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Peaceful Reykjavík!

After 3 days of beautiful Icelandic nature we've finally arrived to Reykjavík - the capital of Iceland.

Approaching Reykjavik.

Approaching Reykjavik.

Beautiful nature continues.

Beautiful nature continues. We are on our way to Reykjavik.

northernmost capital of a sovereign state.

Its latitude, at 64°08' N, makes it the world's northernmost capital of a sovereign state.

With a population of around 120 000

With a population of around 120 000, it is the heart of Iceland's economic and governmental activity.

Art room, Poet room

Art room, Poet room. Now this is what I call hotel service.

The city itself is very

The city itself is very cute and comfortable.

It's located right by the coastline.

It's located right by the coastline.

Coast guards ship

Coast guards ship.

Great architecture.

Great architecture.

in 1986 Mikhail Gorbachev, Ronald Reagan

in 1986 Mikhail Gorbachev, Ronald Reagan, George Shultz and Eduard Shevardnadze gathered in this modest, seaside house in Reykjavik called ‘Hofdi House’ where they signed an agreement which ment the end of the Cold War.

Really an ideal place

Really an ideal place for signing a peace agreement.

The way they build roads in Reykjavík.

The way they build roads in Reykjavík. They are being heated from underneath.

Beautiful nature all around us.

Beautiful nature all around us. You just can't feel that you are in the center of the city.

Iceland

Absolutely no traffic at all.

Absolutely no traffic at all.

Local Apple Store Iceland

Local Apple Store.

It's getting dark in Iceland

It's getting dark and cold so it's time to hit some pubs.

Center of a town in Iceland.

Center of a town has hundreds of small pubs and restaurants.

Since it's quite cold outside in Iceland

Since it's quite cold outside people are used to visit different public places.

Here is one of them.

Here is one of them.

Every place has its unique atmosphere in Iceland.

Every place has its unique atmosphere.

Cheers :)

Cheers :)

Some polar bears outside in Iceland.

Some polar bears outside.

Wall in one of the restaurants.

Wall in one of the restaurants.

Beautiful bottle of water.

Beautiful bottle of water.

Perlan restaurant.

Perlan restaurant. It's 25.7 metres high. Perlan is situated on the hill Öskjuhlíð where there had been hot water storage tanks for decades. In 1991 the tanks were updated and a hemispherical structure placed on top.

Northern skies

It's time to go back home. Just look at the Northern skies.

Beautiful Iceland sky

I've never seen anything like this.

Iceland sky

Some islands.

Some last islands.

Oil platforms between Norway and Iceland.

Oil platforms between Norway and Iceland. This is where all the money comes from.

Closing in to Norway.

Closing in to Norway.

Volcano in Iceland.

Looks like a volcano. I didn't know it is allowed to fly over them.

Goodbye Iceland.

Goodbye Iceland. Thank you for the wonderful trip.

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