Iceland is one of the Nordic countries. It is well known for its beautiful landscapes filled with volcanoes, hot springs, and geysers. It is an island country with its closest neighbors being Norway and Greenland. Its capital is Reykjavík and is known for its rich cultural history, especially Norse mythology.
Although cold and remote, Iceland is known as one of the safest and friendliest places to live. It has a stable economy with one of the lowest poverty indexes and peaceful associations with most, if not all, countries it relates with. Although having outstanding beauty, it is known to have some weather extremities all year round.