Smaralind (Hagasmári 1, Reykjavik) – this shopping mall has around 70 retailers, including Benetton, Body Shop, Debenhams, Ecco, Levi’s, Zara, and a variety of local and regional stores. It is one of the largest shopping centers anywhere in Iceland.
Laugavegur (downtown Reykjavik) – this is the longest shopping boulevard in Reykjavik (and is closed to traffic). Its name is Icelandic for “wash road” – since it once led to the hot springs in Laugardalur (a once-popular place for local women to do laundry). Various types of shops (some on the pricey side) are found […]
Kringlan (Kringlunni 4-12, Reykjavik) — this is the largest shopping mall in Iceland, with over 180 stores (along with restaurants and other amenities usually found in such shopping centers). Unlike its competitor (Smaralind) – which is toward the city’s outskirts, Kringlan is located in the heart of Reykjavik. Retailers found there include: Adidas, Benetton, Ecco, […]