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  • Geothermal energy plant in Iceland

    Reykjavík: A source of energy

    In the acclaimed novel of Jules Verne, A journey to the center of the earth, the journey started in Iceland. It still does. The fast track Few nations have evolved as fast as Iceland in the last 150 years. Moving from a community based on agriculture and fishing to a modern hi-tech society with a…

  • Harpa - Let's get Energized

    Ten reasons why Reykjavík should be your next MICE destination

    If you are not sure about Iceland for your next MICE event. Read this, watch the video, then give us a call. We’re standing by. Next door to Nature While in Reykjavik you’ll live next door to nature. There aren’t many places in the city where nature feels removed or non-present. Neighborhoods are either nestled…

  • Whale Watching in Reykjavík

    Elding – Taking environmental issues seriously

    We, at Meet in Reykjavík, have noticed over the past years that environmental awareness has steadily become more important in the purchase decision of our clients. We consider environmental issues in all aspects of our operation and we recognize the importance of sustainability. We share that conviction with our associated partners who deserves praise for…

  • The Retreat at Blue Lagoon Iceland

    The Retreat at Blue Lagoon Iceland is now open

    Blue Lagoon Iceland celebrates the completion of a significant expansion with the highly anticipated opening of The Retreat at Blue Lagoon Iceland. Featuring the subterranean Retreat Spa, geothermal Retreat Lagoon, 62-suite Retreat Hotel, and Moss Restaurant, the Retreat is a place where guests can leave the world behind and enter a timeless realm of relaxation,…

  • The Radisson Blu Saga Hotel A view to dine for

    Renovations at the Radisson Blu Saga Hotel

    The Radisson Blu Saga Hotel is located in the heart of Reykjavik‘s Educational West District and recently began renovations of its facilities. The hotel has been owned by The Farmers Association of Iceland since its inception in 1962 and is a famous landmark of the city. The hotel has received its share of famous and…

  • Reykjavik Konsulat Hotel, Curio Collection by Hilton

    Reykjavik Konsulat Hotel, Curio Collection by Hilton now open

    We always get very excited when a new hotel opens in Reykjavík. Especially when it is one of our associated partner that is opening a new property. So when Icelandair Hotels opened up the new Reykjavik Konsulat Hotel, Curio Collection by Hilton to us and other curious visitors we entered with butterflies in the stomach.…

  • World Geothermal Congress WGC

    World Geothermal Congress Hosted in Reykjavik, Iceland in April 2020

    On January 20, 2018,   the International Geothermal Association (IGA) signed a contract with the three leading geothermal energy companies in Iceland: HS Orka, Landsvirkjun and Reykjavik Energy (OR). The agreement secures financial support for the World Geothermal Congress (WGC) in Reykjavik in 2020, which will be held in April that year in Harpa Concert Hall…

  • Peaceful Vikings

    Peaceful Vikings

    Once again, Iceland tops the Safety Index. Our tranquil little Nordic country is the most peaceful nation on Earth. With all our hot springs, natural pools, and landscape wonders, it’s not that surprising that we are a peaceful nation, and being number one is never a problem for us. In fact, we pride ourselves on…

  • Spartan Ultra Race Iceland December 16th, 2017

    Spartans face brutal challenge in Iceland

    Iceland is in so many ways the perfect destination for event planners who like to step out of “the box” and experience something unique. We are always very enthusiastic when we get unusual requests but when we were approached by our friends at the Spartan Race, and they told us they wanted to organize 24…

  • Kansas City - Icelandair

    New flight Connections to Iceland

    Icelandair has announced seasonal service from San Francisco International Airport (SFO), Baltimore-Washington International Airport (BWI), and Kansas City International Airport (MCI) to Iceland and beyond. All are commencing late May or early June 2018. This will bring the total number of Icelandair destinations in North America to 23. Icelandair is not just expanding in the…