by: Roxy Chaheine
These three countries that I have chosen are the ones that interested me the most. I have always wanted to take a vacation to these places. I wanted to learn more about the culture and the way they live. In my opinion, these are the best European countries.
Leader and Title:
Germany's Chief of State's name is Joachim Gauck.
One of Germany's many historical monuments is the Brandenburg Gate. It is located in the Western part of Berlin.
Many people call the country of Germany their home. The last recorded population of germany was 81,147,265 on July of 2012
Germany's average gross domestic product is $3,383 trillion
Germany is a member of the European Union, which means, their currency is the Euro. The exchange rate to a US dollar is $1.36
The primary language in Germany is German.
The primary religion in Germany is Protestant.
one of many famous landmarks in Germany is the Berlin Wall. It was a barrier built by the German Democratic Republic that completely cut off West Berlin from East Germany.
One cultural food that is quite popular in Germany is sauerkraut.
In Germany, the climate is pretty typical. Cold, snowy winters and hot summers.
The president of France is Francios Hollande. He was elected in 2012.
One of France's historical monuments is the Notre Dame Cathedral.
A very significant historical figure from France is Louis XIV. He built a fortress around France and reduced population pressure.
France is home to about 65,951,611 people
France's gross domestic product is around $2.579 trillion
Some of many famous brands from France are
Coco Chanel and Lacoste.
The majority of the people who live in France practice the Roman Catholic religion.
One of the most famous tourist attractions in the world is located in Paris, France.
It is called the Eiffel tower. It is 1,063 feet tall.
The macaroon, one of the most delicious desserts, originated from France along with many others.
France is located West of Germany.
The climate in Paris during the winter is very cold and snowy.
The climate in the summer is pretty mild temperatures.
Prime Minister Enrico Letta
The Colosseum is a very well known monument is located in Rome.
Some main crops grown in the outskirts of Italy are fruits and vegetables.
Italy's gross domestic product is around $1.813 trillion
Many famous brands that we find here in America, actually originated from Italy. Such as Ferrari, Gucci, and my personal favorite, nutella.
A majority of the people who live in Italy speak Italian.
The Leaning Tower of Pisa is a very well known landmark in Italy.
Here in American we eat many italian foods. Such as pizza, pasta, caesar salad, and much more.
Italy is located East of France
The climate in Italy is cool, rainy winters and hot, dry summers.
Rugged and mountainous. contains some plains.