Uncategorized

 
  • Streetlife in Reykjavík

    Reykjavík ranks 5th on GDS-Index 2021

    The Global Destination Sustainability Movement revealed its GDS-Index for 2021. Reykjavík is in 5th place with a score of 80.32 out of 100. Reykjavík has been on the Index since its launch in 2016 and has maintained a top 10 ranking ever since. “Although we are delighted with our score this year and are among…

  • Volcanic Eruption Geldingadalir

    Would the power of an active volcano incentivize your group?

    Finding the balance between work and play is easy in Iceland, and right now is the ideal time for a once-in-a-lifetime volcano experience. Perfect for incentive trips, the Geldingadalir Eruption is less than an hour’s drive from Reykjavik and is readily accessible with wide, graded walking paths. With decent boots, active walkers will see the…

  • Skólavörðurstógur / Business Iceland

    Information for travelers arriving in Iceland

    Information for travelers arriving in Iceland Negative PCR tests required at the borders from 19 February No cases of community transmissions identified since 20 January Cautious easing of restrictions on gatherings – bars and fitness centers open again Easing of restrictions at borders as of 1 May All Icelanders over 16 years old vaccinated by…

  • What a year!

    Yes. It really has been more than a year already since the daily updates of surging COVID-19 infections. A year of border restrictions, minimal social gatherings, limited travel, and mass event cancelations. The past year has been anything but easy. For so many, it has been disruptive, painful, and challenging on multiple levels. While there…

  • Harpa Concert Hall and Conference Center in Reykjavík is ready for the post-COVID-19 era

    When social distancing measures were put in place in Iceland on March 16, Harpa Concert Hall and Conference Center in Reykjavík had to close temporarily. Before the outbreak, 2020 was on track to be a record year for Harpa in international events. “It was confusing and difficult for us, as for everyone in the event industry,…

  • Meet in Reykjavík is open for business and fully operational

    Meet in Reykjavík is the official Convention Bureau for Reykjavík City and surroundings. Our role is to attract visitors long term to Iceland and to promote Reykjavík City and surroundings as a conference city and incentive destination of international standards. During these difficult times, a lot of our effort goes into sourcing and distributing information…

  • The curve is going down in Iceland

    According to covid.is Only nine new cases of COVID-19 were confirmed in Iceland yesterday (Monday April 13th 2020). A total of 1.720 cases of the disease have been confirmed, while 989 people have recovered. No fewer than 36.339 people have been tested for the novel coronavirus in Iceland, representing ten percent of the country’s population. At a…

  • Covid-19

    Information on COVID-19 (Corona virus) in Iceland

    Meet in Reykjavík follows the recommendations of the Icelandic authorities in regards to covid-19 (Corona virus). All information, developments, and advice about Iceland and COVID-19 can be found at the website of the Directorate of Health and the Department of Civil Protection and Emergency Management. We encourage everyone to take good care of their health, wash their hands…

  • Stuðningskona

    The gap has been closed!

    Iceland is proving that it is an ideal place to be a working woman by being the first country in the world to close its gender pay gap. Legislation to support it was passed earlier this year and is going into full effect in the new year. Though the Nordic nation has been rated the…

  • Annual Meet in Reykjavík Ambassador Day was held in Harpa (Photos)

    The 5th Annual Meet in Reykjavík Ambassador Day was held in Harpa Concert Hall & Conference Centre on 11 September. More than 200 ambassadors and associated partners attended the conference. Photos from the event are available here. Meet in Reykjavík Ambassador Club offers partnership, support and advice to individuals who are interested in attracting international…