The northernmost capital city in the world is always vibrant thanks to the burst of colors of its cityscape. The houses are clad in corrugated iron (durable & effective insulation), but painted in bright sunny colors...like a land of giant doll houses. From the bell tower, the houses look like Lego or Monopoly pieces.
Europe » Iceland » Southwest » Reykjavík Settled by Norwegian and Celtic (Scottish and Irish) immigrants during the late 9th and 10th centuries A.D., Iceland boasts the world's oldest functioning legislative assembly, the Althing, established in 930. Independent for over 300 years, Iceland ... ... read more