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What would locals like others know about Europe? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion:
European Cities Marketing
Elsewhere on the Web
List of EMS Rapid Mapping Activations
European Heritage Summit
October 27-30, 2019
Live Streaming from the European Cultural Heritage Summit in Paris
RESEARCH FOR TRAN COMMITTEE – FROM RESPONSIBLE BEST PRACTICES TO SUSTAINABLE TOURISM DEVELOPMENT
Books and Arts Daily Book Club – classic European literature and we will be discussing 10 novels—as voted by our listeners—throughout 2014. Take a look at the book list and find out more.
The euro – The Eurozone, a singular experiment in a currency shared across national borders, is under strain because of domestic profligacy.
Eastern Europe: does it still exist? – Anne Applebaum reappraises the term Eastern Europe and discusses what has happened there since the collapse of communism.
Million dollar questions – John Clarke and Bryan Dawe calculate the cost of the European debt crisis. (05.2010)
Wild wonders of Europe – Beautiful nature pictured by famous photographers.
Lost Tribes of Europe
According to these criteria European cities were classified as follows:
Above average – Amsterdam, Berlin, Bremen, Brussels, Copenhagen, Frankfurt, Hamburg, Hanover, Helsinki, Leipzig, Mannheim, Munich, Nuremberg, Oslo, Stockholm, Stuttgart, Vienna, Zurich
Average – Cologne, Essen, London, Madrid, Paris, Riga, Rome, Vilnius, Warsaw
Below average – Athens, Bratislava, Budapest, Dublin, Istanbul, Lisbon, Ljubljana, Prague, Tallinn
Well below average – Belgrade, Bucharest, Kiev, Sofia, Zagreb
24 European countries are party to the Schengen agreement. This agreement eliminates all internal border controls between them.
Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland.
European Destinations of Excellence (EDEN)
EDEN is the acronym for European Destinations of Excellence, a project promoting sustainable tourism development models across the European Union.
Elsewhere on the Web
Europa Press – @europapress
http://www.coe.int – http://www.coe.int/t/dg4/cultureheritage
http://www.necstour.eu – @NECSTouR – https://www.facebook.com/necstour
http://greenhopping.eu – @GreenHopping_eu
Flightradar24.com shows live aircraft traffic in the airspace above Europe
http://www.stonepages.com – Stonehenge, stone circles, dolmens, ancient standing stones, cairns, barrows, hillforts and archaeology of megalithic Europe
European Destinations of Excellence
Wadden Sea Secretariat
Guide: How to become an accessible and sustainable destination