Interesting Facts About Countries


Introduction:

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There are much more fun and interesting facts about countries around the world. Whether it’s a law that seems strange to you or just an interesting bit of history, countries are endlessly fascinating. There are many more interesting facts about countries around the world. There are 197 countries in the world. Here are some fun facts about a few of them:

Fun Facts:

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In Monaco, it is illegal to spit on the ground.

In Vatican City, it is illegal to smoke or gamble.

In Bermuda, it is illegal to import potatoes.

In Turkmenistan, it is illegal to wear a fake mustache that could make fun of the president.

In Thailand, it is illegal to leave your house without wearing shoes.

In Japan, it is illegal to ride a bicycle with more than one person on it.

In Saudi Arabia, it is illegal to drive a car or motorcycle on a highway.

In the United States, it is illegal to sell a snake with a value of less than $200.

In the United Kingdom, it is illegal to urinate in public.

In Australia, it is illegal to ride a camel on the freeway.

In Norway, it’s illegal to wear a bikini unless you’re on a beach.

In Japan, it’s considered bad luck to write someone’s name in red.

In Spain, it’s illegal to own a pet snake.

In Greece, it’s illegal to wear a skirt shorter than three inches above the knee.

In Germany, it’s illegal to kiss on a train.

In Russia, it’s illegal to tell a lie in public.

In Norway, it’s illegal to wear a bikini on a beach before the end of July.

In Greece, it’s illegal to wear slippers in public.

In Switzerland, it’s illegal to flush the toilet after 10 pm.

And in Spain, it’s illegal to dance in public without a license.

In Monaco, there are more millionaires per capita than in any other country.

If you want to visit all 204 countries in the world, it will take you an estimated 809 years.

Vatican City is the smallest country in the world, with a population of just over 800 people.

There are more than 200 different languages spoken in Switzerland.

In Liechtenstein, there is one police officer for every 229 people.

The Maldives is the smallest country in Asia, with a population of just over 350,000 people.

Tuvalu is the smallest country in the world, with a population of just over 10,000 people.

San Marino is the smallest country in Europe, with a population of just over 30,000 people.

The Bahamas is the largest country in the Caribbean, with a population of over 350,000 people.

Greenland is the largest country in North America, with a population of over 56,000 people.

France is the largest country in Europe, with a population of over 66 million people.

Russia is the largest country in the world, with a population of over 146 million people.

Australia is the largest country in Oceania, with a population of over 23 million people.

Canada is the largest country in North America, with a population of over 36 million people.

The United Arab Emirates is the largest country in the Middle East, with a population of over 9 million people.

China is the largest country in Asia, with a population of over 1.4 billion people.

India is the largest country in South Asia, with a population of over 1.3 billion people.

Indonesia is the largest country in Southeast Asia, with a population of over 261 million people.

Brazil is the largest country in South America, with a population of over 209 million people.

Nigeria is the largest country in Africa, with a population of over 191 million people.

Germany is the largest country in Europe, with a population of over 81 million people.

The United Kingdom is the largest country in the British Isles, with a population of over 66 million people.

Spain is the largest country in Iberia, with a population of over 47 million people.

Italy is the largest country in the Mediterranean, with a population of over 60 million people.

Japan is the largest country in East Asia, with a population of over 127 million people.

Mexico is the largest country in North America, with a population of over 123 million people.

Turkey is the largest country in Anatolia, with a population of over 79 million people.

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