Monday, August 31, 2015

Airshow with old Airplanes in Iceland last weekend - photos and video

Great airshow with old planes flying over at Tungubakkar Airport just north of Reykjavik
It was last saturday and the weather was great .

























Saturday, August 22, 2015

Reykjavik Marathon 2015 today , video and photos

Today is the Cultural Night festival in Reykjavik .
And it started with the Reykjavik Marathon .
Many thousand to part , and the weather was calm, cloudy and excellent for running .
Here you can see my video from the Marathon and a few photos .
And today there will lots of music and more , and it all ends at around 22:00 hours with a big fireworks show
 













Saturday, August 8, 2015

Gay Pride in Iceland august 2015 . US and Canada Embassy took part -video and photos

Today is the annual Gay Pride festival in Reykjavik . and even though the weather was not great , then around 80 thousand people attended the festival in downtown Reykjavik.
The USA and Canada Ambassdors and Embassy took part in the festival .
And the police had Gay Pride flags on their motorbikes and enjoyed the festival also .
The King of Popmusic here in Iceland , mr . Paul Oscar , was on a Viking boat with his party there












Monday, June 29, 2015

First female president in 1980 , 35 year festival , Vigdís Finnbogadóttir

This evening , ( june 28 ) there was a celebration on that it is 35 years ( 1980 ) since the first female President was democratically here in Iceland .
And she was the first demratically elected President in the world.
Her name is Vigdis Finbbogadottir , and is now this year 85 years old.
There was a celebration in downtown Reykjavik , people made speaches and music was played in her honour.