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Montenegro – the Pearl of the Balkans

Europe is a beautiful continent with lots of amazing places to see. One of those places is undoubtedly Montenegro. With its mountains, lakes and medieval villages, it will for sure satisfy people looking for a great vacation spot. Join us today to see what’s worth visiting in the country of Montenegro.

Bern – the most charming capital of Europe

Although it has been the capital of Switzerland since 1848, Bern is still a very charming “town”. Its character is not destroyed by the fact that Bern is the headquarters of government, international companies, and organizations as well as an important transport hub. It is truly a unique place.     One of the things that make Bern so charming is very well preserved historic center. The Old Town as a whole has been named the UNESCO World Heritage Site, is simply a medieval city in the middle of the modern city, leaving an amazing impression.     Bern, which lies on a peninsula, is surrounded by the river Aare. Beautiful, turquoise color attracts people, and the habitants of the city in their free time enjoy the charms of a very clean river and waterfront. Boats, inflatable mattresses, inflatable boats, kayaks, diving … anyone can find something for themselves.   If you want to see the city from a better angle, a great viewpoint is the platform of the cathedral tower. It is difficult to …

Brussels – the capital of Europe

Today is the European Union Day, and we thought it is the perfect opportunity to say a little bit more about the administrative capital of the EU – Brussels!   Today’s Brussels history begins in the 50’s when the city was preparing to organize a world exhibition. It was then that the city’s wide avenues, office buildings, tunnels, and viaducts, as well as the famous Brussels Atomium, were built. From then on the city was being prepared for the reception of thousands of people. It was also then that the district of Léopold, which now houses most of the EU institutions, was rebuilt. Brussels has already been chosen as the headquarters of the international organization – the North Atlantic Treaty Organization as early as 1949, before the EU. It was primarily geared to the geographical location of Belgium as a center for the area of operations of the organization and the proximity of NATO’s main military base in Mons near Brussels. Today the city is home to most EU institutions, which means that the city …