The area is so unlike anything else on earth that it has been used as a case study by astronauts.
In the eastern town of Eglisstadir, temperatures have almost reached 22°C and activities in the sun are in full swing.
The country's tourism board wants to put a stop to the flow of plastic bottles into the ocean.
The Fjaðrárgljúfur canyon in Iceland has been closed to the public after hordes of visitors flocked to the site.
Iceland's punk rock band Hatari controversially raised scarves showing Palestinian flags during the announcement of their results in Eurovision 2019, which took place in Tel Aviv making it the first time Israel hosted the event in 20 years.
A glacier collapse sent a large wave towards the shores of Iceland on Sunday, March 31.
"A good illustration why we always tell our clients to immediately leave the beach if the glacier calves."
After going bust on Thursday, Icelandic budget carrier Wow Air left passengers stranded across two continents.
Our interview with outdoor image makers Ulrika Larsson and Lukasz Warzecha.
Police in Iceland say too many tourists put themselves at risk searching for the Northern Lights, whose spectacular streaks of color light up the winter skies.
Iceland's Prime Minister calls for reforms after a car crash killed three British tourists
Three British tourists dead in Iceland after their vehicle drove off a bridge
Santa Claus may be coming to towns across the world this December, but in Iceland children await not just one Santa Claus, but 13 trolls known as the 'Yule Lads' who come to town during the 13 days before Christmas.
It has not been a good week for sexism.
Previously captive cetaceans are to be rehabilitated in a wild environment.
Residents on a remote Icelandic island are working together to protect the puffin population.
Icelandic budget airline Primera Air announced they will be ceasing operations and filing for bankruptcy, telling staff that all flights were being halted and leaving thousands of passengers stranded.
Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's a burger!
The marine conservation charity Sea Shepherd has released pictures which they say show Iceland’s only whaling company, Hvalur hf, butchering the sea creature.
Two Iceland football fans have paid homage to the spirit of the Vikings by travelling 5,000 kilometres to watch their team play in the World Cup
"Icelandic people generally feel for the Palestinian people and their plight,” petition founder Árni Steingrímur Sigurðsson told Euronews.
Female employees at a music-themed restaurant in Iceland have been told to wear skirts to work, it has been claimed.
Why is Iceland such a hotbed for bitcoin mining and what repercussions has the glacial country seen from this activity?
Recent developments in the news have shown that equal rights and opportunities for women, let alone basic respect for their bodies, is a battle that has yet to be won, even in what we thought were mor
Lauded as the world leader in gender parity, Iceland is reaping the harvest of a decades-long struggle to give women a fairer deal.
_Insiders_ talks to Virginija Langbakk, Director of the European Institute for Gender Equality. How is Europe doing on gender parity?