Perú

Peru Flag Perú is bordered on the north by Ecuador and Colombia, on the east by Brazil, on the southeast by Bolivia, on the south by Chile and on the west by the Pacific Ocean. The capital and largest city is Lima. Photos Wikipedia Perú Cities Cusco Lima Features Q’eswachaka Bridge Machu Picchu Centro de …

Ireland

Photo: VM, Temple Ireland has two official languages, English and Gaeilge (Irish). While everybody learns both at school, less than 5% of the population speaks Gaeilge on a daily basis. Headlines Ireland becomes world’s first country to divest from fossil fuels Recommended Listening Raidió Teilifís Éireann = Radio Television of Ireland (RTE) South Wind Blows …

Slovakia

Photo: Peter Fenda, Belianske Tatry Mountains Slovakia is a landlocked country bordered by the Czech Republic and Austria to the west, Poland to the north, Ukraine to the east and Hungary to the south. Photos Google Maps Headlines An environmental activist is now favored to become Slovakia’s first female president Planeta.com Europe Europe Links

Uganda Links

Uganda Flag Links related to Uganda presented in a somewhat random fashion: Headlines Discrimination and the forgotten pygmy tribes of Uganda – @CharlotteStaff @lauragrb – Outbounding Uganda: the human story behind gorilla tourism – Outbounding How Uganda emerged from chaos to become a tourist destination once more Maps reveal what motivates people to take resources …

Guyana

Photo: Cody Hinchliff, Tapir Guyana is bordered to the east by Suriname, to the south and southwest by Brazil, to the west by Venezuela and on the north by the Atlantic Ocean. Embedded Tweets If there is one thrill we could promise you, it would be the most breathtaking views of your life! Our natural …

Azerbaijan

Photo: Khinalug (Xınalıq) Azerbaijan is bounded by the Caspian Sea to the east, Russia to the north, Georgia to the northwest, Armenia to the west and Iran to the south. Baku is the capital and the largest city. 43WHC #Azerbaijan is elected to chair and host one of the most prestigious @UNESCO’s body: 43rd session …

Panama

Photo: Journey Cakes Panama is a natural bridge connecting North and South America and known as one of the most biologically diverse areas of Central America. The country is bordered by Costa Rica to the northwest, Colombia to the southeast, the Caribbean Sea to the north and the Pacific Ocean to the south. The capital …

New Zealand = Aotearoa

Photo: Sheep Entrance New Zealand, also known as Aotearoa (its Māori name meaning “the land of the long white cloud”) or the “green Island on the other side of the earth”, boasts jaw-dropping landscapes, fabulous festivals and superb food and wines. More than one-third of the country is designated protected parkland and marine reserves. New Zealand is world famous for …

South Africa

Photo: Martin Heigan, Blyde River Canyon Sunset Hello, Rainbow Nation. South Africa is bordered to the north lie namibia, Botswana and zimbabwe; to the east are Mozambique and Swaziland; while Lesotho is an independent country wholly surrounded by South African territory. Annual Events September is Tourism Month in South Africa July 18 Nelson Mandela Cities …

Jamaica

Photo: Nigel Durrant, Devon House Jamaica is located in the Caribbean Sea, about 145 kilometers (90 miles) south of Cuba, and 190 kilometers (120 miles) west of Hispaniola, the island harboring the nation-states Haiti and the Dominican Republic. Photos Features Earthstrong 2019 Earthstrong Planeta.com Jamaica Links Caribbean Reggae Islands