Welcome to Iceland! In the foreground is Iceland’s most famous residents,
Eric the Red Leif Eríkson (the statue is a gift given by the US to Iceland in 1930), and in the background is the tallest building in Iceland and one of Reykjavik best known landmarks, Hallgrimskirkja.
Model: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XSI
Lens ID: EF-S18-55mm ƒ/3.5-5.6 IS
Exposure: 1/50 sec
Focal Length: 43 mm
Flash Used: No
Filter(s): HOYA UV(0)
Date and Time Original: 2010:09:19 13:02:45
Update, August 8, 2016
As pointed on by the anonymous commenter, this is Leif Eríkson rather than Eric the Red. The statue is just as cool in any case.