Facts About Iceland

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Is Iceland in Europe or North America? Geographical InsightsFacts

Iceland: Europe or North America?

Explore the unique geographical position of Iceland and discover whether it belongs to Europe or North America. Dive into the details that define Iceland's continental status.

By FerranJun 19, 2024 • 5 min read
Mother and three kids in Gulfoss Waterfall, IcelandFacts

Understanding Iceland’s Unique Surnames & Natural Wonders Names

Iceland is one of the few countries in the world that still uses a patronymic and matronymic naming system.

Go Car Rental Iceland travel writer Aron Freyr
By Aron FreyrJun 17, 2024 • 8 min read
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Security and Serenity: Iceland's Remarkable Crime Rate

Iceland is a country known for its cascading waterfalls and breathtaking landscapes. But, did you also know it is one of the safest countries in the world? A perfect dynamic duo for all adventurers and especially solo travelers. We are going to go over what makes this gorgeous country one of the safest out there. From its low crime rates to its affordable healthcare system, Iceland truly is a peaceful and amazing country.

Go Car Rental Iceland travel writer Leah BIlquist
By Leah BIlquistMar 2, 2023 • 10 min read
Reykjavik Iceland city scape frop the top with Hallgrimskirkja churchFacts

City of Wonders: Finding Reykjavik's Location

The main hub of Iceland is the lively city of Reykjavík. A popular tourist destination that also functions as a home to many Icelanders. The city is known for its fun nightlife, delicious restaurant scene, tranquil hot springs, and so much more. But did you also know there are some fascinating attributes about this quirky city? Here are 11 intriguing and interesting facts about Reykjavik, Iceland’s adored capital.

Go Car Rental Iceland travel writer Leah BIlquist
By Leah BIlquistJul 22, 2022 • 11 min read
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Discover Iceland: Interesting Facts and Trivia

Iceland, known as the "Land of Fire and Ice," is a country that captivates travelers with its breathtaking landscapes, unique culture, and remarkable natural phenomena. From glaciers to volcanoes, midnight sun to Northern Lights, Iceland offers a treasure trove of experiences. In this article, we will explore twelve fun facts about Iceland that will pique your interest and perhaps inspire you to plan a visit to this extraordinary country.

Go Car Rental Iceland travel writer Michael Baikepi
By Michael BaikepiMay 25, 2022 • 5 min read