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. Google Map. Bark Park at Heritage Park: The Bark Park is the City of Henderson’s largest and most unique dog park. …

Mexico City’s National Anthropology Museum

Photo: Photos under the fountain National Anthropology Museum (Museo Nacional de Antropología) in Mexico City. Not open on Mondays. Key Links mna.inah.gob.mx General information (Español) Boletines @mna_inah Videos Embedded Tweets Buenas noches.Museo Nacional de Antropología Ciudad de México pic.twitter.com/ytLu85fTHs — Antonio Saborit (@Antonio_Saborit) December 5, 2018 ¡Hoy estamos de fiesta!El Museo Nacional de Antropología cumple …

Mexico’s National Institute of Anthropology and History

Photo: Patio Fountain Mexico – The Instituto Nacional de Antropología e Historia (INAH, National Institute of Anthropology and History) – inah.gob.mx – is a Mexican federal government bureau established in 1939 to guarantee the research, preservation, protection, and promotion of the prehistoric, archaeological, anthropological, historical, and paleontological heritage of the country. INAH and the Instituto …

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 …

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 …

Henderson Links

Photo: Sloan Signage Links related to Henderson, Nevada presented in somewhat random fashion: Water Street Faves Downtown Henderson has a number of visitable establishments, including Chef Flemming’s Bake Shop, Lovelady Taproom, Juan’s Flaming Fajitas, and Hardway 8. Keep an eye on the corner of Water and Atlantic where the Henderson Convention Center stands (and will …

Bcycle

Photo: Las Vegas Bike Share Elsewhere on the Web and a recommended app for bike share fans in the USA: BCycle is a transportation system developing, implementing, and continuously improving a world class bike share ecosystem. Key Links bcycle.com Find a city Bikes and Stations App Facebook @Bcycle Tweets by BCycle About Bcycle BCycle is …

Blue Ridge Parkway

Photo: Ken Lund The Blue Ridge Parkway meanders 469 miles from Shenandoah National Park in northern Virginia to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park in North Carolina. The parkway follows the Appalachian Mountain chain and provides some of the most spectacular scenery in the world, ranging from 650 to 6,000 feet in elevation. A hundred …

Nevado de Toluca

Photo: Semarnat Nevado de Toluca is a large stratovolcano in central Mexico, located about 80 kilometers (50 miles) west of Mexico City near the city of Toluca. It is the fourth highest of Mexico’s peaks, after Pico de Orizaba, Popocatépetl and Iztaccíhuatl. On October 21, 2016 the Secretariat of Environment and Natural Resources (Semarnat) issued …