Dating etiquette serbian
The first attested time the name "Balkan" was used in the West for the mountain range in Bulgaria was in a letter sent in 1490 to Pope Innocent VIII by Buonaccorsi Callimaco, an Italian humanist, writer and diplomat. English traveler John Morritt introduced this term into the English literature at the end of the 18th-century, and other authors started applying the name to the wider area between the Adriatic and the Black Sea.
The concept of the "Balkans" was created by the German geographer August Zeune in 1808.
In the northern part of the peninsula and on the mountains, winters are frosty and snowy, while summers are hot and dry. The humid continental climate is predominant in Bosnia and Herzegovina, northern Croatia, Bulgaria, Kosovo, Macedonia, northern Montenegro, the interior of Albania and Serbia, while the other, less common climates, the humid subtropical and oceanic climates, are seen on the Black Sea coast of Bulgaria and Turkey; and the Mediterranean climate is seen on the coast of Albania, the coast of Croatia, Greece, southern Montenegro and the Aegean coast of Turkey.
Over the centuries many woods have been cut down and replaced with bush.
According to Greek mythology, the Thracian king Haemus was turned into a mountain by Zeus as a punishment and the mountain has remained with his name. The myth relates to a fight between Zeus and the monster/titan Typhon.
On the Adriatic and Aegean coasts the climate is Mediterranean, on the Black Sea coast the climate is humid subtropical and oceanic, and inland it is humid continental.The region takes its name from the Balkan Mountains that stretch from the Serbian-Bulgarian border to the Black Sea.The Balkan Peninsula is bordered by the Adriatic Sea on the northwest, the Ionian Sea on the southwest, the Aegean Sea in the south and southeast, and the Black Sea on the east and northeast.Zeune's goal was to have a geographical parallel term to the Italic and Iberian Peninsula, and seemingly nothing more.The gradually acquired political connotations are newer and, to a large extent, due to oscillating political circumstances.