Germany Tourism

Photo: Fotonor, Olympiapark Updating our snapshot of travel and tourism in Germany. Key Links germany.travel drv.de Nachhaltigkeit = Sustainability germany.travel Headlines tk Embedded Tweets Despite the cancellation of the ITB Berlin, and in some cases because of it, there are a number of interesting virus-free conversations taking place right now ht @Tweets_KH 🌎 https://t.co/N4gPlFPuFB#itbberlin #jomo …

Saint Patrick’s Day

Poster Saint Patrick’s Day is March 17. Lá fhĂ©ile Pádraig sona dhuit! = Happy St Patrick’s Day to you! Hashtag: #StPatricksDay Greetings to our friends in Ireland and our Irish friends around the world. What began as a religious feast day honoring St Patrick (Patricius, or Padraig) has become an international festival. Questions Sláinte! What …

Raidió Teilifís Éireann = Radio Television of Ireland (RTE)

Logo RaidiĂł TeilifĂ­s Éireann = Radio Television of Ireland (RTÉ) – rte.ie – is the national public service broadcaster of Ireland. Listen live and listen back to the programs. Key Links rte.ie rte.ie/radio1 rte.ie/radio vFacebook: Radio1 Facebook: ExploreRTE @rte @RTERadio1 RTÉ RaidiĂł na Gaeltachta rte.ie/rnag/ Listen Live @RTERnaG Quotables The more we look back, the …

Ireland Links

Photo: NASA Goddard, Sunny Day in Ireland Links related to Ireland presented in somewhat random fashion: 2020 General Election rte.ie irishtimes.com newstalk.com Sinn FĂ©in surge makes Irish political history – Politico Exit poll projection #GE2020 pic.twitter.com/FEjoB48zsD — RTÉ News (@rtenews) February 8, 2020 Headlines Manifestos show disconnect from environmental reality An Irish pub born in …

250th Birthday Celebration for Ludwig van Beethovan

Photo: Ben Allen, Birthday celebration 2020 is the 250th anniversary of the birth of composer Ludwig van Beethoven. We celebrate life and legacy, curate headlines, podcasts, and other resources. Planeta.com is updating our virtual tour of Bonn. Suggestions welcome! Wikipedia: Ludwig van Beethoven, 17 December 1770 – 26 March 1827, was a German composer and …

Bonn

Photo: UNFCC Bonn is located in the Rhine Valley in Germany. 18 UN institutions are located in Bonn, including the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). Questions What would locals like visitors to know about Bonn? Google Maps goo.gl/maps/P3NeFaHJz5YyaHaPA 2020 In 2020 the world will celebrate the 250th anniversary of the birth of …

Sámi Links

Sámi flag Links related to the Sámi presented in somewhat random fashion: Twitter @anderskarr @SiidaInari @JohanVasara @Samediggi @SaamiCouncil @samisktinfo Hashtag #sámásmuinna Facebook Visit Sápmi Nutti Sámi Siida Headlines Sami people persuade Norway pension fund to divest from Dakota Access No Room for Sweden’s Reindeer Fjord Fiesta: Norway’s Best and Most Scenic Summer Festivals Sweden’s indigenous …

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. Google Maps goo.gl/maps/Sje7QyHxtU5ouizd6 Headlines Ireland becomes world’s first country to divest from fossil fuels Embedded Tweets We’re at @14HenriettaSt for the launch of #NationalHeritageWeek. Taking …

Estonia

Photo: Royston Rascals, Kool Estonia is bordered to the north by the Gulf of Finland, to the west by the Baltic Sea, to the south by Latvia and to the east by Russia, with St. Petersburg just across the northeastern border. Estonia’s capital, Tallinn, lies about 80 kilometers (50 miles) south of Helsinki, Finland. The …