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Denmark is a Scandinavian country which includes the Jutland peninsula and numerous islands. It is connected to Sweden by the Öresund bridge. Copenhagen, the capital, is home to royal palaces and the colorful port of Nyhavn along with the Tivoli amusement park and the famous statue of the “Little Mermaid”. Odense is the birthplace of the writer Hans Christian Andersen, with a medieval core made of cobbled streets and half-timbered houses.

Djibouti, in the Horn of Africa, is a mainly French and Arabic speaking country characterized by arid bush, volcanic formations and beaches on the Gulf of Aden. Djibouti is home to one of the saltiest reservoirs in the world: Lake Assal, a lake with shallow waters located in the Danakil desert. Along the Abbe Lake, characterized by salt water and mineral formations similar to chimneys, there are some settlements of the nomadic people of the Afar.

Dominica is a mountainous Caribbean island nation with natural hot springs and tropical rainforests. Morne Trois Pitons National Park is home to the volcanically heated, steam-covered Boiling Lake. The park also encompasses sulphur vents, the 65m-tall Trafalgar Falls and narrow Titou Gorge. To the west is Dominica’s capital, Roseau, with colorful timber houses and botanic gardens.