July the 16th ,2009 ,The Icelandic Parliament has voted to apply for European Union membership.
33 votes were for membership, 28 were against,and 2 did not vote.
Iceland will submit an application formally in Brussels on 27 July.
The vice chairman of the Independence party ,Þorgerður Katrín Gunnarsdóttir,did not vote .
Prime Minister Jóhanna Sigurdardóttir declared the vote on membership to the EU,historic.
Here below is a video of Asbyrgi , a national park in Iceland