Barcelona

Photo: Ajuntament Barcelona, Dalí (Some rights reserved) A cosmopolitan home to 1.5 million, Barcelona is the second largest city in Spain and the capital of Catalonia. Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/kV4kZefA8HfVmvZX7 Natural WorldBarcelona is located on the Iberian Peninsula’s Mediterranean coast on a plateau bordered by the Colllserola mountain range and the Llobregat and Besòs rivers. Parc Natural …

Stockholm, Sweden

Photo: Royston Rascals, Metro (Some rights reserved) Stockholm is the capital of Sweden and the most populous urban area in the Nordic countries. Google Maps HeadlinesThe Quest to Find—and Save—the World’s Most Famous ShipwreckSweden’s ABBA museum hoped to attract visitors on pop nostalgia trips – Skift [email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected] ReferencesCurrent timeWeather Museumsnrm.se – @naturhistoriska Elsewhere on the …

Sweden

Photo: Mumes World, Winter (Some rights reserved) Sweden borders Norway to the west and Finland to the northeast and it is connected to Denmark by a bridge in the south. Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/wgALLxP8iZE3YomS7 Questions Vad skulle lokalbefolkningen vilja att besökare visste om Sverige? = What would locals like visitors to know about Sweden? Cities and towns …

Lithuania

Photo: Carlos Buj, Lithuania (Some rights reserved) Lithuania shares borders with Latvia to the north, Belarus to the southeast, Poland, and the Russian exclave of Kaliningrad to the southwest. Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/sc3dR3Pfsw3ijEteA Planeta.com

Scotland

Photo: Simon Ingram, Kelpies (Some rights reserved) Scotland lies in the northern third of the island of Great Britain and shares a border with England to the south and is bounded by the North Sea to the east, the Atlantic Ocean to the north and west and the North Channel and Irish Sea to the southwest. Larger cities include Edinburgh …

Germany Links

Germany Flag What would locals like others know about Germany (Deutschland)? = Was würden Einheimische wie andere über Deutschland wissen? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesGermany’s new climate minister aims for green economic miracleWaldeinsamkeit: Germany’s cherished forest tradition – BBCWhy young Germans think this career is the wurstAlemania convierte 62 bases militares …

Kiruna, Sweden

Photo: Arild, Aerial view (Some rights reserved) Kiruna (Northern Sámi: Giron, Finnish: Kiiruna) is the northernmost town in Sweden, situated in the province of Lapland. Google Maps NewsKuriren.nu Tourismkirunalapland.se – Facebook Elsewhere on the WebWhy Sweden is relocating an entire town – BBCMarknadsdags: “Här i Jukkasjärvi siktar vi högt” (Market Day: “Here in Jukkasjarvi We …

United Kingdom Links

UK Flag What would locals like others know about the United Kingdom? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesThe Escapism Of Wild Camping And A Guide – Paul Steele @paul_steele Elsewhere on the WebUK Polls – Politicobritishnatureguide.com – @Britnatureguide UK National Parks in 100 Secondscrowdfunder.co.uk/uk-national-parks-in-100-seconds 2019yougov.co.uk/uk-general-election-2019 Embedded Tweets WikipediaUnited KingdomBattenberg cakeHigh Speed 2 Features …

Switzerland

Photo: Steven Penton, Mountains (Some rights reserved) Switzerland is bordered by Germany to the north, France to the west, Italy to the south, and Austria and Liechtenstein to the east. Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/diHotW6D98kQrpTA7 HolidaysAugust 1 – Swiss National Day Current TimeZurich HeadlinesSwitzerland’s ingenious cooling cavesSwitzerland’s gravity-defying solutionWorld Heritage Experience Switzerland – Rhätische Bahn RhBhttp://www.cbsnews.com/videos/preview-the-swiss-leaksAlpine Autumn: Switzerland’s …