Europarc Federation

Elsewhere on the Web The EUROPARC Federation – europarc.org – is a network focusing on Europe’s natural and cultural heritage. Created by members, the Federation works, to improve the management of Protected Areas in Europe through international cooperation, exchange of ideas and experience, and by influencing policy. As the representative body of Europe’s Protected Areas …

Germany Links

Germany Flag Links related to Germany (Deutschland) presented in mostly random fashion: Büsingen am Hochrhein http://www.bbc.com/travel/story/20190922-germanys-tiny-geographic-oddity https://www.waldheim-buesingen.ch Green Party https://qz.com/1478315/germanys-rocky-year-has-been-great-for-its-green-party Unity Day German_Unity_Day Bild https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-08-07/axel-springer-is-winning-the-internet-with-business-insider Natur- und Erlebnisparks https://www.parkdersinne-brv.de Environmental Movement: Moby Dick How Moby Dick Cleaned Up The Rhine Moby_Dick – Wikipedia Apps https://itunes.apple.com/de/app/world-heritage-sites-guide/id765568889?mt=8 Flickr Groups Naturfotos Deutschland German railway – Eisenbahn in Deutschland …

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 …

Madrid

Photo: Santiago Lopez-Pastor, Bulevar de la Naturaleza Madrid is the capital of Spain. What would locals like visitors to know about the city? Google Maps goo.gl/maps 2019 Climate COP 25 Natural world Madrid is located on the Manzanares River. Madrid has a number of city parks, including Parque del Buen Retiro located downtown and near …

Dublin Flowers

Photo: q phia, flower lady We love Dublin and coverage from Lovin Dublin about the ongoing story about flower sellers in … Dublin, Ireland. Tip from Catherine Mack If you’re going to Dublin on your travels, please visit the flower sellers, buy some flowers and share your pics on social media. Tell the govt @Failte_Ireland …

Finland Links

Finland Flag Links related to Finland presented in somewhat random fashion: Headlines My search for the real Moominland – Economist Seven Faces of Eco Tourism in Finland – Jim O’Donnell/VRAI Magazine The Lake of Bothnia and Lapland Ecotourism – Jim O’Donnell Scenery in Finnish Protected Area Stamps travelcoffeebreak.com/2014/01/what-happens-in-helsinki.html messukeskus.com/Sites3/Matka/en/Kavijat/Bloggers/Pages/default.aspx At Talkoot, Small Makes for Big …

Helsinki, Finland

Photo: Visit Finland Helsinki is the capital and largest city of Finland. Questions What would locals like visitors to know about Helsinki? Headlines The city with no homeless on its streets – BBC ‘It’s a miracle’: Helsinki’s radical solution to homelessness Government hel.fi/helsinki/en Elsewhere on the Web myhelsinki.fi/en helsinki365.com 2018 – walkingsf Embedded Tweets Still, …

Gaeilge (Irish)

Languages 2018 was declared the official year of the Irish language, or Bliain na Gaeilge. Key Links peig.ie/en/2018 facebook.com/gaeilge2018 @PEIG_ie Tweets by PEIG_ie Headlines http://www.thejournal.ie/readme/opinion-will-bliain-na-gaeilge-turn-into-bliain-na-begrudgers-2018-3732909-Dec2017/ https://www.irishtimes.com/news/ireland/irish-news/taoiseach-launches-bliain-na-gaeilge-programme-1.3334455 https://cnag.ie/en/news/1042-celebrating-contemplating-125-years-of-irish-language-revival-with-bliain-na-gaeilge-2018.html https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/motherfoclir-can-millennials-rescue-irish-36409449.html http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-11-05/students-fight-to-keep-irish-language-from-fading-out/9118750 http://www.irishtimes.com/life-and-style/abroad/54-irish-curses-you-won-t-have-learned-in-school-1.3011527 If every week is Seachtain na Gaeilge on RTÉ, do we need TG4? related: Meáin Ghaeilge RTÉ – Action Plan 2015 – 2019 http://metro.co.uk/2013/03/17/top-10-dreadful-fake-irish-accents-in-films-3545809 http://nos.ie/gniomhaiochas/teanga/6-fhocal-gaeilge-den-scoth …

Venice

Photo: Roberto Trombetta, 2016 Venice (Venezia) is a city in northeastern Italy and the capital of the Veneto region. It is situated across a group of 117 small islands that are separated by canals and linked by bridges. These are located in the marshy Venetian Lagoon which stretches along the shoreline, between the mouths of …

London

Photo: Thames Barrier Park London is the capital city of England and the United Kingdom. Parks London has many beautiful city parks including the Kew Botanical Gardens. Cultural World Iconic landmarks include the Houses of Parliament, Tower Bridge, the Tower of London, Westminster Abbey, Buckingham Palace, and the London Eye. Markets Farmers markets are becoming …