November: Rekordzahl an Touristen

61.000 Urlauber besuchten im November Island, das sind 31 Prozent mehr als im Vorjahres-Vergleichszeitraumund fünf Mal mehr Touristen als im November vor zwölf Jahren, als der Isländische Tourismusverband damit begann, Urlauber zu zählen.

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Record Number of Tourists in November

In November 61,000 tourists visited Iceland, 31 percent more tourists than in the same month last year and five times more tourists than 12 years ago, which is when the Icelandic Tourist Board first started counting visitors to Iceland arriving at Keflavík International Airport.

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Bárðarbunga and Holuhraun: Overview of Activity

The Scientific Advisory Board has reviewed data about the development of events in Bárðarbunga volcano and the volcanic eruption in Holuhraun from the beginning of the unrest until present day. The new lava field is the largest in Iceland since the Laki eruption (1783-1784) and probably the third largest on the planet.

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