Daydreaming in Reykjavik
This souvenir from Iceland is visually engrossing and the busy landscape makes for a wonderful adornment. It is an engaging souvenir that is sure to mean different things to the different people who check it out. A very nice thing about this magnet is how it invites you to daydream walking along the city streets of Reykjavik. The organic blending of the multi-colored buildings and the water communicates an idea of harmony, and that life must be easy going in this small country.
Reikjavik in Details
The area was visited by Vikings who persisted in their nomadic ways of life as they explored the lands bathed by the North Atlantic Ocean. Researchers found traces of the first settlements on the island dating from the Ninth century. However, it was until the Eighteenth century when there are traces of a city. Reykjavik was founded as a trading post and it still preserves its commercial origins.
Nowadays, Reykjavik is an all inclusive city that the traveler will find rewarding to visit depending on the the interests that he or she has in mind. If you are a music fan, head to Harpa Reykjavik where the most sophisticated concerts and events are held. If interested in art, the Center for Icelandic Art will provide you with the information you need to have a full picture of artist world in the city. Shoppers won´t be disappointed as Kringlan houses the best upscale stores where they can find everything they have in mind. If a nature lover, head to Heiomork, which is a huge forest, or to Raohus Reykajavikur a group of old volcanoes. All in all, this is a great travel souvenir to take back home and share you experiences walking along the streets of colorful Reykjavik.