Watch an audio slideshow of how traditional Icelandic rhubarb stew is made. Rhubarb is one of the few vegetables that grows effortlessly in Iceland and for that reason it used to be a highly-valued addition to the traditional diet of fish and lamb.
27.12.2012 | 13:00
New Year’s Eve in Reykjavík Broadcast Live Online
Telecommunications company Mila will broadcast the famous New Year’s Eve fireworks in Reykjavík via webcam.
Photo by Benedikt Jóhannesson.
Last year, around 500 tons of fireworks were sold in Iceland in the lead-up to New Year’s.
This year, Iceland Review celebrates its 50th anniversary. In ‘Cover Story’, the magazine’s first editor, Haraldur J. Hamar, recalls its history and discusses the work of its first designer, Gísli B. Björnsson. The issue is packed with colorful articles, ranging from notable artists and athletes to memorable coffee and pancakes at the Reykjavík wharf. Click here to subscribe to Iceland Review and here to look at a selection of pages from the current issue.