Sámi Links

Sámi flag Links related to the Sámi presented in somewhat random fashion: Sámi Events Sámi Easter Festival Riddu Riddu Jokkmokk Winter Fair 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 Sami people win rights battle …

Wild Europe

Photo Spotlight on Europe’s biodiversity, parks and wildlife. This page is being updated in September 2018 after this year’s European Ecotourism Conference. Suggestions are welcome. Spotlight Tbilisi, Georgia Hosts European Ecotourism Conference #EuroEco18 Also check out our spotlight on europeanecotourism Lake District https://planeta.com/lake-district https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2017/jul/09/lake-district-is-uks-first-national-park-to-win-world-heritage-status https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/may/09/lake-district-world-heritage-site-george-monbiot https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2013/sep/02/lake-district-wildlife-desert-blame-wordsworth https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2017/may/15/the-lake-district-is-indeed-a-sheepwrecked-landscape January 2017: Spotlight on Lake Skadar Events June …

Paris Links

Paris Flag Links related to Paris Current Time Paris If it is 4pm in Paris, what time is it elsewhere? Flickr Paris Nature Flickr Groups Current events in Paris Twitter @soundlandscapes @LaTourEiffel Recommended listening Designing Grand Cities: what we can learn from Paris – In the late 90s, the French government announced a visionary consultation …

Tbilisi, Georgia Hosts European Ecotourism Conference #EuroEco18

Photo: Beniamin Netan The 5th European Ecotourism Conference wraps up in Tbilisi, Georgia. The event took place September 10-14, 2018 and we are adding links/recapping the event on this page.  Hashtag: #EuroEco18 The main objective of this conference is to provide a venue and meeting place for stakeholders – researchers, academicians, practitioners – to present their …

Paris

Photo: The Climate Group Paris is the capital city of France. Geography Paris is located on the Seine River. Cultural World The city hosts numerous iconic landmarks such as the Eiffel Tower, Notre Dame cathedral, the Champs-Elysées, the Arc de Triomphe among its many attractions, along with world famous institutions such as the Louvre and …

Netherlands Links

Netherlands Flag Links related to the Netherlands presented in somewhat random fashion: Headlines 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 Bicycle Touring in the Netherlands @travellingtwo Museums Corrie ten Boom House https://www.corrietenboom.com/nl/bezoekersinfo/het-museum Barteljorisstraat 19 Follow the digital tour Flickr Groups Nederland = The …

Sweden Links

Sweden Flag Links related to Sweden presented in somewhat random fashion Language Swedish (Svenska) 2018 Wildfires https://www.thelocal.se/20180807/opinion-swedens-stretched-firefighters-need-more-support https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2018_Sweden_wildfires Elections https://www.politico.eu/article/sweden-election-2018-the-essential-guide https://www.politico.eu/article/the-cost-of-swedens-silent-consensus-culture https://www.bbc.com/news/amp/world-europe-45461686 Västra Götaland Västra Götaland County – Wikipedia New: Simon Stalenhag http://www.simonstalenhag.se Amazon Orders Sci-Fi Series ‘Tales From the Loop’ https://waypoint.vice.com/en_us/article/bj43m5/exploring-the-uncanny-sci-fi-dystopias-of-simon-staalenhag Headlines https://www.thelocal.se/20181010/failures-and-cannibals-seven-museums-off-the-beaten-track https://www.fastcompany.com/3063204/these-swedish-bike-apartments-are-designed-for-life-without-cars Marknadsdags: “Här i Jukkasjärvi siktar vi högt” (Market Day: “Here …

Georgia Country Links

Georgia Flag Presenting links related to the country of Georgia presented in somewhat random fashion: This Week Tbilisi, Georgia Hosts European Ecotourism Conference #EuroEco18 Features Vashlovani National Park Vashlovani National Park Georgia Today Georgia Today https://www.facebook.com/GeorgiaToday http://georgiatoday.ge/news/3547/Interview%3A-Developing-Ecotourism-in-Georgia%E2%80%99s-Protected-Areas One Planet Blog https://oneplanetblog.com Routes Georgian Language https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Georgian_language https://en.wikivoyage.org/wiki/Georgian_phrasebook#Q8108 Georgian Wanderers https://georgianwanderersdotcom.wordpress.com https://www.facebook.com/groups/Georgianwanderers Protected Areas of Georgia http://apa.gov.ge/en …

European Ecotourism

Poster: 2018 Conference European ecotourism – we have a lot of questions. During the 2002 Ecotourism Summit several European leaders were hopeful that ecotourism could be protective of rural wilderness and respect urban nature. This Planeta.com guide is a work-in-progress, particularly as we prepare for the next European Ecotourism Summit. Key Links Facebook: European Ecotourism Conference …