geography of Europe facts Selected as the most interesting among geography related questions in Geography quiz What is the second largest island in Europe? (After Great Britain)Iceland, having area of 103 000 km², is larger than Ireland (84 406 km²). Other European islands are much smaller.Created by: Przemekgeography of Scandinavia facts » Not including Andorra, which European capital is located at the highest altitude?Madrid. Due to its altitude of 667 m (2,188 ft) above sea level, The Madrid region features a Mediterranean climate with cool winters, including sporadic snowfalls and minimum temperatures often below freezing.Created by: SpikeMegeography of Spain facts » Which river passes through or touches the borders of the largest number of countries?Danube passes through or touches ten countries: Germany, Austria, Slovakia, Hungary, Serbia, Bulgaria, Croatia, Romania, Ukraine and Moldova. Its drainage basin extends into nine more.Created by: Monica Stillerrivers facts » Where is Mont Blanc?At point 2. The mountain lies in a range called the Graian Alps, between the regions of Aosta Valley, Italy, and Haute-Savoie, France.Created by: globalquiz.orgAlps facts » Russia (none Kaliningrad Oblast) has got the most:Country border with sea. Russia borders with 14 countries (in this 2 through Kaliningrad Oblast), 13 with sea and 11 time zone (in this 1 through Kaliningrad Oblast). Created by: lukasz Polandgeography of Russia facts » Area which city is the smallest?Paris. Area these cities: Lvov - 182 km² | Kaunas - 157 km² | Paris - 105 km² | Radom 111 km²Created by: lukasz PolandLithuania facts » Which river cuts the deepest canyon in Europe and one of the deepest in the world?Tara. The Tara is a river in Montenegro and Bosnia and Herzegovina. It cuts the Tara River Canyon that is 78 kilometers long and has 1,300 meters at its deepest.Created by: geography facts » Play geography quiz and see all the questions.