South Europe Travel Guide

South Europe Travel Guide

Canary Islands Climate Due to the Gulf Stream, the Canary Islands have a very mild climate all year round with only minor temperature fluctuations. Extreme cold or heat rarely occurs. The summer months can get up to 30 ° C. The lowest rainfall is expected from March to November. In the sometimes high mountains it …

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West Europe Travel Guide

West Europe Travel Guide

Germany According to Countryaah, there are 9 countries in Western Europe. Germany is one of them. Germany borders on nine countries and naturally in the north on the waters of the North Sea and Baltic Sea, in the south the mountainous region of the Alps. With around 82 million inhabitants, it is one of the …

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East Europe Travel Guide

East Europe Travel Guide

Latvia According to Countryaah, there are 10 countries in Eastern Europe. Latvia is one of them. Latvia forms the center of the Baltic States and essentially consists of four historical regions: Courland, Livonia, Zemgale and Latgale. The mostly forested moraine hill country offers numerous lakes and a coastline along the Baltic Sea. Climate: The annual …

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North Europe Travel Guide

North Europe Travel Guide

Norway According to Countryaah, the Kingdom of Norway is located in northern Europe on the Scandinavian peninsula. It borders Sweden to the east and Finland and Russia to the northeast. Climate: The southern Norwegian coast has a mild climate, as does the western coast due to the influence of the Gulf Stream. The north-east and …

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East Africa Travel Guide

East Africa Travel Guide

Uganda According to Countryaah, Uganda is in close proximity to the equator in the eastern center of Africa. Winston Churchill gave Uganda the nickname “Pearl of Africa” – a sonorous name that promises diverse and unique natural beauties. In Uganda the savannah of East Africa merges into the rainforest of Central Africa, which has interesting …

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South America Travel Guide

South America Travel Guide

Suriname According to Countryaah, Suriname is the smallest country in South America and borders Guyana to the west, Brazil to the south and French Guiana to the east. In the north the Atlantic forms a natural border. Suriname consists of three regions and ten districts. The coastal regions are also the most populous and densely …

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Southern Africa Travel Guide

Southern Africa Travel Guide

Seychelles According to Countryaah, there are 5 countries in Southern Africa. Seychelles  is one of them. The Seychelles archipelago consists of 115 small and large islands with a total area of ​​455 km². The islands are scattered over hundreds of thousands of square kilometers in the Indian Ocean. Almost half of the total land area …

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North Africa Travel Guide

North Africa Travel Guide

Tunisia According to Countryaah, there are 7 countries in Northern Africa.  Located in the north of Africa, Tunisia offers its visitors a multitude of sights and a great diversity of nature. Climate: While the north of Tunisia is still clearly characterized by the Mediterranean Mediterranean climate, the south is determined by a continental climate, which …

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Southeast Asia Travel Guide

Southeast Asia Travel Guide

Myanmar Myanmar, the former Burma, is more original than any other country in Asia. According to Countryaah, there are 11 countries in Southeastern Asia. Myanmar is one of them. Every Myanmar traveler raves about the warmth of its residents and the fabulous sights of former royal cities, from dreamy beaches and evergreen mountain landscapes. The …

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North America Travel Guide

North America Travel Guide

Canada With an area of ​​almost 10 million square kilometers, Canada extends over six time zones and at the same time six climate zones. The regions of Canada are as diverse as its climatic zones. Whether you are looking for the cold climes and wilderness of the Canadian north, the mild climate of the west …

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Oceania Travel Guide

Oceania Travel Guide

New Caledonia Green the vegetation in the east, red the earth in the south, the beach on Ouvéa white – La Nouvelle Calédonie has many faces. An independent animal life has developed on the chain of islands belonging to France. Sylviornis Neocaledoniae, the large bird that does not fly, is one of them, as are …

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Caribbean Travel Guide

Caribbean Travel Guide

St. Lucia According to Countryaah, St. Lucia is a country in Caribbean. The beautiful Helena of the West, as the island is often called, beguiles with its dream beaches, magnificent coral reefs, lush rainforests, hot springs and imposing waterfalls. The Piton Twin Mountains rise steeply from the sea and form the symbol of the island. The …

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Central America Travel Guide

Central America Travel Guide

Panama According to Countryaah, there are 7 countries in Central America. Panama is one of them. Without a doubt, the Panama Canal plays a major role in this country, it shapes the history and also the culture of the country and the people. However, Panama is much more than just the canal: “The land of …

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East Asia Travel Guide

East Asia Travel Guide

Mongolia According to Countryaah, Mongolia is a huge landlocked country in Eastern Asia. It is more or less between Russia and China with an average altitude of 1500 m. From the taiga in the north to extensive steppes in the central part to deserts in the south (Gobi) there are different types of landscape. Nowhere …

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South Asia Travel Guide

South Asia Travel Guide

Pakistan According to Countryaah, Pakistan is located in Southern Asia. Pakistan is a tremendously diverse and interesting travel destination that unfortunately receives far too little attention in this country. It offers fascinating evidence from all epochs of human history as well as breathtaking landscapes and mighty mountains. The state of Pakistan emerged in 1947 from …

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West Asia Travel Guide

West Asia Travel Guide

Armenia According to Countryaah, Armenia is a landlocked country in western Asia and, together with Georgia and Azerbaijan, forms the threshold to Asia. The country located in the Lesser Caucasus is today only a “remnant” of the once huge settlement area of ​​the Armenians, which extended over large areas of Anatolia and Northern Persia. Today …

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Central Asia Travel Guide

Central Asia Travel Guide

Uzbekistan When one speaks of the Silk Road, one often has images of the oasis cities of Khiva, Bukhara or Samarkand in mind. The Central Asian interior is embedded in almost 2/3 of the Kyzylkum desert. Fertile plains can be found in the Fergana Valley, in the far east of the country. The two largest …

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Central Africa Travel Guide

Central Africa Travel Guide

Democratic Republic of Congo According to Countryaah, there are 9 countries in Central Africa. Democratic Republic of the Congo is one of them. The DR Congo has lush nature, an exciting history and a very hospitable population! The country was originally home to several kingdoms and one of the largest African states. The Kingdom of …

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West Africa Travel Guide

West Africa Travel Guide

Togo According to Countryaah, Togo is a country with a fascinating landscape and culture located on the west coast of Africa. It offers its visitors a multitude of sights and a great diversity of nature. The markets for traditional medicine and fetishes are well known. The country’s beaches invite you to relax, with a little …

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Madagascar Country Profile 2010-2011

Madagascar Country Profile 2010-2011

The year 2009 was a dramatic year for Madagascar. After the March 17 coup in which the young mayor of the capital, Andry Rajoelina (35), took power and forced President Marc Ravalomanana (60) into exile in South Africa, the country has undergone a continuous crisis. The crisis continued in 2010 and has major consequences for …

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