Germany and Belgium border the Netherlands. To the east, the Netherlands shares a 358-mile border with Germany, while the common border with Belgium to the south runs 279 miles.
Five of the Netherlands' 12 provinces – Drenthe, Gelderland, Groningen, Limburg and Overijssel – lie on the border with Germany. Limburg also borders Germany, as do the provinces North Brabant and Zeeland. The five provinces Flevoland, Friesland, North Holland, South Holland and Utrecht do not border a foreign country.
The Netherlands has a coastline of 280 miles along the North Sea. The five provinces Friesland, Groningen, North Holland, South Holland and Zeeland border the North Sea.Learn More
Dublin is located on the east coast of Ireland within the province of Leinster. As the capital and largest city of Ireland, Dublin has just more than 500,000 residents, expanding to include a metropolitan area of roughly 1.6 million people.Full Answer >
Greece shares a border with the Aegean Sea to its east, the Ionian Sea to its west and Mediterranean Sea to its south. Greece has 8,479 miles of coastline and is located in Southern Europe, between the countries of Albania and Turkey, and also shares a border with Macedonia and Bulgaria. The country has a total land area of 81,180 miles, a water area of 813 miles and 689 miles of total land boundary.Full Answer >
Copenhagen is the capital of Denmark. More than 1.1 million people call Copenhagen home, and this city contains approximately one-third of the country's population. The city sits on the shores of the Oresund, in the southeastern corner of the country.Full Answer >
The main sources of the U.K. constitution include statutes, common laws, conventions, international law and the European Union's legislation. The U.K. constitution is considered to be uncodified (an unwritten constitution).Full Answer >