european capitals

capitals of european nations


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  • Portugal- Lisbon
  • Spain-Madrid
  • France- Paris
  • Germany- Berlin
  • Netherlands/ Holland- Amsterdam
  • Belgium-Brussels
  • Estonia-Tallinn
  • Latvia- Riga
  • Lithuania- Vilnius
  • Belarus- Minsk
  • Hungary- Budapest
  • Czech- Prague
  • Slovenia-Ljubljana
  • Slovakia-Bratislava
  • Romania- Bucharest
  • Ireland-Dublin
  • Norway- Oslo
  • Finland- Helsinki
  • Sweden- Stockholm
  • Italy- Rome
  • Greece-Athens
  • Austria- Vienna
  • Switzerland- Bern
  • Denmark- Copenhagen
  • Ukraine-Kiev
  • Croatia- Zagreb
  • Macedonia- Skopje
  • Serbia- Belgrade
  • Turkey-Ankara
  • Bulgaria- Sofia
  • Liechtenstein- Vaduz
  • United Kingdom-London
  • Russia- Moscow
  • San Marino - San Marino
  • Azerbaijan- Baku
  • Albania- Tirana
  • Luxembourg –Luxembourg
  • Malta- Valletta
  • Monaco- Monaco
  • Vatican- Vatican city
  • Andorra - La Vella
  • Armenia- Yerevan
  • Montenegro- Podgorica
  • Kosovo- Pristina
  • Sardinia- Cagliari
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina- Sarajevo
  • Moldova- Chisinau
  • Georgia- T'bilisi
  • Sicily - Palermo

EU members = 27

Schengen treaty = 25 nations -- free movement across borders --

Iceland, Norway, Switzerland have signed it, despite not being EU members; while UK, Ireland, Cyprus, Liechtenstein, Romania, Bulgaria, Vatican have not signed despite being part of EU.

The EU came into being on 1 November 1993 throught the Treaty of Maastricht. It was formed on the lines of European Economic Community. A single market system, with commonh economic policies, defines the EU. Sixteen EU members have adopted a common trading currency called the euro; these countries fall in the eurozone, viz., Austria, Belgium, Cyprus, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Malta, the Netherlands, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, and Spain.

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ratnaveera 7 years ago from Cumbum

Thanks for very nice and informative Hub! This will be useful for students.


hiya 7 years ago

this is useful but the pictures could be bigger so then it would be easie to identify the countys and the capitals


chrissy 7 years ago

The capital of Netherlands is Amsterdam by the way.


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bhalla_neet 7 years ago from Delhi Author

thank you very much, Chrissy


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Ian Stinson 6 years ago

Like a travel fan, my favourite destination of the list you submit is Malta. Please, let me recommend you one of the best chances to get a lovely trip to Malta, check www.isango.com/malta-tours_r8022#search

Cheers!


Guest 6 years ago

Hmm, has someone forgot about Poland? As always. Assholes.


guest 2 5 years ago

poor poland


Andreah 5 years ago

You forgot Poland!


Monika 4 years ago

Hahaha Poor Poland


Sebastian78 4 years ago

Maps are too old from Year 1980 and we are now in 2012 :/


annomis 4 years ago

ghklllllllllllllllk


semona morton 3 years ago

deze informatie is zeer nuttig. Het is geweldig is kan ook helpen me als ik studeer voor sociale studies op het continent van europa

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