Some old images I found interesting.
So it's not so bad, is it? Besides, that swastika has now been removed. One wonders if tourists had some influence on that decision... I mean even though it's not a nazi swastika, many people cannot tell the difference.
Admittedly there was also the unfortunate coincidence that across the street, right opposite to the Eimskip building is the notorious hotdog stand of Sláturfélag Suðurlands, in short:
I'm having trouble finding the source of this image - if anyone knows where it's from please let me know so I add the source here!
SS Pylsur (= SS wieners/SS Nakit). It's still there and I recommend you try their hotdogs if you ever visit Reykjavík. Be prepared to queue.
Bill Clinton approves of this.