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Iceland rebounds, mainly on tourism explosion

Icelandair promotions, Game of Thrones, and a volcanic eruption help put the country on the map

Architect Asgeir Asgeirsson and his firm T.ark are working on a project to connect Harpa, a concert hall, with Reykjavik's historic downtown, where places such as Café Loki draw visitors for Icelandic delicacies.

Reykjavik, Iceland

SET against a vista of sea and mountains, the city's modern concert hall and convention centre, with its kaleidoscopic facade of multi-coloured glass, averages more than 140,000 visitors each month.

The thriving complex, which hosts fans of Björk and enthusiasts...

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