Hotels For Valentine’s Day

Soon it will be that time again: Valentine’s Day, the day of all lovers, is just around the corner. Some of you love it, while others get a cold chill when they think of the kitschy heart decorations that can already be bought on every corner. But how about using this day as an occasion… Read More »

Before the trip to Mexico

Mexico is a different country. Its history differs from ours, as does its culture and mentality. As a visitor, it is important to adapt your behavior, but also to be flexible in your expectations. We must therefore be prepared for the fact that even the most well-planned ingredients in our trip to Mexico may be… Read More »

Dubai and more

Experience Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Al Ain and Fujairah In Dubai you can golf in the morning, swim during the day and finish skiing in the evening. First-class food, wonderful beaches and endless activities await you here! Dubai and neighboring Emirates are not similar to other destinations. Dubai itself is a big city where different nationalities… Read More »

Sights in Chalkidiki

Not only are the numerous Greek islands a popular holiday destination, the Chalkidiki peninsula is also playing an increasingly important role with tourists. It is a region in the north of Greece known for its three finger-like headlands. In addition to great beaches, there are also beautiful places and cultural highlights to discover on Chalkidiki.… Read More »

Attractions in Australia

Australia combines many desires of tourists and locals alike. The vast country, the many natural spectacles, the species-rich flora and fauna, but also the various large cities with gigantic architecture are just some of the attractions, which is why over six million people visit the 5th continent every year. The country of Australia is located… Read More »

Tivat – Montenegro’s own Monaco

In Tivat, glamor and expensive life are not far away, as the renovated port city surprises the tourist with its splendor. Tivat is full of the glamor of expensive life, streamlined yachts, luxury hotels, but also beautiful scenery and Finnish small villages. Luxury yachts and beaches Tivat is a small beach town on the picturesque Bay… Read More »

ATTRACTIONS OF KARON BEACH

FLIGHTS, ACCOMMODATION AND MOVEMENT ON KARON BEACH There are a huge number of hotels in the Karon Beach area, both on the seafront and a little deeper inland. Flights and trips to Phuket A lot of package tours are organized to Karon Beach from Finland. All major tour operators have packages that include flights, accommodation… Read More »

Trips to Java

In Java, you are in the heart of Indonesia. The country is like a melting pot of Indonesian history, culture and nature. In Java, you can experience Indonesian highlights from thousands of years old shrines to smoky volcanoes. Why travel to Java? Java is an Indonesian island that is part of a “ring of fire”… Read More »

Albania Defense and Foreign Policy

Foreign policy and defense Albania is a nation in Southern Europe. Its capital city is Tirana. Following the fall of the Communist regime in 1991, Albania has endeavored to establish good relations with the West. The country was adopted as a member of the NATO defense alliance in 2009 and applied for membership in the… Read More »

Andorra Defense and Foreign Policy

Foreign policy and defense Andorra is a nation in Southern Europe. Its capital city is Andorra. Andorra has close relations with Spain and France. The Principality is not an EU member, but has a number of cooperation agreements with the Union and the euro is now the official currency in the country. The same year… Read More »

Austria Defense and Foreign Policy

Foreign policy and defense Austria is a nation in Western Europe. Its capital city is Vienna. The end of the Cold War in the early 1990s changed Austria’s security policy situation. Although Austria maintained its position as a neutral country, it became possible to make a freer interpretation of the neutrality. Among other things, this… Read More »

Belarus Defense and Foreign Policy

Foreign policy and defense Belarus is a nation in Eastern Europe. Its capital city is Minsk. The regime in Belarus (Belarus) is heavily dependent on Russia, although relations have often been turbulent. The relationship with the Western countries has long been problematic, although Belarus’ withdrawal from Russia’s annexation of Ukrainian Crimea in 2014 has made… Read More »

Belgium Defense and Foreign Policy

Foreign policy and defense Belgium is a nation in Western Europe. Its capital city is Brussels. After the two world wars, Belgium was a strong advocate of close cooperation between the Western powers. The country was a founding member of both the NATO defense alliance in 1949 and the EU’s predecessor to the European Coal… Read More »

Bosnia and Herzegovina Defense and Foreign Policy

Foreign policy and defense Bosnia and Herzegovina is a nation in Southern Europe. Its capital city is Sarajevo. Bosnia, which consists of two autonomous entities – the Federation of Bosnia-Herzegovina and the Republika Srpska – is largely held together by strong external pressure. Central power is weak, and since the peace agreement in 1995, the… Read More »

Bulgaria Defense and Foreign Policy

Foreign policy and defense Bulgaria is a nation in Eastern Europe. Its capital city is Sofia. Until the collapse of communism in 1989, Bulgaria was a sound state to the Soviet Union. Subsequently, the foreign policy goal was instead to approach the Western powers. Bulgaria joined the US-led NATO Alliance in 2004 and the EU… Read More »

