Photos from Iceland Exhibited Abroad

The work of French photographer Pascal Fellonneau is currently being exhibited at the Athens Photo Festival, which opened yesterday in the Hellenic Center for Photography, within the context of “Crossroads / Thematic program.”

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Thingvellir-Gelände: UNESCO entscheidet mit

Das Thingvellir-Komitee muss bei der Planung für das Gelände des ehemaligen Hotels Valhöll die Genehmigung der UNESCO einholen. Das Hotel war am 10. Juli 2009 durch einen Brand zerstört worden. Der Nationalpark Thingvellir gehört seit 2004 zum UNESCO-Welterbe.

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Iceland Caught by Knitting Fever

Knitting has rarely been as hot among Icelanders as now, as co-authors of a knew knitwear recipe book Prjónaperlur – prjónad frá grasrótinni (“Knitwear Pearls – knitting from the grassroots”), Erla Sigurlaug Sigurdardóttir and Halldóra Skarphédinsdóttir, have discovered.

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