Lighting of the Oslo Christmas Tree will happen in Austurvöllur square, in downtown Reykjavik on the first Sunday of advent. This year's tree has been elected by the mayor as the right tree 10 years ago.
Iceland itinerary: How to get the best out of five days in Iceland in winter
In Iceland, books are exchanged as Christmas Eve presents, then you spend the rest of the night in bed reading them and eating chocolate. The tradition is part of a season called Jolabokaflod, or ‘The Christmas Book Flood’,