Denmark

Photo: News Oresund Denmark is the southernmost of the Nordic countries, southwest of Sweden and south of Norway, and bordered to the south by Germany. Denmark borders both the Baltic and the North Sea. Google Maps goo.gl/maps/5J9aoa2RBADY5GmQA Videoshttps://youtu.be/JXecLXlzEXE Cities Planeta.com

Republic of North Macedonia

Photo: Nenad Todorov, Vodno, Skopje North Macedonia is bordered by Kosovo to the northwest, Serbia to the north, Bulgaria to the east, Greece to the south, and Albania to the west. Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/FNaWbukU9fiJnuUq8 Headlinesmacedonia-name-change-the-big-dispute-over-macedonias-tiny-name-change Photo Twitter MomentName Change [email protected][email protected] WikipediaSkopje International AirportNorth MacedoniaKočani Planeta.com

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 Maps goo.gl/maps/Sje7QyHxtU5ouizd6 Headlines Ireland becomes world’s first country to divest from fossil fuels Embedded Tweets We’re at @14HenriettaSt for the launch of #NationalHeritageWeek. Taking …

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. Also check out our spotlight on european ecotourism Twitter @zkun1971 @EUWilderness @Ruukel @EUROPARC @panparks @JonnyEcology @reluuplands @GreenGuideUK @NatureSpyuk @EdenEurope @WildlifeGadgets @NAAONB @Eurosite @NEYorksNLincs @YorksWildlife @HumberheadLevel …

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 …

Georgia Independence

Georgia Flag Wikipedia: Independence Day (Georgian: დამოუკიდებლობის დღე, damoukideblobis dghe) is an annual public holiday in Georgia observed on May 26. It commemorates the May 26, 1918 adoption of the Act of Independence, which established the Democratic Republic of Georgia in the aftermath of the Russian Revolution of 1917. Embedded Tweets Letter from King Mohammed …

Croatia

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 Maps goo.gl/maps/dTsSFxE7Ev5fpHd5A Wikipedia Dayton Agreement Yugoslavia Croatia Cities Rijeka Planeta.com Croatia Links Europe Europe Links

England

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 Maps goo.gl/maps/VHtxJWkcjQ3WyB1FA Cities London Sheffield Gloucester Parks Stonehenge …

Europarc Federation

Elsewhere on the Web The EUROPARC Federation – europarc.org – is a network focusing on Europe’s natural and cultural heritage. Created by members, the Federation works, to improve the management of Protected Areas in Europe through international cooperation, exchange of ideas and experience, and by influencing policy. As the representative body of Europe’s Protected Areas …

Danube

Photo: GSFC, Where the Danube meets the sea The Danube is the largest river in Europe, its watershed draining 801,463 square kilometers (309,447 square miles) of land. The river rises in the Black Forest mountains of western Germany and flows for some 1,770 miles (2,850 km) to its mouth on the Black Sea. Along its …