Croatia

Photo: Michael Matti, Lakes Croatia borders Slovenia and Hungary to the north, Bosnia and Herzegovina to the southeast, and Serbia and Montenegro to the east. Google Maps https://goo.gl/maps/dTsSFxE7Ev5fpHd5A Planeta.com Croatia Links Europe Europe Links

Netherlands Links

Netherlands Flag Links related to the Netherlands presented in somewhat random fashion: Headlines https://www.smh.com.au/world/europe/holland-no-more-dutch-government-officially-drops-nickname-20191227-p53n2p.html Netherlands Will Continue Tourism Promotion Despite Media Reports Dutch tourist board to stop promoting the Netherlands because it’s getting too many visitors https://www.theguardian.com/cities/2015/jul/29/how-groningen-invented-a-cycling-template-for-cities-all-over-the-world https://twitter.com/i/moments/847194816450584579 https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/worldviews/wp/2017/03/13/your-guide-to-the-netherlands-big-election de-top-10-best-twitterende-rijksambtenaren Good tourism is the type that helps a country’s poorest progress – Frans de Man …

IUCN World Conservation Congress 2020

Poster Held every four years, the IUCN World Conservation Congress is the world’s largest conservation event. The next conference takes place June 11-19, 2020 in Marseille, France. The event is jointly organized by the French Ministry for the Ecological and Inclusive Transition and the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) and brings together leaders …

1519 – 2019

Poster In 2019 Planeta.com spotlights the 500th anniversary of the Spanish conquest of the Aztec Empire. We will follow the timeline of the expedition led by Hernán Cortés. Updates to include links to headlines and features, videos and presentations and virtual tours of the places visited during 1519. A special shoutout to Colibri winner Marlene …

Belgium Links

Belgium Flag Links related to Belgium presented in a somewhat random fashion: Time Current time in Belgium Tourism Portals Visit Belgium Visit Brussels Wallonie-Bruxelles Touisme (Wallonia Tourism) Visit Flanders (Flemish Regional Tourism) toerismevlaanderen.be Biodiversity www.biodiv2010.be Transportation De Lijn (Buses and Trams in Flanders Region) TEC (Buses in Wallonia Region) STIB-MVIB (Metro, trams, buses, trains in …

Czech Republic

Photo: Nan Palmero, Praha hlavní nádraží The Czech Republic (Czechia) borders Poland to the northeast, Germany to the west and northwest, Austria to the south and Slovakia to the east. The capital and largest city is Prague. Headlines Welcome to Jáchymov: the Czech town that invented the dollar – BBC Escape the Prague Tourists to …

Ireland Links

Photo: NASA Goddard, Sunny Day in Ireland Links related to Ireland presented in somewhat random fashion: Book of Kells http://www.openculture.com/2019/03/the-medieval-masterpiece-the-book-of-kells-is-now-digitized-put-online.html The Medieval Masterpiece, the Book of Kells, Is Now Digitized & Put Online https://t.co/aIV380eN9m pic.twitter.com/IRZaU0XHVx — Open Culture (@openculture) January 12, 2020 Facebook Sustainable Tourism Ireland Cultivate Ireland EcoTourism Ireland Tourism Pure Walking Holidays Outdoors …

Europe

Map Europe is a continent that comprises the westernmost part of Eurasia and is is bordered by the Arctic Ocean to the north, the Atlantic Ocean to the west, and the Mediterranean Sea to the south. To the east and southeast, Europe is generally considered as separated from Asia by the watershed divides of the Ural …

England Links

England flag Links related to England presented in mostly random fashion: Headlines http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-38462686 Learning the art of dry stone walling in the Cotswolds – Green Traveller http://archaeology-travel.com/top-ten/must-see-early-medieval-sites-museums-in-england – @ArchTrav Landscape in Particular: The Uffington White Horse and Wayland’s Smithy http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/familyholidays/10065710/Britain-on-a-budget-50-cheap-thrills.html http://www.thesundaytimes.co.uk/sto/news/uk_news/Environment/article1248864.ece http://www.guardian.co.uk/uk/gallery/2013/jan/29/immigration-britain-ministers-gallery Recommended listening BBC London – Listen live The Bugle – itunes – Wiki …