Ten fun facts about Iceland
Iceland have 13 Santa Clauses
Fishing and fish processing is the main economic activity in Iceland.
Iceland’s deepest lake is Oskjuvatn and is 220 meters deep.
Only 1% of Iceland is covered with trees.
There are about 270 species of birds in Iceland.
The highest mountain in Iceland is Hvannadalshnjúkur with its 2119 meters.
Beer was banned in Iceland until March 1989.
Dried fish was used for money in Iceland in 1413.
The Althing is the world‘s oldest surviving parliamentary body.
Iceland was one of the last places on earth to be inhabited by humans.
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