Montenegro is a Balkan country located on the coast of the Adriatic Sea. It was under Ottoman domination for a long time, then part of the Kingdom of Yugoslavia, then state of the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, before its independence on June 3, 2006. Area: 13,812 km2 Its population: 610,000 inhabitants Its capital and largest city is Podgorica (200,000 inhabitants) With its beautiful nature and its beautiful climate (transitional Mediterranean), the country is a famous tourist destination. The inhabitants of Montenegro, who wish to join the European Union, widely use the euro in their trade. (Temperature today in Podgorica: 64 ° F 18 ° c / 44 ° F 7 ° c).