Slovakia Google Maps

Slovakia

Free and always accurate driving directions, Google Maps, traffic information for Slovakia (SK). Explore satellite imagery of Bratislava, the capital city of Slovakia, on the Google Maps of Europe below.

Slovakia (GPS: 48 40 N, 19 30 E) is located in Central Europe, south of Poland. The country’s area measurements are total: 49,035 sq km; land: 48,105 sq km, water: 930 sq km. This sovereign state is about twice the size of New Hampshire. The total irrigated land is 869 sq km (2012).

One of the essential features of Slovakia: Landlocked – enclosed or nearly enclosed by land. Most of the country is rugged and mountainous. The Tatra Mountains in the north are interspersed with many scenic lakes and valleys.

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Austria Google Maps

Austria

Free and always accurate driving directions, Google Maps, traffic information for Austria (AT). Explore satellite imagery of Vienna, the capital city of Austria, on the Google Maps of Europe below.

Austria (GPS: 47 20 N, 13 20 E) located in Central Europe, north of Italy and Slovenia. The country’s area measurements are total: 83,871 sq km; land: 82,445 sq km, water: 1,426 sq km. This sovereign state is about the size of South Carolina, slightly more than two-thirds the Pennsylvania size. The total irrigated land is 1,170 sq km (2012).

One of the important features of Austria: Landlocked (enclosed or nearly enclosed by land). Strategic location at the crossroads of central Europe with many easily traversable Alpine passes and valleys. The principal river is the Danube. The population is concentrated on eastern lowlands because of steep slopes, poor soils, and low temperatures elsewhere. The world’s largest and longest ice cave system at 42 km (26 mi) is the Eisriesenwelt (Ice Giants World) inside the Hochkogel mountain near Werfen, about 40 km south Salzburg. Ice caves are bedrock caves that contain year-round ice formations. They differ from glacial caves, which are transient and are formed by melting ice and flowing water within and under glaciers.

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Poland Google Maps

Poland

Free and always accurate driving directions, Google Maps, traffic information for Poland (PL). Explore satellite imagery of Warsaw, the capital city of Poland, on the Google Maps of Europe below.

Poland (GPS: 52 00 N, 20 00 E) located in Central Europe, east of Germany. The country’s area measurements are total: 312,685 sq km; land: 304,255 sq km, water: 8,430 sq km. This sovereign state is about twice the size of Georgia, slightly smaller than New Mexico. The total irrigated land is 970 sq km (2012).

One of Poland’s critical features: Historically, an area of conflict because of flat terrain and the lack of natural barriers on the North European Plain.

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Germany Google Maps

Germany

Free and always accurate driving directions, Google Maps, traffic information for Germany (DE). Explore satellite imagery of Berlin, the capital city of Germany, on the Google Maps of Europe below.

Germany (GPS: 51 00 N, 9 00 E) located in Central Europe, bordering the Baltic Sea and the North Sea, between the Netherlands and Poland, south of Denmark. The country’s area measurements are total: 357,022 sq km; land: 348,672 sq km, water: 8,350 sq km. This sovereign state is three times the size of Pennsylvania, slightly smaller than Montana. The total irrigated land is 6,500 sq km (2012).

One of Germany’s important features: Strategic location on the North European Plain and along the entrance to the Baltic Sea. Most major rivers in Germany – the Rhine, Weser, Oder, Elbe – flow northward. The Danube, which originates in the Black Forest, flows eastward.

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