Balkans fun facts

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26 Aug

10 Omniscient Facts about Olympus

Olympus is an incredible place that plays an important role in Greece’s landscape, history, and mythology. So, it’s only right that we should learn more about the home of the Gods, right? Here are some fun facts about Olympus you’re going to want to remember. 1. It’s a real place! You will likely have already …
Interesting facts about Serbia 1
21 Mar

9 Stunning Facts about Serbia

Serbia – formerly one-half of Serbia-Montenegro, and well-known for its hilly backdrop, is a country millions of people love to visit. But what is it about this Eastern European country that fascinates travelers so much? Here are some fun facts about Serbia to help clue you in. 1. Where is Serbia? Serbia is a southeastern …
interesting facts about Bosnia Herzegovina
14 Mar

10 Brilliant Facts about Bosnia and Herzegovina

Bosnia and Herzegovina is a dual nation that’s absolutely gorgeous to behold. Once part of Yugoslavia, there are plenty of great reasons to get to know the country better. Here are some fun facts about Bosnia and Herzegovina you’ll want to remember! 1. Why does this country have two names? Don’t be fooled by the …
interesting facts about Montenegro
9 May

16 Magical Facts About Montenegro

Looking to increase your knowledge of the countries of the world and better your chances of being crowned the next pub quiz team winner? Here’s 1some fun facts about Montenegro for you to learn… 1. Where is Montenegro, anyway? Montenegro is a small Balkan country in South East Europe with a coastline along the Adriatic …
facts about kosovo
30 Mar

20 Interesting Facts About Kosovo

Kosovo remains one of the most interesting countries and states in Europe, with a history that’s as diverse and as controversial as anywhere else. It’s actually one of the youngest countries on the continent and remains a hotly-disputed zone as a result of boundaries. Home to almost two million people, it remains a fairly misunderstood …
interesting facts about Albania
7 Mar

17 Awesome Facts About Albania

Want to learn a little more about the countries of the world and increase your chance of being crowned the next pub quiz champion? Take a look at these fun facts about Albania! 1. Where is Albania? Albania is a beautiful country located in southeastern Europe, with stunning sandy beaches along the Adriatic Sea. It …
Facts about Macedonia
9 Feb

14 Majestic Facts About Macedonia

Have you recently moved to this mountainous country and now you’re looking to impress the locals with your North Macedonian knowledge? If the answer is yes (or you’d just like to swot up on worldly facts), take a look at these fun facts about North Macedonia. 1. Where is North Macedonia? North Macedonia is a …
facts about Romania
16 Jan

16 Rousing Facts About Romania

Is your local knowledge spot on or do you need a refresher? Take a look through our fun facts about Romania and learn something new today! 1. Where is Romania? Home to Dracula(!), Romania is a beautiful country in Central Europe. It is bordered by Ukraine to the north and east, Moldova to the east, …
Interesting facts about Bulgaria
2 Dec

16 Barmy Facts About Bulgaria

Want to learn a little more about the countries of the world and increase your chances of winning the next pub quiz? Take a look at these fun facts about Bulgaria! 1. Where is Bulgaria? Bulgaria is a Balkan country in south-eastern Europe. It shares a border with Serbia & Montenegro to the north-west, Romania …
Interesting facts about Croatia
15 Nov

40 Cool Facts About Croatia

Croatia is one of Europe’s most beautiful coastal countries. It’s easy to fall in love with its coast and the Adriatic’s intoxicating blue color. And let’s not forget Croatia’s cultural and natural heritage, incredible food and wine, and dreamy landscapes.. Here are 40 fun facts about Croatia to learn before packing your bags and heading off …
interesting facts about the balkans
31 Oct

13 Bold Facts About The Balkans

If you know a thing or two about Europe, then there’s a chance you’ve already heard of the Balkans. But which countries are covered by the region? The Balkans covers a region that’s likely bigger than you imagine – at 466,877 square km, there’s a lot of ground to cover, and certainly plenty of choice …
Facts about the Adriatic Sea
23 Sep

23 Astonishing Facts About The Adriatic Sea

The Adriatic Sea sparkles calm and clear, with an intoxicating blue color.  Warm, and yet refreshing and peaceful enough to hear your own thoughts by the shore! The tamest beaches are made of round pebbles, and the wildest one of rocks, thus the beautiful see-through water. But that’s not all! There’s so much more to …
interesting facts about Slovenia
10 Sep

15 Splendid Facts About Slovenia

If you’re looking to move to this pretty country or you’re simply going on holiday here, take a look at these fun facts about Slovenia before you go! 1. It’s a hilly region! Slovenia is a mountainous country in Central Europe. 2. Slovenia used to be part of Yugoslavia. Once a part of the former …
interesting facts about Latvia
2 Jul

19 Lighthearted Facts About Latvia

Looking to boost your knowledge of the big wide world and increase your chances of winning the next geography quiz? Why not start with these fun facts about Latvia! 1. Where in the world is Latvia? Latvia is in the Baltic region of Northern Europe; it borders Estonia, Lithuania, Russia, and Belarus and has a …
interesting facts about Greece
29 Mar

14 Glorious Facts About Greece

Often called the cradle of western civilisation, Greece is known for its countless islands, ancient ruins and fantastic Mediterranean produce.  Whether you hail from this stunning country or you’re looking to travel here, brush up on your local knowledge with these 14 fun facts about Greece! 1. Greece has lots of connections. Greece is an …