EU fun facts

Interesting facts about Sweden
3 Aug

18 Sensational Facts About Sweden

Located in Scandinavia bang in-between Norway and Finland, Here’s 18 fun facts about Sweden… 1. Sweden is more than just a country. Sweden is a Scandinavian country in Northern Europe, with thousands of tiny islands surrounding the mainland. 2. What are people from here called? Residents here are known as ‘Swedes’ (noun), or ‘Swedish’ (adjective). …
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 Riga
24 Jun

11 Refreshing Facts About Riga

Like to know a little more about the capital cities of the world and improve your chances of winning the next quiz? Check out these 11 fun facts about Riga! 1. It’s a popular European capital. Riga is the capital city of Latvia. 2. Grab the dictionary! Wondering how to say the name of this …
fun facts about berlin
21 Jun

14 Brilliant Facts About Berlin

Looking to increase your knowledge of Europe and better your chances of winning the next pub quiz? Then check out these 14 fun facts about Berlin… 1. Basic facts first. Berlin is the capital city of Germany. Wondering how to say the name of this wonderful city? It’s pronounced Ber-linn. 2. How big is Berlin? …
interesting facts about Czech Republic
18 Jun

21 Cheerful Facts About Czech Republic

Looking to boost your knowledge of this majestic and eclectic country? Take a look at these fun facts about Czech Republic, also known as Czechia! 1. Czech Republic has lots of different neighbors. Czech Republic is a wondrous landlocked country in Central Europe. It is bordered by Poland to the northeast and east, Slovakia to …
facts about Venice, Italy
29 May

21 Vibrant Facts About Venice, Italy

For a variety of reasons, almost everyone I know wants to visit the extraordinary city that is Venice. Whether you’re planning a visit or simply want to brush up on your local knowledge, here are 21 fun facts about Venice to whet your appetite… 1. It’s the city of water. The Metropolitan City of Venice …
interesting facts about Athens
21 May

13 Awesome Facts About Athens

Like to know a little more about the capital cities of the world and improve your chances of winning the next quiz? Take a look at these 13 fun facts about Athens! 1. Athens is a seriously small capital. Athens is the capital city of Greece. The total land area of Athens is 159 square …
interesting facts about Ireland
20 May

25 Fun Facts About Ireland

Home of the world-renowned dry stout Guinness, Ireland is known for its beer and whiskey and rural pubs. Apart from its breweries, the Land of Saints and Scholars also harbors a deep, colorful history. It’s known for producing a number of great writers, artists and musicians. Learn more about this island and its interesting idiosyncrasies. …
interesting facts about Belgium 1
15 May

19 Bodacious Facts About Belgium

Whether you hail from this stunning country or you’re thinking about visiting Bruges, brush up on your local knowledge with these 19 fun facts about Belgium. 1. Belgium has many borders – and a coastline, too! Belgium is a small country in Western Europe. It shares a border with Netherlands to the north, Germany to …
interesting facts about Reunion Island
14 May

17 Revealing Facts About Reunion

Want to learn some interesting facts about the smaller countries of the world? Take a look at these interesting and magical facts about Reunion Island. 1. Reunion Island is technically part of France! Reunion Island is a small French overseas territory in the Indian Ocean. 2. Reunion has lots of island neighbors. The nearest neighboring …
interesting facts about Finland
12 May

18 Fascinating Facts About Finland

Looking to boost your knowledge of Europe and increase your chance of winning the next pub quiz? Why not start off with these 18 fun facts about Finland! 1. Fascinating – but freezing! Finland is a stunningly beautiful country in Northern Europe. A quarter of Finland is actually within the Arctic Circle! Amazing! 2. Finland …
interesting facts about Mount Vesuvius
28 Apr

12 Massive Facts About Mount Vesuvius

Mount Vesuvius is world-famous for a variety of reasons.  Not only is it an active volcano that’s fairly large compared to the mainstream, it’s also been a part of the landscape for centuries, even millennia.  How much do you really know about this volcano?  Here’s 12 fun facts about Mount Vesuvius to help freshen your …
interesting facts about Amsterdam
5 Apr

14 Awesome Facts About Amsterdam

Thinking of visiting this beautiful city, or just want to know a little more about the capital cities of Europe? Sit back and take a look at these 14 fun facts about Amsterdam! 1. The Netherlands’ capital city is pretty famous Amsterdam is the capital city of the Netherlands. 2. However, it takes a bit of …
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 …
interesting facts about Portugal
27 Mar

28 Pleasing Facts About Portugal

If you’re a football fan, probably the first thing that pops into your mind when you think of Portugal is Cristiano Ronaldo! But, if you enjoy a glass of wine then you’ll imagine a bottle of Port Wine.Portugal can fulfill every visitor’s dreams and desires. It’s a special country full of character, rich history, and …