Category: Europe

Austria Attractions

Burgenland and Eisenstadt Austria’s youngest federal state, Burgenland, is a popular holiday destination. The wooded hills in the south of the region are the forerunners of the Alps. Everywhere in…

Geography of Portugal

General information about Portugal The official name is the Portuguese Republic (Republica Portuguesa, Republic of Portugal). It is located in the southwest of Europe, in the western part of the…

Corfu, Greece

For most of us, the island of Kerkyra is known as Corfu. It is the second largest island in the Ionian Sea and the northernmost in the Ionian island chain….

Livigno, Italy

Surrounded by majestic mountain peaks reaching 3000 m, in a picturesque, sparkling snow, sunny valley, the ski resort of Livigno is located. Since the 50s of the last century, Livigno…

Serbia Arts

The destinies of Serbian art are the living reflection of its geographical position and the historical events of the country. Placed on the edge of two cultural worlds, the Western…

Estonia Population 1922

Population data. – The population of Estonia at the time of the first census (1922) amounted to 1,110,000 residents, a figure that did not increase much in 1930 (1,114,861). As…

Switzerland Recent History

From the Reformation to the end of the 19th century A profound division between the cantons was created with the adhesion of a group of them to the Reform, introduced…

Italy Machiavellian Encyclopedia

Historical evolution. Although M. complained in some famous pages of the political fragmentation of the peninsula, it would be anachronistic to consider him a precursor of the national unitary state…

Greece Choral Opera

This form of culture, which had to irremediably lose ground as a result of the new currents, was inspired in general – from whatever part of the world – by…

Germany Constitution

According to the constitution, approved by the Weimar National Assembly and promulgated on 11 August 1919, the German Reich is a republic, in which sovereignty emanates from the people. The…

Attractions in Lithuania

Trakai water castle in Lithuania 27 kilometers southwest of Vilnius is a medieval pearl in the Baltic States – the Trakai moated castle. It was built on an island in…

Independent Cyprus

On August 16, 1960, according to Allcitycodes, the independence of Cyprus was proclaimed, which became a member of the UN that same year and joined the Commonwealth in March 1961….