Smáralind

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Smáralind (Icelandic pronunciation: ​[ˈsmaːuralɪnt]) is located in the middle of the Capital Region, Iceland. It is one of the biggest shopping malls in Iceland, with over seventy shops, restaurants and services. It contains everything from a cinema and pharmacy to a Vínbúð liquor store, candy stores, and restaurants. Smáralind was opened on 10 October 2001 at 10:10 GMT. Smáralind competes with another shopping mall, Kringlan and Reykjavík's old city centre. Kringlan, Smáralind, and Downtown Reykjavík are just few kilometers apart.

The interesting shape[edit]

Immediately after opening its resemblance to a giant phallus when viewed from the air created some notoriety.[according to whom?]

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Coordinates: 64°06′04″N 21°53′03″W / 64.10111°N 21.88417°W / 64.10111; -21.88417