Iceland

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Iceland
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Cities in Iceland

  • Reykjavik

  • Reykjavik

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  • Icelandic

Iceland

Iceland lies near the Arctic Circle in the North Atlantic Ocean. The countries landscape is volcanic with numerous geysers, hot springs and around two hundred volcanoes. A part of Iceland is covered by ice caps and only the coastal lowlands are settled. Over half the population live in the capital Reykjavic and its surrounds. The main economy is fishing and fish processing and agriculture involves mainly sheep and dairy farming. The climate is mild due to North Atlantic drift currents and predominantly southwesterly winds. Tourism and ecotourism is an important industry in Iceland due to the natural beauty of the country.


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