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Country Size 103,000 sq.km Population (2015) 329.100
Capital Reykjavík Median age 35.6
Currency Icelandic Króna (ISK) GDP 2014 (MISK) 1.993.336

Iceland is a country of sharp contrasts. A place where fire and ice co-exist. Where dark winters are offset by the summer’s midnight sun. A country where insular existence has spurred a rich and vibrant culture.

 

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In the phone book, Icelanders are listed alphabetically by first name.

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26.03.2017
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icelandreview: Hvesta in Arnarfjörður, the West Fjords. Sony RX1R II, 2/35mm, 1/250 ƒ9.0 ISO100
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icelandreview: From Vatnsfjörður, the West Fjords.
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icelandreview: The East Fjords, seen from the air.
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