Icelanders love swimming in outdoor hot springs; however, you have to be naked once you step in the shower. You cannot wear a swimsuit while bathing. Also, most showers don't have doors or curtains but males and females have separate locker rooms.
The Icelandic language remains unchanged from ancient Norse. That means 1,000-year-old texts are still easily read.
Despite its proximity to the Arctic Circle, Iceland's climate is actually milder and more temperate than expected. The average temperature in winter is 0°C, and between 10°C to 20°C during summer. The highest temperature recorded was 30.5 °C (86.9 °F) at the in 1939.
The country's total population is only around 330,000, just a tenth of those living in San Francisco, California. Reykjavik is the country's capital and largest city, home to 60% of Icelanders. 80% of the country remains uninhabited.