Main Facts About Iceland

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Currency
In Iceland the currency used is the Icelandic Krone (pronounced “krona”). There's a bank and an ATM at the Keflavík Airport where you can exchange currency. Just know that you might be charged an international fee for ATM withdrawal – check beforehand with your bank.
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Language
Iceland’s official language is Icelandic but most locals speak English fluently. Did you know Icelandic is a Germanic language? Which comes from the Old Norse language and spoken by Vikings.
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Weather
The climate in Iceland is cold, windy and snowy most of the year. October to May are by far the coolest months, with temperature’s reaching lows of -7°C. Be sure to pack plenty of clothing for your winter adventures.
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Power Plugs
In Iceland the standard voltage is 230v and 50Hz, Plug type C is the plug which has two round pins and plug type F is the plug which has two round pins, with two earth clips on the side. Do be sure to bring your plug converter.
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Population
There are currently 344,979 people in Iceland. Ranked 180th in the world population, Iceland population is smaller than Arlington, Texas. Now that’s small!
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Fun Fact
Icelanders believe in Elves. Yes, over half of the population believe in Huldufólk or hidden people. In fact, roads have been diverted around boulders where the elves, or álfar in Icelandic, supposedly reside.