Henderson Heritage Park

Photo: Entrance The city of Henderson, Nevada has some beautiful city parks and dog parks. One of our favorites is Heritage Park, 350 South Racetrack Road, (Bark Park off of Burkholder Boulevard). Hours: 6am-10pm. Bark Park at Heritage Park: The Bark Park is the City of Henderson’s largest and most unique dog park. It was …

Diversity Days

Poster Planeta.com’s annual celebration of May 21 and 22 gets its own page. Join us as we reflect and celebrate the World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development (Día Mundial de la Diversidad Cultural Para el diálogo y el desarrollo) and the International Day for Biological Diversity (Día Internacional de la Diversidad Biológica) …

Roadtrip

Photo: Kingman Wash Roadtrip = Journey made by motorized or non-motorized vehicle How frequently are we driven to take a roadtrip. For those lucky to be in the drivers’ seat, experience transforms from one of familiarity to one embracing countless options. Personally, some of my favorite trips with friends were made before the advent of …

Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas Sign

Photo: Welcome Sign On our list of fave places to visit in Las Vegas: Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas sign, located on the median of Las Vegas Boulevard in unincorporated Clark County, just south of the Russell Road exit on Interstate 15. Always open, free access, free parking. The sign reads “Welcome to Fabulous Las …

Mexico City’s Air Quality

Screenshot Rolling coverage of air quality in Mexico City (Cobertura continua de la calidad del aire en la Ciudad de México) Key Links aire.cdmx.gob.mx @Aire_CDMX Tweets by Aire_CDMX Embedded Tweets (May 2019) Ciudad de México, hoy a las 4pm. pic.twitter.com/VTIdj4STRd — Santiago Arau (@Santiago_Arau) May 13, 2019 For four straight days, the Mexico City has …

Matariki

Poster Matariki is a distinctly New Zealand (Aotearoa) celebration. Matariki is the Māori name for the stars also known as the Pleiades star cluster in the constellation Taurus. Celebrations begin on the day of the first new moon following the rising of the star cluster. In 2019 the Matariki star cluster will rise in New …

Happy Birthday, Las Vegas

Photo: Old Fort Las Vegas celebrates its birthday on May 15 Hashtag: https://twitter.com/hashtag/HappyBirthdayVegas Embedded Tweets We're 114 today 😎 #HappyBirthdayVegas (credit: Julie Bergonz) We're taking a walk through history (and going to #lvcouncil) to celebrate so stay tuned 😉 pic.twitter.com/4qnCHQNW7t — City of Las Vegas (@CityOfLasVegas) May 15, 2019 To celebrate our birthday, a documentary …

World Environment Day

Poster June 5 is World Environment Day. June 5 is World Environment Day. Planeta.com celebrates by revisiting the winners of the Colibri Ecotourism Award and by hosting conversations on the social web that bring attention to environmental concerns. 2019 is the International Year of Indigenous Languages so we would like assistance translating ‘World Environment Day’ …

International Museum Day

Photo: Nevada Museum Showcase May 18 is International Museum Day, an annual celebration coordinated by the International Council of Museums (ICOM). 2019 Planeta.com celebrates International Museum Day this year by reflecting on the role museums play as cultural hubs and curating tweets and videos. How are museums making the most of the social web? How …