There are various interesting facts related with Europe and the details of few are given in the below part of the article.
One of the most interesting facts regarding Europe is that its name is derived from the name of the gorgeous Phoenician princess called Europa from the Greek mythology. As compared to other continents, Europe is the 2nd smallest one and has a cover area of around 4 million square miles.
There are over 700 million people residing in Europe and it also has the record of the lowest rate of fertility all over the world. Vatican City is the smallest country in the world which is located in Europe and has an area of 110 acre with population of only 800.
Beside smallest, the largest country of the World, Russia is also located in Europe and it has an area of 17,098,242 square kilometres.
The popular Tomatina festival is celebrated in the month of August in Spain where people throw tomatoes on each other and enjoy. The London Eye which was earlier known as Millennium Wheel is the tallest Ferris wheel and is located in England.
Various popular celebrities are from Europe including Mr. Bean, Plato, Socrates, Newton, Raphael and others. France offered the famous Statue of Liberty to America in the year 1886 for achieving the freedom.