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 Features State of Nature 2019 Wild France (France Sauvage) England’s Lake District Twitter @zkun1971 @EUWilderness @Ruukel @EUROPARC …

Danube

Photo: GSFC, Where the Danube meets the sea The Danube is the largest river in Europe, its watershed draining 801,463 square kilometers (309,447 square miles) of land across 19 countries. Where that great river reaches the Black Sea, a remarkable delta has formed—the “Everglades” of Europe. The Danube Delta is home to more than 300 …

Europe Links

Map: Wikipedia Links related to Europe presented in somewhat random fashion Headlines http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-11-11/why-are-tourists-so-interested-in-the-war/9130938 http://jimmysbook.com/2016/05/20/10-maps-europe-like-youve-never-seen-it-before https://twitter.com/i/moments/751192640222269441 Europe-Rural-Tourism A-new-ENPI-project-Mediterranean-Experience-of-Eco-tourism faith-markets-misplaced-governments-save-planet European Heritage Summit October 27-30, 2019 https://www.europanostra.org/european-heritage-summit On Tuesday 29 October 2019 and Wednesday 30 October two key events of the European Cultural Heritage Summit will be live streamed from Paris from the Europa Nostra YouTube Channel. …

United Kingdom

Photo: Nan Palmero, Telephone Booth The United Kingdom is a constitutional monarchy and unitary state consisting of four countries: England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, and Wales. Features State of Nature 2019 Brexit Brexit 2019 British Slang Planeta.com UK Links England Ireland Scotland Wales

Spain

Photo: Matthias Ripp, Picos de Europa Spain is located in southwestern Europe on the Iberian Peninsula and is bordered to the south and east by the Mediterranean Sea except for a small land boundary with Gibraltar; to the north by France, Andorra, and the Bay of Biscay and to the northwest and west by the …

Netherlands

Photo: Patrick Nouhailler, SkyLounge Amsterdam The Netherlands borders the North Sea to the north and west, Belgium to the south and Germany to the east. The capital is Amsterdam and the seat of government is The Hague. About a quarter of the land and 60 percent of the population are below sea level in the Netherlands. …

Matterhorn

Photo The Matterhorn (German: Matterhorn; Italian: Cervino; French: Mont Cervin is a mountain of the Alps, straddling the main watershed and border between Switzerland and Italy. Photos Wikipedia Matterhorn Planeta.com Mountains Wild Europe

Amsterdam

Photo: Patrick Nouhailler, Night While Amsterdam is the capital of the Netherands, the seat of government is the Hague and the provincial capital is Haarlem. 2025 ‘In 2025 #Amsterdam will celebrate its 750th anniversary. The perfect moment to join the family of National Park Cities and act together with other cities around the world to …

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. Headlines Ireland becomes world’s first country to divest from fossil fuels Embedded Tweets We’re at @14HenriettaSt for the launch of #NationalHeritageWeek. Taking place from 17th …

France

Photo: Campus France, Menhirs en Bretagne France is bordered by (clockwise from the north) by Belgium, Luxembourg, Germany, Switzerland, Italy, Monaco, Spain, and Andorra. Google Maps goo.gl/maps/zBLX7yf8PGJqCtR29 Bikes Le Tour de France Food Baguette Regions Bretagne = Brittany Cities Marseille, France Paris Planeta.com France Links Wild France (France Sauvage) Europe Martinique French