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"Holland is not a dense country, but an empty city" ➖ Comparing the Netherlands with some metropolitan areas across the world. I'm not going to go into the usage of the word 'Holland' here as that discussion has been done countless times. Also I don't take the title very seriously but find the comparison of densities quite interesting. This is a map that can induce quite some discussion and rightfully so. ➖ #map #maps #cartograhy #geography #topography #netherlands #holland #density…

from the Guardian

In pictures: Atlas of Rare Birds by Dominic Couzens

White-rumped vultures were once a familiar sight in the cities of southern Asia, with a population numbering millions, but its numbers plummeted fast in the 1990s. It was discovered that an anti-inflammatory drug used to treat injured cattle was to blame. When the cattle died, the vultures would ingest the drug and suffer a slow, painful death

from Foursquare


Where the south of Noord Holland is very busy and populated, the more north you travel, the more quite it get’s. Don’t get me wrong, it’s still The Netherlands. ‘Quite’ is relative here. And that’s why, if you really want to unwind, relax and dive into nature, the Schoorlse Duinen is the place you are looking for.

Did you know that rabbits need as much exercise (if not more) than your average family dog! If allowed the space and time...rabbits can run the equivalent of 30 football pitches each day! So let your bunnies limber up as its exercise time!|


Spunky seniors invite you to lunch in delightful Meals on Wheels campaign By Katie Dupere2016-07-16 12:03:00 UTC Lola Silvestri is 94 years old and absolutely electric. Her house is unapologetically covered in bold pink damask-print wallpaper and tiny amusing trinkets. Shes bubbly and fiercely independent and shes ready to eat. Lola is inviting you to lunch. And its an honor. Lola is one of seven seniors featured in a new campaign from Meals on Wheels a nationwide network of…

Lords of the Soil #history #genealogy #northcarolinapioneers Lords of the SoilBy Jeannette Holland AustinPictured is George Durant receiving a deed from the chief of the Yeopim Indians. In 1653 Roger Green led a company across the wilderness from Nansemond in Virginia to the Chowan River and settled near Edenton. The settlement was a prosperous one and soon others followed. In 1662 George Durant purchased of the Yeopim Indians the neck of land situated on the North-side of Albemarle Sound…

from Pouted Online Lifestyle Magazine

So You Decide To Breed Birds At Home

New Holland Honeyeaters, a honeyeater species found throughout southern Australia.


Gladecrest - Gladecrest was founded near the end of 1913. By January 1914 the population was 20, and by spring of 1915 it was 72(Peak Population). The Holland and Butterworth Co. enticed people to purchase the land site unseen, with claims that one acre could support an entire family, since four crops could be grown each year. They also claimed there were no frosts, and not even any mosquitos.

from the Guardian

Shanghai's European-style ghost towns – in pictures

An empty commercial building in Holland Town. It was intended that the Euro towns would absorb Shanghai’s increasing population, but a combination of real estate speculation and the huge cost of property has resulted in the towns lying relatively empty one decade on from their construction