The Mediterranean is a sea bordering several countries and regions in Europe, Asia and Africa. The region is hugely popular with international tourists, both for the warm and sunny Mediterranean climate, and for the ancient and modern civilisations that have risen and fallen here over millennia.
See also Ferries in the Mediterranean.
Twenty-one states have a coastline on the Mediterranean Sea. They are:
- Bosnia and Herzegovina
- Northern Cyprus
- Turkey (part)
Several other territories also border the Mediterranean Sea: