Czech Republic

Photo: Nan Palmero, Praha hlavní nádraží The Czech Republic (Czechia) borders Poland to the northeast, Germany to the west and northwest, Austria to the south and Slovakia to the east. The capital and largest city is Prague. HeadlinesWelcome to Jáchymov: the Czech town that invented the dollar – BBCEscape the Prague Tourists to These 7 …

Wild Europe

Photo: London 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. We also update our info about European ecotourism after our participation in the first European Ecotourism Conference. Older Features Features Places

Europe Links

Map: Wikipedia Links related to Europe presented in somewhat random fashion Headlines European Travel [email protected]_Corporate Europa Nostraeuropanostra.orgEuropa Nostra and EIB Institute announce Europe’s 7 Most Endangered heritage sites 2021 Grande Soirée du Patrimoine Européen European Heritage SummitOctober 27-30, 2019 Tuesday 29 October 2019 and Wednesday 30 October two key events of the European Cultural Heritage …


Photo: Ronan Cantwell, Kelpies 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. Spotlight on Edinburgh Google Cities Features …


Photo: Ville Miettinen, Temple Bar (Dublin) 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 HeadlinesIreland becomes world’s first country to divest from fossil fuels Recommended Listening Cities


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 HeadlinesIn Empty Amsterdam, Reconsidering Tourism – NYTAmsterdam to embrace ‘doughnut’ model to mend post-coronavirus economy – Guardian Natural WorldAmsterdam is located on the banks of two bodies of water, …


Photo: Ray Morris, Stonehenge 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 (2.1 meters) wide …


Photo: GSFC, Snow in Italy Italy is located on the Italian Peninsula in Southern Europe and on the two largest islands in the Mediterranean Sea, Sicily and Sardinia. Italy shares its northern, Alpine boundary with France, Switzerland, Austria, and Slovenia. The independent states of San Marino and the Vatican City are enclaves within the Italian …


Photo: Thames Barrier England shares land borders with Scotland to the north and Wales to the west; and adjoins the Irish Sea to the northwest, the Celtic Sea to the southwest and the North Sea to the east. The English Channel separates it from continental Europe. Google Cities Parks Places


Photo: Michael Matti, Lakes Croatia borders Slovenia and Hungary to the north, Bosnia and Herzegovina to the southeast, and Serbia and Montenegro to the east. Google WikipediaDayton AgreementYugoslaviaCroatia Cities