Cyprus

Interesting facts about Cyprus

Photo credit:  Lefteris Katsouromallis Cyprus is also called The Island of Love. The legend has it that the Greek goddess of love Aphrodite near Paphos, Cyprus, Mark Anthony gave Cyprus to the Queen of Egypt, Cleopatra, as a gift. After conquering Cyprus, King Richard the Lionheart wed Berengaria of Navarre at Limassol on May 12,…

Malta

Interesting facts about Malta

Photo credit:  bass_nroll Malta is one of the smallest countries in the world. The Maltese archipelago consists in three majors islands: Malta, Gozo e Comino. Comino is the only uninhabited island of the three major island. It is famous for its spectacular bay the Blue Lagoon. Malta was called Melita (The island of honey) by…

Paris France

20 Interesting facts about France

 Paris was originally a Roman city called “Lutetia”. In the city of Paris there is only one stop sign. Fist licence place was introduced for the first time in France. The Louvre museum is the most visited art museum in the world. About 20% of the French territory is outside of Europe. With more than…