Monthly Archives: December 2020

Destination: Lithuania

Official Name: Republic of Lithuania Established: 6 July 1253 (Kingdom of Lithuania), 16 February 1918 (Independence from Russia) Population: 2,795,334 (2020 estimate) Religion: 93% Christianity Language(s): Lithuanian, Polish, Russian Capital: Vilnius Order of Visit: Twenty-Fourth First Visit: 17 July 2006 Last Visit: … Continue reading

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Destination: Belarus

Official Name: Republic of Belarus Established: 25 March 1918 (Independence from Russia) Population: 9,408,400 (2020 estimate) Religion: 48.3% Orthodox Christian, 41.1% atheist, 7.1% is Catholic Language(s): Belarusian, Russian Capital: Minsk Order of Visit: Twenty-Third    First Visit: 16 July 2006 Last … Continue reading

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Destination: Russia

Official Name: Russian Federation Established: Duchy of Moscow (1283), Monarchy abolished (1917), Russian Federation (1991) Population: 146,748,590 (2020 estimate) Religion: 70% Russian Orthodoxy, 15% No religion, 10% Islam Language(s): Russian  Capital: Moscow Order of Visit: Twenty-First    First Visit: 09 July … Continue reading

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Destination: Finland

Official Name: Republic of Finland Established: 6 December 1917 (Independence from Russia) Population: 5,528,737 (2020 estimate) Religion: 68.7% Evangelical Lutheran Church of Finland, 26.3% no religion Language(s): Finnish, Swedish  Capital: Helsinki Order of Visit: Twenty-First    First Visit: 08 July 2006 … Continue reading

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Destination: Spain

Official Name: Kingdom of Spain Established: January 1479 (First constitution 19 March 1812) Population: 47,431,256 (2020 estimate) Religion: 61% Roman Catholic, 35% No religion Language(s): Spanish  Capital: Madrid Order of Visit: Twenty     First Visit: 28 June 2006 Last Visit: 26 … Continue reading

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