Ever wanted to really impress your friends during the Olympics? Knowing the words to foreign national anthems should do the trick. Posted by Reddit user AJgloe, this map is a great start to learning them all; it gives the first line of every European country’s national anthem, translated into English.
A national anthem might not tell you everything there is to know about a country, but it’s definitely a great way to learn how that country sees itself. Anthems are often vehicles for national pride, but they can also reveal a lot about a country’s history.