland lake monster, caught on tape in 2012, has been scrutinized by the finest cryptozoologists, fable lovers and other truth seekers, and an official ruling has been achieved: aye hún er raunveruleg! (Icelandic for “Aye, She’s...
  • Iceland Lake Monster the real deal says panel of experts
    Iceland Lake Monster caught on tape: Panel deems footage real
    It is a legend, but now it looks like it may be real, as video footage of the Iceland Lake Monster emerges and a panel of experts believe it is an authentic piece of evidence. The name that the folks in Iceland call their Nessie is &ldquo...
  • Does Iceland have its very own Loch Ness Monster?
    Does Iceland have its very own Loch Ness Monster?
    It would appear that the strange image captured in a 2012 video is a creature not unlike that which inhabits Loch Ness in Scotland, or so a "Truth Commission" has confirmed. The Huffington Post UK reported Sept. 19 that the video of a...
  • Icelanic Airlines announces seasonal non-stop service from Portland, Oregon
    Icelandic Airlines announces new seasonal non-stop service from Portland, Oregon
    Great news for travelers living in Oregon interested in visiting Iceland. Today, September 9th, Icelandic Airlines announced, by press release, that it begin seasonal non-stop service from Portland, Oregon to Reykjavik, Iceland beginning May 20,...
  • Holuhraun eruption
    Truth Commission: Icelandic Lake Monster Does Exist
    Lost in all the excitement of a possible volcanic eruption capable of stopping air flights as it did in 2010 or maybe the fault of the Justin Timberlake concert in Iceland was the finding of a commission to ascertain the existence of a lake...
  • Icelandic volcano to disrupt air travel as Bardarbunga eruption is imminent
    Icelandic volcano to disrupt air travel as Bardarbunga eruption is imminent
    One of Iceland’s largest volcanoes is about to cause headaches for travelers while forcing local inhabitants to flee their homes. Bardarbunga (Bárðarbunga in Icelandic) has caused more than 3,000 earthquakes since Saturday, the strongest...
  • Teavel disrupted and tourists stranded
    Iceland’s volcano Eyjafjallajokull airline disruption redux
    According to today’s article on the TravelMole website “Airlines have been warned that the risk of an eruption at Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano has increased, causing fears of a repeat of the chaos of 2010 when thousands of flights...
  • O-Lan Jones
    O-Lan Jones Talks About ICELAND, Living in Yucatan, and Her Artistic Inspiration
    I had the privilege this month of corresponding with O-Lan Jones, a multifaceted creator and artist of exceptional talent whose experimental theatre piece, ICELAND, is making its preview debut at REDCAT's New Original Works Festival from July...
  • Overtone Industry's ICELAND
    Overtone Industries' ICELAND to be Performed at REDCAT From July 24 to July 26
    REDCAT's 11th Annual New Original Works Festival will feature the first half hour ofO-Lan JonesandEmmett Tinley's new experimental theatre piece, ICELAND, an event that looks to be one of the ultimate viewing experiences of the summer...
  • Reyka Vodka celebrates Summer Solstice at Chelsea's Gallow Greenwww
    Reyka Vodka celebrates Summer Solstice at Chelsea's Gallow Green
    Last month, it was reported that the 2014 Farmer's Almanac warned that this summer was gearing up to be one of the hottest, wettest and most intolerably humid yet. Today, the official day of the Summer Solstice, the longest day of the year in...
  • Land Ho!
    'Land Ho!': Oh, no
    In the episode of "Seinfeld," when Jerry and George try to pitch a TV show which is about nothing, who knew that idea would come to fruition many years later in the movie, “Land Ho!” That might be a tad harsh, but not overly...
  • Akureyri, Iceland
    Akureyri, Iceland
    Yes indeed, it’s a long way to Akureyri, especially if you come from California. Its street are not filled with gold, but rather with Icelandic children on their summer vacation work-assignments. It seems there’s been a long standing tradition in...
  • Hiking Vatnajokull Glacier in Iceland
    Iceland is a top dream destination
    Iceland is ranked as the #1 dream choice in a Spin the Globe destination survey of readers by AFAR magazine. It’s not a surprising choice, for Iceland is a pure cornucopia of bucket list opportunities. In Iceland, it’s possible to view...
  • Seydisfjordur, Iceland
    Seydisfjordur, Iceland
    Yes another unpronounceable Icelandic town. But wait this one’s not so bad. Just pronounce it: Say-dis-four-door? That’s it, you’ve got it! Consider yourself a master of Icelandic. We may never be able to really pronounce the names of the...