Giant Landslide in North Iceland

eyjafjordur-sveit_goA massive mudslide occurred at the mountain Torfufell in the rural Eyjafjördur district near Akureyri in north Iceland on Thursday night last week. The landslide was first noticed by locals when they saw that the river Torfufellsá turned muddy red in color.

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“Black Diamond” Served at Icelandic Restaurants

grillmarkadurinn02_psA bluefin tuna, nicknamed “Black Diamond” in the world of sushi, was processed at Nordanfiskur in Akranes, west Iceland, yesterday. It is one of 12 bluefin tunas caught by accident by Baldvin Njálsson GK in late September. The meat will be served at the Reykjavík restaurants Fiskmarkadurinn and Grillmarkadurinn.

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