Scotland Geography

Europe

Interesting details The geography of Scotland is very varied. In general, it is divided into the flat lowlands in the south and the mountainous highlands in the north and west of the country. The gentle curves of the Highlands bear witness to the last inland freezing of Europe. Scotland’s highest mountain, Ben Nevis, is also the […]

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Travel to Colombia

South America

Experience trekking, the Caribbean Sea and the Andes on a trip to Colombia A trip to the South American country of Colombia can, with its location next to the Caribbean Sea, among other things offer delicious sandy beaches. On your journey you will also have the opportunity to experience the Andes Mountains that stretch across […]

Plant Extractivism in Brazil

Plant Extractivism in Brazil

South America

The great variety of vegetal formations in Brazil favors vegetal extractivism , which consists in the collection of products not cultivated directly from nature, exploited with little technology or with rudimentary techniques and equipment. There are several products of vegetal extraction in Brazil, which vary from region to region. Some of the most characteristic are […]

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Spain Travel Guide

Europe

Spain quick facts Capital: Madrid Form of government: Parliamentary hereditary monarchy Population: 46,438,422 General emergency call: 112 Emergency fire brigade: 085 Country code: +34 Electric voltage: 230 V. The Spaniards are open, sociable people and take every opportunity to enjoy the outdoors and the sun. The cozy chat with neighbors and acquaintances on the street […]

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United Kingdom Travel Guide

Europe

England quick facts Capital: London State form: constitutional monarchy Population: 66,650,000 (2019) Police emergency number: 112 Emergency ambulance: 999 Country code: +44 Electric voltage: 240 volts The British are a bunch of their own: They are very polite, have a fixed time for their afternoon tea , drive on the left and are known for […]

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England Overview

Europe

Society & everyday life in England Religion The majority of the UK’s population are Christians at around 59 percent. Over 14 million inhabitants (approx. 25.1 percent) also stated that they did not belong to any religion. Most of the Christians feel they belong to the Anglican Church, around 11 million people belong to other Protestant […]

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Spain Overview

Europe

Society & everyday life in Spain Religion Religious freedom prevails in Spain. However, 90% of the population are baptized Roman Catholics. The church is particularly important in rural areas. In the cities, faith has taken a back seat, and faith is only lived out at major celebrations such as Easter, Christmas or at weddings. On […]

Rio Grande do Norte Geography

Rio Grande do Norte Geography

South America

Thanks to its privileged geographical situation – located on the South American coast closest to Europe – Rio Grande do Norte has always had a unique strategic importance. As the 16th century Portuguese said, “it is the closest land that exists in Brazil”. According to health-beauty-guides.com, the state of Rio Grande do Norte, in the […]

Climate and weather in Brazil

Climate and weather in Brazil

South America

The extreme expansion in the southern hemisphere leads to different climatic zones in Brazil . Most of the regions and areas have a tropical and subtropical climate . In addition, the seasons in Brazil are opposite to those in Europe. Means: If summer is with us, the Brazilians have winter time and vice versa. Roughly, the closer you get to the equator, the […]

Cape Verde Sights

Best Travel Time for Cape Verde

Africa

Climate in Cape Verde The climate in Cape Verde is so mild and dry all year round that the Cape Verde Islands are often called “the islands of eternal summer”. The archipelago with nine inhabited islands in the Atlantic belongs to the African island state Cape Verde . All year round, the Republic of Cabo […]

Best time to go fishing in the Seychelles

Climate in the Seychelles

Africa

The Republic of Seychelles is made up of around 115 islands in the Indian Ocean . They are divided into Inner and Outer Islands. Many people use the short form Seychelles to designate the island state. The location near the equator gives the islands a lot of sunshine. The average temperatures in the year are 24 to 30 degrees Celsius. Due to the […]

TRANSILVANIAN DESTINATIONS

TRANSILVANIA DESTINATIONS

Europe

In the spa town of Baile Felix, you can spend a pampering holiday cheaply. Cluj-Napoca has a Central European soul Cluj-Napoca is the center of Transylvania, which exudes a Central European urban atmosphere. Street cafes and historic buildings overlap into a lively shopping center, which now also shows a lot of tourists. The main attractions […]

FINLAND'S STORY

History of Finland

Europe

FROM THE VIKING AGE TO TODAY Finland’s history is characterized by constant changes in the rulers. Both Sweden and Russia claimed the country for themselves for centuries. Despite these adversities, Finland has developed into a modern and democratic state. Learn more about Finland’s exciting past. FINLAND UNDER SWEDISH INFLUENCE After several crusades rocked the country, […]

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Portugal – Sunbathing on the Edge of Europe

Europe

Portugal is known for its vibrant Atlantic, bustling cities and long sunny beaches. Read Rantapallo’s destination guide and plan your own holiday! Portugal has many faces Portugal’s location on the west side of Spain, right on the Atlantic coast, offers visitors a maritime experience. In a long and rather narrow country, climate variations are considerable, […]

HUNGARY TRAVEL DESTINATIONS

Hungary Travel Destinations

Europe

In the picturesque landscapes of Hungary, a thriving countryside, lively city life and excellent food await tourists. Hungary can rightly be considered one of the gems of Central Europe, where Eastern traditions and Western way of life meet according to countryaah. For Finns, the price level in the country is still affordable, and Hungary is an exciting […]

THE BEST OF JAMAICA

Jamaica as a Destination Country

North America

Populated by friendly people, Jamaica attracts visitors with its stunning nature, beaches and rastafarian culture. An unhurried melting pot of cultures Located in the Caribbean Sea, Jamaica is a dream destination for those looking for a relaxing beach vacation according to countryaah. There is no need to rush anywhere on the island unless you want […]

Malawi - The warm heart of Africa

Malawi – The Warm Heart of Africa

Africa

An elongated country with high mountains, fascinating national parks and a cooling lake. The species richness of animals makes each safari exciting with leopards, elephants, many species of antelopes, Burchells Zebra unique to the area, hippos, waterbucks, crocodiles and a wide variety of bird species. Along the lake there are long sandy beaches, fishing villages, […]

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Ecuador and the Galapagos

South America

The middle of the world According to countryaah, Ecuador, the small country in the middle of the equator, offers greater diversity than any other country in South America. The Galapagos Islands are one of our planet’s truly natural wonders. Here, everything still happens on animal terms and we humans are only temporary visitors. Here you […]