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Le Voyageur du Soleil
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Sun Voyager - a massive steel sculpture by Jón Gunnar Arnason which may resemble a Viking ship, but in fact, a dream boat and ode to the sun.
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During summer nights you will see some lovely sunsets / midnight sun from this side of town.
The Sun Voyager (Icelandic: Sólfar) is a sculpture by Jón Gunnar Árnason, located next to the Sæbraut road in Reykjavík, Iceland. Sun Voyager is described as a dreamboat, or an ode to the Sun. The artist intended it to convey the promise of undiscovered territory, a dream of hope, progress and…
'Solfar' is an outdoor stainless steel sculpture of a dream boat; a Viking ship; a vessel transporting souls; a tribute to the sun and a solar voyager.
A sculpture by the sea, next the Harpa Concert Hall. The Sun Voyager (Sólfarið) resembles an old viking ship. There are fabulous views to Mt. Esja and the other mountains north of Reykjavik, especially around sunset.