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Fun walking Street

Excellent mostly pedestrian street, can feel the pulse of this fantastic city. Many types of shops... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Jzjsolo
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Saskatchewan, Canada
Cool shops and great food

Lots of great shops to visit on this street. If you only have time for one thing downtown, this... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Rob H
,
Halifax, Canada
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“shopping street” (110 reviews)
“souvenir shops” (95 reviews)
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Reykjavik, Iceland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Excellent mostly pedestrian street, can feel the pulse of this fantastic city. Many types of shops, restaurants, bakeries, coffee shops, restaurants, galleries and Icelandic products. We loved the street art!

Thank Jzjsolo
Reviewed 2 days ago

Lots of great shops to visit on this street. If you only have time for one thing downtown, this would be it. Lots of coffee shops and restaurants along the way as well.

Thank Rob H
Reviewed 3 days ago

Great place to shop and eat as well as people watch, we enjoyed it. They close the street over the weekend so it's like a private promenade. It was fun.

Thank gophergirl
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We loved walking down this street. It’s perfect for little coffee shops, restaurants and souvenirs! Has it all. It’s lively and feels very safe even at night. Also has a supermarket that we used on way home to pick up a few bits.

Thank PDKJ
Reviewed 4 days ago

We really enjoyed being in Reykjavik and walking down this street, shopping, eating, and drinking our way around this beautiful city. All of the streets we walked down had something special to see or offer. This street has something for everybody. Independent coffee shops, record...More

Thank Lars_92705
Reviewed 5 days ago

I loved this street. There were so many shops and restaurants here. Many of the restaurants had happy hour offers - so take advantage of that in this expensive city! There was a shop called Icewear --go to their "basement" for their outlet prices. There...More

Thank triptik123
Reviewed 6 days ago

Nice, colourful town with alot of choice of cafes, bars and restaurants and bang in the centre of the city with a main bus stop that connects you to all the main attractions and bus terminals.

Thank Michael O
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great place to walk, look, browse, shop. Some parts are closed to all but one-way auto traffic; great pedestrian sidewalks. Many types of stores, shops, galleries, restaurants.

Thank deh99
Reviewed 6 days ago

The 'main drag' of Reykjavik, now a big tourist haunt that many locals now avoid. Still, for a visitor it is hard to avoid. Especially busy on weekend.

Thank dr_iggy
Reviewed 6 days ago

We spent a while travelling around the Island and kind of finished our trip off in Reykjavik and, having parked up near the excellent Hallgrímskirkja chirch ended up on this street which appears to be the main tourist street in the City. I suspect if...More

Thank Me_n_my_rucksack
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