The other day while around a friends house, they introduced me to their new family member they call Camille, a French Chartreux. While it might have been beautiful indeed it was just not as…”French” as I would have liked! To me when I buy a nation style breed cat, I expect it to look like this little lot…
BONUS CONTENT: Unusual Facts About the 10 Most Powerful Countries
10 – Country: Israel – Capital City: Jerusalem
FACT: Israeli cows produce more milk per cow than almost any other cow in any country in the world! This is because they are given air conditioning, constant measuring of the quantity and quality of their milk, and even pedometers to judge how fit each cow is!
9 – Country: Canada – Capital City: Ottawa
FACT: The longest road street in the world is located in Canada, called Yonge Street it runs north through Ontario to the Minnesota border and goes on for almost 2000km!
8 – Country: India – Capital City: New Delhi
FACT: It is thought that there are well over 1,000 different spoken and written languages used in India each and every day.
7 – Country: Germany – Capital City: Berlin
FACT: Germany has only lost once at a football penalty shootout in a major football competition. The winners of that match Czechoslovakia, have not won against Germany since.
6 – Country: UK – Capital City: London
FACT: The London tube route from Leicester Square to Covent Garden is one of the most frequently used the world, mostly by tourists, but this is despite the fact that it is actually often quicker to cover this distance on foot!
5 – Country: Japan – Capital City: Tokyo
FACT: The Japanese name for Japan is “Nihon” or “Nippon” means “sun origin”, and it is made up of 6,852 islands habited islands
4 – Country: France – Capital City: Paris
FACT: The name France comes from the Latin word Francia, which means ‘country of the Franks’, and should officially be called the French Republic.
3 – Country: Russia – Capital City: Moscow
FACT: You will never see a Russia shaking hands with someone over a doorway, as they believe it leads to arguments and bad luck.
2 – Country: China – Capital City: Beijing
FACT: It is thought that there are well over 100 million people in China who live on just $1 (UK – 60p) per day, and over 5 million that live on no money at all, just the food they grow and catch themselves.
1 – Country: United States – Capital City: Washington
FACT: Alaska has the highest percentage of people who walk to work in the world with an incredible 19% of workers never needing a car, bus or bicycle.