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In 2003 Reykjavík’s down town and especially Laugavegur, its main shopping street, seemed more like a ghost town than bustling centre. Many shops and boutiques had moved up town to malls where the weather is more stable and parking space in plenty. Icelanders like to do their shopping in their cars. But, Laugavegur had seen its worst day and fortunately bounced back. A FILM BY Kristinn Petursson. MUSIC: Rainbirds by Tom Waits. MORE AT www.romarvefurinn.is