Did You Know? Europe.

IMG_20170723_155752.jpgRandom facts about popular destinations around the world.

Hey, do you love to travel & like to know some facts on the destinations you cover, well here are some random facts that just might interest you!

Today we’ll focus on 10 countries in Europe. So here goes.

Italy,

Did you know, Italy is home to Europes only 3 active volcanoes. They are Etna, Stromboli & Vesuvius.

Greece,

Did you know, Greece has more international airports, than most countries, as so many tourists want to visit to see the monuments of Ancient Greece.

Spain,

Did you know, Spain has the 2nd highest number of bars per inhabitants, with the only country higher being Cyprus.

France,

Did you know, France is known as “L’Hexagone.” (the hexagon.) Due to its geometrical shape.

England,

Did you know, England is 74 times smaller than the USA, 59 times smaller than Australia & 3 times smaller than Japan.

Germany,

Did you know, Germany is the most populous European country, (apart from Russia) with a population of 82 million people.

Netherlands,

Did you know, the ‘Netherlands’ means ‘low country’ in Dutch. About half of its surface area is less than 1 metre above sea level. Its highest point is 321 metres (1,053 ft) above sea level.

Belgium,

Did you know, Belgium is the country that grants the most citizenships per capita in the world after Canada.

Denmark,

Did you know, there are 443 named islands in Denmark. Only 76 of which are inhabited.

Finland,

Did you know, Finland has only been an independent country since 1918. Before that it belonged to Russia or Sweden.

Well, thats your random facts about countries in Europe. See you next time at, “Did You Know?”

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