Iceland is a mountainous island between Europe and North America. The name of the country can be misleading, only 10% of Iceland is covered with glaciers, it has a surprisingly mild climate and an infinite number of geothermal hotspots. Iceland is in Scandinavia, the original inhabitants are Vikings. Reykjavik is the capital of Iceland. It is the most western capital of Europe and the world's most northern capital. Reykjavik has approximately 118,000 inhabitants. It is therefore the largest and most important city of Iceland. Reykjavik is known for its vibrant nightlife.