Gay Love in '50s Zurich: Watch a Scene from Swiss Oscar Contender The Circle

Stefan Haupt's film blends documentary and drama, recreating an untold story of gay life in 1950s Zurich

Weekend Planner: Sydney, Australia

The city is more than a travel hub into the Down Under

By Stacy Lambe

PDXCW Absolut GLASS Drag Party

Portland bartenders of all persuasions and preferences donned wigs and lipstick for one hell of a party

By Jason Rowan

Lesbian Angels, Bare Backsides

Touring the graves of LGBT people in Green-Wood Cemetery

By Chadwick Moore

Things We Love About Icelandair

The country that won our hearts this year may also have the hottest—and quirkiest—airline around.

By R. Kurt Osenlund

Into the West

Roaming where arts and culture are experienced from the ground up

By Editors

The Deep South

Braving natural wonders in the land of fire and ice.

By Editors

Reykjavík Perks

Expert blends and hip hangouts

By Editors

Haf Design House

Hafsteinn Júlíusson's designs are rooted in a love of nature

By Editors

Our Four Fave Restaurants in Reykjavík

The best eats in Iceland's capital

By Editors

Candy, Darling

If you have a sweet tooth, it turns out Iceland is a dream come true (there are no fewer than five candy factories for a …

By Sarah Crumb

Ólafur Arnalds’s Guide to Pizza in Reykjavík

For his latest album, For Now I Am Winter, the Icelandic musician worked with hotshot composer Nico Muhly to create …

By Editors

Elegant Liquor (With Fine Fonts)

A good font can make all the difference, a lesson makers of Iceland’s spirits have taken to heart.

By Aaron Hicklin

Getting to Know Glíma

Outfitted in leather harnesses strapped around the waist and lower thighs, two men engage in an intense form of combat …

By Editors

Five Icelandic Films We Love

Like everything else in Iceland, the nation's native cinema is highly unique. But among the five Icelandic flicks we …

By R. Kurt Osenlund

The Surrealist Storyteller of The North

Popular surrealist storyteller (and friend of Björk), Sjón has created the gayest book in Iceland

By Jerry Portwood

Visiting the Lonely Genius

For a man so timid he practically implores you to whisper, artist and musician Páll Guðmundsson is a wellspring of …

By Editors