- Population: 360,390
- Capital: Reykjavik
- Language: Icelandic
- Currency: Icelandic Krona
- Emergency No: 112
- Size – 39,768.5 Square Miles
Iceland is a Nordic island nation with volcanic landscapes, hot springs and lava fields.
Iceland is located just below the Arctic Circle which means that in the summer it has summer solstice and summer sun. Iceland’s northern location also makes it a prime place to see the northern lights.
Iceland is full of Geothermal baths the most famous one being the blue lagoon that pulls in millions of visitors. The pools are amazing to experience it feels like being in a big outdoor spa. When in the pools you are given face masks to wear and a bar is open for your drinking pleasure.
There are so many beautiful waterfalls in Iceland the most famous being Godafoss waterfalls. There are so many other spectacular waterfalls to see so dont get tied down to one. For example Kurkjufelsfass or Hraunfossar.