250th Birthday Celebration for Ludwig van Beethoven

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! Pastoral Project pastoralproject.org @bthvn_pastoral An impressive list of 220+ artists, leaders and global partners supporting & …

Brittany

Photo: National Heritage, Brittany (1937) Bretagne = Brittany Google Maps goo.gl/maps/CHGfSj23wx3y6dvH9 Weather wunderground.com Elsewhere on the Web @BrittanyFerries https://www.facebook.com/pages/Penmarch/106382869398820 http://www.brittanytourism.com/discover-our-destinations/heart-of-brittany-kalon-breizh/unmissable-sites/saint-gildas-et-les-chapelles-du-blavet Club Bigouden leclubbigouden.com bigouden.weebly.com Facebook escuiller.wix.com Headlines Explorez cette carte de Bretagne de récits de voyageurs Best foot forward in Brittany Normandy or Brittany? Embedded Tweets Selon vous, quels sont les lieux en #Bretagne qui …

Wild Europe

Photo: London Planeta.com continues to update this guide to Wild Europe – the region’s biodiversity, wildlife, parks and protected areas and the opportunities for ecotourism and conscious local responsible travel. Also check out our spotlight on european ecotourism Twitter @zkun1971 @EUWilderness @Ruukel @EUROPARC @panparks @JonnyEcology @reluuplands @GreenGuideUK @NatureSpyuk @EdenEurope @WildlifeGadgets @NAAONB @Eurosite @NEYorksNLincs @YorksWildlife @HumberheadLevel …

30 Days Wild

Logo Know your hashtags: #30DaysWild The UK’s month-long nature challenge held in June. Join in and do something wild every day for a month and post the photos on Twitter with the hashtag. Anyone can sign up to take part with Random Acts of Wildness. Those with addresses in the UK can request information packets. Information is …

Georgia Independence

Georgia Flag Wikipedia: Independence Day (Georgian: დამოუკიდებლობის დღე, damoukideblobis dghe) is an annual public holiday in Georgia observed on May 26. It commemorates the May 26, 1918 adoption of the Act of Independence, which established the Democratic Republic of Georgia in the aftermath of the Russian Revolution of 1917. Embedded Tweets Letter from King Mohammed …

Baltic

Photo: NASA, Baltic Sea The Baltic states, or simply, the Baltics are the three countries in northern Europe on the eastern coast of the Baltic Sea: Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania. The Baltic states cooperate on a regional level in several intergovernmental organizations, principally through the Baltic Assembly. Google Maps goo.gl/maps/nUu8xtGxUuJo2LPu5 Events Baltic Sea Tourism Forum …

European Day of Parks

Logo May 24 is the European Day of Parks. The European Day of Parks is a commemorative day for Protected Areas across Europe that was launched in 1999 by the Europarc Federation to celebrate Protected Areas throughout Europe. History It celebrates the creation of the first national parks in Europe – a set of nine …

Yatton

Photo: End of the Line Wikipedia: Yatton is a village and civil parish within the unitary authority of North Somerset, which falls within the ceremonial county of Somerset, England. It is located 11 miles (18 km) south-west of Bristol. Its population in 2011 was 7,552. The parish includes Claverham, a small village which was originally …

Greece Links

Greece Flag Links related to Greece presented in somewhat random fashion: Headlines Filmmaker Costa-Gavras on politics, cinema and his new film on the Greek financial crisis- DW Embracing Ancient Greek Traditions in Poros and the Peloponnese – Transitions Abroad In Greece, the mainland is worth a second look Interview: Natali Dologlou on Ecoclub Greece’s tourism …

Nature Interpretation in Nordic Countries

Report Cover New publication: Nature interpretation in the Nordic countries is a book about communication between nature interpreters and their participants in our landscapes. It´s about first hand experiences of nature and the importance of to paying attention to what is inspiring and fascinating, especially valuable or threatened. And about possibilities to reflect over the …