En español | Iceland is attracting tourists in record numbers, many of them American. Last year's total was 1.8 million visitors, more than 415,000 of them from the U.S, according to the Icelandic Tourist Board.
Americans say big draws are the country’s abundant natural wonders, low crime rate and multitude of residents who speak English — not to mention the strong dollar and that the country’s capital, Reykjavík, is about a five-hour hop from the East Coast.
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