Search

Black Sea

Archive for the ‘The Black Sea’ Category

Bulgaria

Bulgaria

Bulgaria is a country that is well known for its location near the Black Sea, which has made it very important for strategic shipping and transportation industries. It is a country that is very popular amongst tourists because it offers versatile choices including beach vacations and the opportunity to participate in winter tourist activities. During

Read more

Romania

Romania

During the earliest points of recorded history, Romania was said to be inhabited by unique tribes of people for which there is little information. Through both World Wars and after, Romania experienced a political landscape of constant change with different motivations and inspirations for the various changes in the collective will and conscience of the

Read more

Turkey

Turkey

Turkey is located on the Mediterranean. It was founded in 1923 from what remained of the Ottoman Empire. It joined the UN in 1945 and became a member of NATO in 1952. The capital of Turkey is Ankara. It has a population of 73,193,000 people. The official language is Turkish; however, other languages are spoken,

Read more

Ukraine

Ukraine

Ukraine is a large country situated on the Black Sea in Eastern Europe just west of Russia. As a part of the Soviet Union, it suffered major agricultural disasters and brutal repression, resulting in the 1933 and 1946 famines, killing millions. It was, of course, also subject to two world wars that further ravaged the

Read more