According to the Global Peace Index, Iceland is the safest country in the world, for the sixth year in a row. Iceland is a Nordic island nation, a large country with a small population (total 323.000). The country has no army, there are virtually no crimes and police officers don’t carry guns. Icelandic people believe in equality, regardless of sexual orientation and belief. It is not only the safest country on earth but also home to one of the most dramatic landscapes. Volcanoes, geysers, hot springs, lava fields and massive glaciers await the nature lover and live music, visual art, handicrafts and cuisine the city dwellers.