10 most difficult Southern Europe riddlesSouthern Europe quiz
How many train stations does the Vatican City have?
none, but one was planned
there was one, but it was demolished
Vatican Railway consists of two 300-metre sets of rail tracks and two freight sidings. It is the shortest national railway system in the world, with only one station. Most railway traffic consists of inbound freight goods, although the railway has occasionally carried passengers, usually for symbolic or ceremonial reasons.
What is the capital of Andorra?
Andorra La Villa
Andorra La Vella
Andorra la Vella is the capital of Andorra, a sovereign landlocked Southwest European microstate. The city has a population of only 22,886 (as of 2015). It is Europe’s highest capital city in terms of elevation. The city is located at the confluence of two mountain streams in the Pyrenees at an elevation of 1,023 meters in Andorra’s south western region.
Which river flows through Zagreb?
Sava connects three national capitals: Ljubljana, Zagreb and Belgrade.
Which river flows through Lisbon?
The Tagus is the longest river in the Iberian Peninsula.
Which country is Thessalia a part of?
Thessaly is a region in central Greece.
Which country is Istria a part of?
Istria is the largest peninsula in the Adriatic Sea. The region was a part of Italy from 1919 to 1947. After the fascist takeover of Italy in 1922, the Italian government began a campaign of forced Italianization. In 1926, use of Slavic languages was banned, and Slavic family names were ordered to be changed to Italian.
Which country is Navarre a part of?
Navarre is a region in Northeastern Spain, on the border with France. Historically, it was the kingdom of the Basques. Today, only 10% of the population speak Basque, mostly in the northern part of Navarre.