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Location of the Seine and Loire Rivers and the Louvre and Eiffel Tower
Made up of 4 regions: England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland
The Beatles are a famous pop band from here
Birthplace of Shakespeare and Dickens
capital of the UK
Most people are Protestant Christians in which country?
Prime Minister is leader, but also has a monarch
Birthplace of industrial revolution
Made up of UK and Republic of Ireland
what is the capital of Belgium?
Largest country in Western Europe
Produces most food in Europe
was birthplace of famous painters Monet and Renoir
The country lots of hot springs and geysers
Where the Renaissance began
Known as the "cradle of democracy"
A lot of peat, which is dried, decayed plants used for fuel
Black Forest has been destroyed by acid rain
Chancellor is the "real" leader of the government
what is the capital of germany?
Protestant Reformation began here
The super highways are called Autobahns are located in what country?
home to the Basque people
Has famous dances of flamenco and bolero
Known as a country of "many countries" because it has many immigrants
what is the capital of spain?
Europe's leading cultural center
Has a high standard of living
Made up of Belgium, Netherlands, and Luxemburg
Also known as Holland
Mountain range that separates France and Spain
Located in Austria, Italy, Switzerland, and France. Where "The Sound of Music" story was based.
when a river is wide and deep enough to allow passage of a ship.
where the Pope lives and works.
who is the pope of the catholic church?
The Parthenon is in what city
It is smallest nation in Western Europe