Serbia is a country on southeast Europe's Balkan peninsula with vast
northern plateaus and mountains with ski resorts to the south.
– 7.2 million inhabitants)
is landlocked and borders Hungary to the north; Romania and Bulgaria to
the east; Macedonia to the south; and Croatia, Bosnia & Herzegovina and
Montenegro to the west; it also claims a border with Albania through the
disputed territory of Kosovo. The capital of Serbia, Belgrade, is one of
the largest cities in Southeast Europe.