Amazing Beautiful Iceland Landscape

Iceland has been known as a Nordic island country located between the North Atlantic and the Arctic Ocean. In this country, there is only 329,100 people including an area of 103,000 km2 being made it the most sparsely populated country situated in Europe. The capital and largest city is Reykjavík that is surrounding the areas in the southwest of the country. The capital covers more than two-thirds of the population. The country has a lot of volcanoes and is also geologically active.

The interior contains a plateau characterized by sand and lava fields comprised mountains and glaciers associated with many glacial rivers being flowed to the sea through the lowlands. The country is warmed by the Gulf Stream existed a temperate climate in spite of that it has a high latitude just outside the Arctic Circle. Based on history, the people started to settle Iceland in 874 CE while the Norwegian chieftain Ingólfr Arnarson was the first permanent settler on the island.

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