Central Europe

Central Europe is one of Europe's most beautiful regions. Long divided by the ambitions of warring empires and then Cold War tensions, this region has been deeply influenced by the Holy Roman Empire, Austria-Hungary, the Ottoman Empire, the Russian Empire, the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth and German hegemony throughout history.

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is Germany's capital and co-extensive with the Land of , one of the 16 federal states that make up the Federal Republic of Germany.

is the capital city of . With a unique, youthful atmosphere, world-class classical …

is the capital of the Republic of and by far its most populous city, with an urban population of 1.9 million and a metropolitan population of 2.4 million.

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is the largest country in and the most populous EU state.

is an EU member state featuring a gorgeous capital city, , and the largest lake in , .

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is a landlocked German-speaking country in bordering and to the west, and the to the north, and to the east and and to the south.

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is a country in that lies in the eastern at the northern end of the Adriatic Sea, with to the north, to the southwest, to the northeast and to the south.

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Central Europe

  • Location:
  • Latitude of center: 48° 54' 54" (48.915°) north
  • Longitude of center: 15° 26' 45.6" (15.446°) east
  • Wikidata: Central Europe
  • Wikimedia Commons: Central Europe

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Other Names for Central Europe

French: Europe centrale, German: Mitteleuropa, Italian: Europa centrale, Portuguese: Europa Central, Spanish: Europa Central
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