The three ski areas close to Reykjavík (Bláfjöll, Hengill and Skálafell) are managed by the organisation Skíðasvæði.
Grassy Austurvöllur was once part of first-settler Ingólfur Arnarson’s hay fields. Today it’s a favourite spot for cafe lounging or...
Reliable pub for catching football matches.
Ever-present 10-11 are similar to 7-Elevens in other countries. Open all night, with inflated prices. Other locations include...
Austurstræti 14 · interesting places nearby
Café Paris information
This is one of the city’s prime people-watching spots, particularly in summer, when outdoor seating spills onto Austurvöllur Sq, and at night, when the leather-upholstered interior fills with tunes and tinkling wine glasses. The mediocre selection of sandwiches, salads and burgers is secondary to the scene.