Trakai, Lithuania

Trakai, Lithuania

Gediminas founded this fortress 28 km west of Vilnius, making it his capital in 1320. Later, Keistut set up his court here. We are talking about Trakai and the historical national park of Lithuania – a beautiful small town surrounded by a lake, where every July the colorful Trakai Festival is held. The famous ancient […]

Gent, Belgium

Gent, Belgium

When thinking about Belgium, the “three pillars of local tourism” that usually come to mind are Brussels, Bruges and Antwerp. In this case, it is worth thinking again – and you will remember Ghent. This city is a unique architectural ensemble, in the center of which is the Cathedral of St. Bavo (16th century) with […]

History of France

History of France

According to agooddir, France has been a cultural and military power for centuries and is currently the second most important member of the European Union. In France, the remains of the oldest human, Cro-Magnon Man, named after the site of its discovery, the Cromagnon Cave in the Dordogne region, have been discovered. The history of […]

Economy of France

Economy of France

The French economy, which is one of the most advanced in the European Community, has seen a stormy development since the 1950s. Agriculture As the largest European producer and exporter of agricultural products, France benefits greatly from the generous subsidy policy of the European Union, despite the fact that the importance of agriculture is constantly […]

Geography of France

Geography of France

According to 800zipcodes, France lies in an advantageous position, washed to the west by the Atlantic Ocean, to the northwest by the English Channel and on the other side, to the south, by the Mediterranean Sea. The Pyrenees border Spain in the southwest, the Alps in the southeast with Italy, and the Jura Mountains in […]

Isle of Man General Information

Isle of Man General Information

General: Part of the Norwegian kingdom of the Hebrides until the 13th century, when the island was annexed to Scotland, became a British Crown possession in 1765. According to allpubliclibraries, the current problem is the revival of the almost completely extinct Manx Celtic language. Geography Location: Western Europe, an island in the Irish Sea, between […]