Major Traffic Jam in Reykjavík

Sixteen thousand vehicles pass through the main streets in Reykjavík every weekday between 7 am and 9 am. It takes people who live in the suburb of Hafnarfjördur about one hour to get to work in the city center, which should take 15 minutes.

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Iceland Caught by Dance Fever

Icelandic children, teenagers and adults are flocking to dance schools to learn everything from krumping to ballroom dancing. Dance school directors say an awakening has taken place following popular television shows on dancing.

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Surge in Car Sales this Summer

A total of 2,141 new cars were sold in Iceland last August, compared to 1,498 in August last year, amounting to a 43 percent increase. However, during the first eight months of this year, car sales dropped by 11.9 percent.

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