Montenegro is a state in the southeastern part of Europe and is located on the Balkan Peninsula. It is also one of the smallest countries in Europe, with a population of less than one million people. The name Montenegro comes from the dark mountain forests that cover the land and mountains all over the country. Originally, the locals called the country "Crna Gora" or Land of Black Hills, which later became the Italian name Montenegro. The mixture of discovering the rich history and hiking through the untouched nature will immediately captivate you.