Croatia Defense and Foreign Policy

Foreign policy and defense Croatia is a nation in Southern Europe. Its capital city is Zagreb. Croatia has improved its relations with the outside world since the turn of the millennium, through increased willingness to cooperate and strengthen democracy. However, there is some grumbling in relation to several neighboring countries. The country joined NATO in… Read More »

Czech Republic Defense and Foreign Policy

Foreign policy and defense Czech Republic is a nation in Eastern Europe. Its capital city is Prague. After the Velvet Revolution in 1989, Czechoslovakia wanted to integrate with Western Europe as quickly as possible. The same was true of the new state, the Czech Republic, which was formed in 1993, since the federation with Slovakia… Read More »

Denmark Defense and Foreign Policy

Foreign policy and defense Denmark is a nation in Northern Europe. Its capital city is Copenhagen. The most current foreign policy issues in Denmark concern how far EU cooperation should be and how new security policy threats, such as international terrorism, should be addressed. In recent years, Russia’s foreign policy has begun to be perceived… Read More »

Estonia Defense and Foreign Policy

Foreign policy and defense Estonia is a nation in Northern Europe. Its capital city is Tallinn. Estonia’s membership in NATO and in the EU from 2004 forms the basis of the country’s security and foreign policy. Estonia is one of America’s most faithful allies. Relations with Russia are complicated and have deteriorated in recent years… Read More »

Finland Defense and Foreign Policy

Foreign policy and defense Finland is a nation in Northern Europe. Its capital city is Helsinki. The end of the Cold War and the dissolution of the Soviet Union in 1991 brought a new orientation in Finnish foreign policy. Since 1995, Finland has been a member of the EU and the country also participates in… Read More »

France Defense and Foreign Policy

2019 December France demands the release of imprisoned academics by Iran December 27 The French Foreign Ministry calls on the Iranian ambassador to protest the abduction of two French academics, one of whom has launched a hunger strike. France demands that both academics, who have been imprisoned since June, be released. The academics are accused… Read More »

Germany Defense and Foreign Policy

Foreign policy and defense Germany is a nation in Western Europe. Its capital city is Berlin. As Germany has come to play an increasingly strong economic role in Europe and the world, expectations among European countries and the US have increased that the country will also take greater responsibility for peace and security in the… Read More »

Greece Defense and Foreign Policy

Foreign policy and defense Greece is a nation in Southern Europe. Its capital city is Athens. Greek foreign policy is mainly characterized by relations with Turkey and the EU. After a period of some relaxation in relation to the arch-rivals Turkey, tensions have increased since the end of the 2010s. Relations with the EU became… Read More »

Hungary Defense and Foreign Policy

Foreign policy and defense Hungary is a nation in Eastern Europe. Its capital city is Budapest. With membership in the EU and the NATO defense alliance, Hungary achieved two of its main foreign policy goals, after the last Soviet troops left Hungarian soil in 1991. Since 2010, when Hungary got a right-wing government led by… Read More »

Iceland Defense and Foreign Policy

Foreign policy and defense Iceland is a nation in Northern Europe. Its capital city is Reykjavik. Iceland has no military defense of its own. Instead, it is a member of NATO’s defense alliance, which is responsible for the country’s military protection. Until 2006, the US had a military base outside Reykjavík. Iceland is outside the… Read More »

Ireland Defense and Foreign Policy

Foreign policy and defense Ireland is a nation in Northern Europe. Its capital city is Dublin. Ireland’s foreign policy has traditionally revolved around the relationship with Britain. The long-standing mistrust between the countries was broken in the 1980s, not least since they began to work together to reach peace in the conflict in Northern Ireland.… Read More »

Italy Defense and Foreign Policy

Foreign policy and defense Italy is a nation in Southern Europe. Its capital city is Rome. Italy’s foreign policy has been dominated by strong support for European integration and the NATO defense alliance. Italy played an important role in Western European cooperation that led to the formation of the EU’s predecessor Coal and Steel Community… Read More »

Kosovo Defense and Foreign Policy

Foreign policy and defense Kosovo is a nation in Eastern Europe. Its capital city is Pristina. Central to Kosovo is to be recognized as a state of its own, but only half of the world’s nations have attended the Kosovans. Resistance of members of the UN Security Council means that the World Organization has not… Read More »

Latvia Defense and Foreign Policy

Foreign policy and defense Latvia is a nation in Northern Europe. Its capital city is Riga. After independence in 1991, Latvia’s most important foreign policy goal was to gain membership in the NATO and EU defense alliance. Since this was implemented in 2004, the organizations have been an important part of Latvia’s foreign and security… Read More »

Liechtenstein Defense and Foreign Policy

Foreign policy and defense Liechtenstein is a nation in Western Europe. Its capital city is Vaduz. Liechtenstein has close cooperation with Switzerland. Since the 1920s, countries share currencies and postal services, and they have common duties to the outside world. Switzerland is also responsible for the defense, and stands for Liechtenstein’s official representation in several… Read More »