Did you know that the Serbian clock-making industry is even older than the world-famous Swiss one? The Serbs had their own clock 600 years before the Swiss did. Also, London has the credit for the first hot chocolate store ever opened.
Another interesting geographical fact is that, the University of Malta is one of the oldest universities in Europe founded in 1592. Let’s go one step further, to Romania! Did you know that the archetypal vampire Count Dracula, created by Bram Stoker, was inspired by the Romanian prince Vlad Tepes, also known as Vlad the Impaler because he was fond of impaling his enemies and standing them along the roads.