Georgia

Photo: Beniamin Netan The country of Georgia is bordered to the west by the Black Sea, to the north by Russia, to the southwest by Turkey, to the south by Armenia, and to the southeast by Azerbaijan. Amazon.comTim Burfordhttps://amzn.to/2N4st9u Elsewhere on the WebTourism boom in Georgia – reasons to celebrate? – TravIndyOne Planet Blog – …

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. More info about European ecotourism on this 10th anniversary of the first European Ecotourism Conference. Older Features Features Places Planeta.com

Norway

Photo: Lauri Rantala – Day trekkers having a break Norway borders Sweden to the east its northernmost region is bordered by Finland to the south and Russia to the east. The United Kingdom and Faroe Islands lie to its west across the North Sea, Iceland and Greenland lie to its west across the Norwegian Sea, and Denmark lies south of its southern tip across the Skagerrak Strait. …

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. Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/Sje7QyHxtU5ouizd6 HeadlinesIreland becomes world’s first country to divest from fossil fuels Embedded Tweets Recommended Listening Cities Planeta.com

Turkey

Map Turkey is bordered by eight countries: Bulgaria to the northwest; Greece to the west; Georgia to the northeast; Armenia, Azerbaijan (the exclave of Nakhchivan) and Iran to the east; and Iraq and Syria to the southeast. The Mediterranean Sea and Cyprus are to the south; the Aegean Sea to the west; and the Black …

Germany

Photo: @marfis75, Wiesbaden Germany (Deutschland) is bordered to the north by the North Sea, Denmark, and the Baltic Sea; to the east by Poland and the Czech Republic; to the south by Austria and Switzerland; and to the west by France, Luxembourg, Belgium and the Netherlands. Questions = Fragen What would locals like visitors to …

Slovakia

Photo: Peter Fenda, Belianske Tatry Mountains Slovakia is a landlocked country bordered by the Czech Republic and Austria to the west, Poland to the north, Ukraine to the east and Hungary to the south. Photos Google Maps HeadlinesAn environmental activist is now favored to become Slovakia’s first female president Planeta.com

Europe Links

Map: Wikipedia Links related to Europe presented in somewhat random fashion Headlines European Heritage SummitOctober 27-30, 2019https://www.europanostra.org/european-heritage-summitOn 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.Live Streaming from the European Cultural Heritage Summit in [email protected]://twitter.com/europanostra/status/1187786195025174529 …