Countries in the Great Peninsula

Germany:Portugal:Sweden

Germany

Germany, population of 81,305,856, is famous for several things like its fashion, music and tourist attractions. However, what really brought Germany to the spotlight is the German Holocaust under the leadership of Hitler.


Lil Bit of History

World War 1 and World War 2 played a huge part of the countries history and played a big role in defining it as a country. The Berlin Wall is a remarkable landmark that symbolizes the division between the people during hard times.


Climate

In spring the weather is most unpredictable, Summer temperatures usually range between 22 and 30°C, In October, weather can still be sunny and warm. Winters are rather mild with daytime temperatures averaging between 0 and 5°C. However, temperatures can fall far below zero, especially at night.


Music and Literature

The popular music in Germany is very similar to the music people listen to here in the US, like all teenagers they enjoy music genres like hiphop, pop, rap, and indie. The German musical culture is still based on names like Bach, Beethoven, Brahms, Handel and Richard Strauss. New releases and popular books, including Noah by Sebastian Fitzek, Arbeit und Struktur by Wolfgang Herrndorf are some of the modern books enjoyed by the people of Germnay.


Portugal

Portugal is a very beautiful country. Amazing food, beautiful beaches, lovely mountains, and a rich story. It is known to be one of the most beautiful countries in Europe.


LIL bit of history

Climate

Music and Literature