Iceland is an island country in the northern portion of the Atlantic Ocean. It's a sparsely populated country with a land area of about 40,000 square miles and a population of about 357,000. Its largest and capital city, Reykjavik, is where most of its residents stay.
Iceland is a Nordic country with almost every type of geological and volcanic activities. Its striking natural beauty attracts people to it. Its culture follows its Scandinavian heritage, including traditional Icelandic cuisine, music, medieval sagas, and literature. It's also notable for issuing low taxes and being the highest trade union member in the world.