Which country does Montenegro belong to?
Montenegro is one of the Balkan states. These are states that are located on the Balkan Peninsula in southeastern Europe. Montenegro borders the Adriatic Sea to the southwest, Bosnia and Herzegovina to the west and northwest, Serbia to the northeast, and Kosovo and Albania to the east. With 13,812 square kilometers, Montenegro is about the size of the federal states of Bremen and Berlin combined.
In terms of landscape, mountains and forests are typical for Montenegro. The name of the country Montenegro is derived from the northern Italian dialect of the Venetian, namely from Montagna negro. This translates as “black mountains”.
The country is part of the Dinaric Mountains and has many inaccessible high mountains in the interior. The mountains are cut by many deep gorges. There is also a lot of forest. Only in the southeast of the country the area becomes flatter and also more fertile. On the Mediterranean coast there are some very steep cliffs.
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