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Fáskrúðsfjörður in the Financial Times

Check out a recent article in the Financial Times about Fáskrúðsfjörður and the french heritage found everywhere in the village.
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The Eruption in Holuhraun - LIVE

The Icelandi Company Mila has a webcam near the eruption in Holuhraun. Check it out!
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See all the pretty girls!

Kaleo, one of East Iceland's most popular bands, filmed their last video in East Iceland among other places. See beautiful people in the beautiful landscape around Lagarfljót.
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A Film about Eistnaflug

The Eistnaflug 2014 Docu-music-partyextravaganza film is nearing completion and the Docu part will be premiered on Icelandic RÚV next March/April.
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Towns & Villages

Each town in Austurland has its own characteristics. In some of the coastal villages t, the influence of North European neighbors obvious to everyone. 

The French made a strong impact in Fáskrúðsfjörður where the road signs are made out in French as well as in Icelandic. Norwegian influence is easily detected in the Eskifjörður and Seydisfjörður architecture. No such roots are to be seen in Egilsstadir which is the latest addition to East Iceland agglomeration, founded in the late forties of the 20th century.  

Map Vopnafjörður Borgarfjörður Eystri Egilsstaðir Seyðisfjörður Mjóifjörður Neskaupstaður Breiðdalsvík Eskifjörður Reyðarfjörður Fáskrúðsfjörður Stöðvarfjörður Djúpivogur