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  mpetrovic 2007-09-07 17:12

can you specify what is Western Europe, what is Central Europe, and what is Balkans, and how to make a difference in these categories? When one place becomes fully one category, when 'almost' and when not?


Old 09-08-2007, 09:23 AM
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Default To mpetrovic: easy

it is what many Croats say about their own country, when tourists say they are in Balkans, Croats react very quickly - saying this is Central Europe, not Balkans.
We are speaking in cultural sense , rather then geographical and it is never clear , never obvious, no sharp border, a village in Slovenia might have really Balkan feel, while sea resort in south of Croatia resemble one in Italy...
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