Harpa and the Harbour

Today’s plan was a ferry trip to Videy Island – a nature reserve with beaches, bicycles (free to use) and sculptures, including Yoko Ono’s Peace Tower.  We enjoyed a leisurely morning – the ferry leaves at midday, so an early start was not necessary.  This suited the 9 year old – bed after midnight and…

Hallgrimskirja and Hofnin

We could see Hallgrimskirkja from our balcony – there probably aren’t too many places in the city where you can’t see it, it is the tallest building and also the most famous.  Pictures of it are everywhere and they have little models in all the souvenir shops, so you have to go there. It is…