Radka Famalova is our foreign exchange student from the Czech Republic.The capital is Prague and the population of the country is about the same as the state of Ohio. Typical cuisine consists of some type of meat and a side of dumplings. Beer has a long tradition in the Czech Republic dating back to the 1100s. They have the highest beer consumption per capita in the world.
Raphaelle Schmitz is our foreign exchange student from Belgium.Belgium originally became an independent country in 1830 and eventually they joined the European Union. Its capital is Brussels which is the capital of Europe. The European Parliament is located in Brussels. Their overall land area is 315 times smaller than the USA and the population is 28 times smaller than the USA. French, German and Dutch are spoken in the 10 provinces. Their cuisine includes the famous Belgium waffles, chocolates, french fries with mayonnaise, mussels, mushrooms, meat, beer, etc.
Next week we will hear from Eric & Greg Holman of Holman Motors