Stonehenge

Photo: Ray Morris, Stonehenge (some rights reserved) Stonehenge is a prehistoric monument and ultimate roadside attraction in Wiltshire, England, 2 miles (3 km) west of Amesbury and 8 miles (13 km) north of Salisbury. It consists of a ring of standing stones, with each standing stone around 13 ft (4.1 meters) high, 6 ft 11 in …

Marseille, France

Photo: Jeanne Menjoulet, Scenic View (Some rights reserved) Marseille is the second largest city in France. Capital of the Bouches-du-Rhône department and Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur region. Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/2fDKxKDJYdnqg9rW8 Key [email protected] Elsewhere on the WebMarseille Airport FeaturesA radiant unity – Colin BissetIconic Buildings: Le Corbusier’s Unite d’habitation WikipediaMarseille Events Planeta.com

Albania

Photo: William John Gauthier, Mountain Roads (Some rights reserved) Albania is a country in Southeast Europe, bordered by Montenegro to the northwest, Kosovo to the northeast, North Macedonia to the east, and Greece to the south and southeast. It has a coast on the Adriatic Sea to the west and on the Ionian Sea to …

Finland Links

Finland Flag What would locals like others know about Finland? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesFinland to add 2 new sites to national park networkMy search for the real Moominland – EconomistSeven Faces of Eco Tourism in Finland – Jim O’Donnell/VRAI MagazineThe Lake of Bothnia and Lapland Ecotourism – Jim O’DonnellScenery in …

Netherlands Links

Netherlands Flag What would locals like others know about the Netherlands? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesNew research maps the value of the entire hospitality sector for the first time – @c3lthhttps://www.smh.com.au/world/europe/holland-no-more-dutch-government-officially-drops-nickname-20191227-p53n2p.htmlNetherlands Will Continue Tourism Promotion Despite Media ReportsDutch tourist board to stop promoting the Netherlands because it’s getting too many visitorshttps://www.theguardian.com/cities/2015/jul/29/how-groningen-invented-a-cycling-template-for-cities-all-over-the-worldhttps://twitter.com/i/moments/847194816450584579https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/worldviews/wp/2017/03/13/your-guide-to-the-netherlands-big-electionde-top-10-best-twitterende-rijksambtenarenGood …

Amsterdam

Photo: Patrick Nouhailler, Night (Some rights reserved) 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 …

Glasgow

Photo: Ian Dick, Glasgow University Some rights reserved Glasgow (Scottish Gaelic: Glaschu) is the most populous city in Scotland, and the third most populous city in the United Kingdom. Glasgow’s Gaelic name, Glaschu, means “Green Glen.” Question – What would locals like others know about Glasgow? About Scotland? Also, how would these questions be translated …

Iceland

Photo: Fabio Achilli, Ólafsfjörður, Northern Iceland (Some rights reserved) Iceland is a European island country located in the North Atlantic Ocean on the Mid-Atlantic Ridge. The capital and largest city is Reykjavík. Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/wdSj5u2TVA6iYJTW6 Photos Embedded Tweets Cities Planeta.com

Iceland Links

Iceland Flag What would locals like others know about Iceland? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesAsk a Geologist: With Its Several Hotspots, Could Reykjavík Erupt?Icelandic Has the Best Words for TechnologyThe Wrong Way to Visit Iceland – BloombergReynisfjara Black Sand Beach is a must-see in IcelandDýr­asta bíla­stæði í heimi?Visitors at Seljalandsfoss waterfall …

Norway Links

Norway flag What would locals like others know about Norway? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesNorway’s soaring mountain staircases – BBCNorway’s Labor Party on course for election winNorway’s trillion-dollar wealth fund sold the last of its investments in fossil fuel companiesNorway’s Bold Plan to Tackle OvertourismThe Norwegian art of the packed lunch …