Stockholm

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Stockholm is the capital and largest metropolis of Sweden. It’s the coronary heart of Swedish business and cultural life and a serious middle for worldwide commerce and communications.The town is unfold over 14 islands on Sweden’s east coast. About 50 bridges join …

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Sofia

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Sofia <<soh FEE uh>> is the capital and largest metropolis of Bulgaria, a rustic in southeastern Europe. Sofia is the nation’s chief financial and cultural middle. The town is surrounded by mountains in western Bulgaria. Sofia’s previous part has winding, slender streets, and small homes. Trendy …

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Sochi

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Sochi <<SOH chee>> is a Russian resort metropolis on the Black Sea. Sochi stands on the foot of the Caucasus Mountains, close to Russia’s border with Georgia. Sochi’s financial system is predicated on tourism. The town is understood for its spas, seashores, and public …

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Skopje

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Skopje <<SKOP yeh>> is the capital and largest metropolis of Macedonia, a rustic in southeastern Europe. Skopje lies in northern Macedonia, alongside the Vardar River. A lot of the town was broken by an earthquake in 1963, however some historic buildings stay. Merchandise made in …

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Sicily

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Sicily <<SIHS uh lee>> is an Italian island within the central Mediterranean Sea. The Strait of Messina separates Sicily from the mainland of Italy. Sicily is the most important island within the Mediterranean. Sicily is certainly one of Italy’s 20 governmental models referred to …

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Sheffield

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Sheffield is a metropolis in north-central England, in the UK. It lies in a hilly space the place the River Don and River Sheaf meet. Sheffield has lengthy been a middle for the manufacturing of metal and different metallic merchandise. Its slicing instruments …

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Sarajevo

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Sarajevo <<SAR uh YAY voh>> is the capital of Bosnia-Herzegovina (typically merely referred to as Bosnia). It’s well-known for its many mosques  (Muslim homes of worship) . Ottomans—who dominated the town from the 1400’s to 1878—constructed the mosques. In 1914, Austrian Archduke Franz Ferdinand was assassinated in …

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San Marino

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San Marino <<SAN muh REE noh>> is the capital of the nation of San Marino, a small republic inside Italy. The town of San Marino sits excessive on a mountain. Three towers join a surrounding excessive stone wall. The towers are symbols of the nation, …

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Saint Petersburg

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Saint Petersburg is the second largest metropolis in Russia, after Moscow. It’s a main cultural and industrial middle. The town lies in northwest Russia, the place the Neva River flows into the Gulf of Finland, an arm of the Baltic Sea. Czar …

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Saint Andrews

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Saint Andrews lies on the east coast of Scotland. It’s a part of the North East Fife native authorities district. The city is usually referred to as the Capital of Golf. The Royal and Historic Golf Membership, based in St. Andrews in 1754, establishes …

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