1.) Paris was originally a Roman city called “Lutetia”

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2.) Spain is the largest producer of Bananas in Europe

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3.) Portugal is the oldest country in Europe

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4.) ‘Big Ben’ is not the name of the famous clock tower at London’s Houses of Parliament

The tower itself is called the Elizabeth Tower. Big Ben is actually the bell inside the tower.

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5.) Oktoberfest actually begins in September

6.) The flag of Denmark, is the oldest state flag in the world still in use by an independent nation

7.) In Switzerland, you’re never more than 10 miles from a lake

8.) In 2008, Norway knighted a penguin

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