Gallup, New Mexico

Photo: Earl’s Family Restaurant 2018 Gallup was founded in 1881 as a railhead for the Atlantic and Pacific Railroad, and named after David Gallup, a paymaster for the railroad. Among the reasons to visit: this is a prominent spot on Route 66. Slow adventurers, the city is on the Trails of the Ancients Byway, one …

Dallas

Photo: Steve Rainwater, Big Tex Dallas is the most populous city in the Dallas–Fort Worth metroplex, which is the fourth most populous metropolitan area in the United States. Airports Love Field – Facebook – @dallaslovefield DFW – @DFWAirport Local Faves Texas Pecan Company Elsewhere on the Web http://dallas.culturemap.com http://www.dallasobserver.com Embedded Tweets I have the best staff, …

Vegas Faves

Photo: Community Healing Garden Favorite places in Las Vegas? I have some faves, family-friendly and inspired: Clark County Wetlands Park Community Healing Garden Clark County Museum Pinball Hall of Fame Fabulous Las Vegas Sign Vegas Vaquero Seven Magic Mountains Wetlands Park in Las Vegas Las Vegas Community Healing Garden Clark County Museum Las Vegas’ Pinball …

Austin, Texas

Photo: Melissa Biggs, Barton Springs Austin is the capital of Texas. Population in the city limits approximately 950,000, over 2 million in the metro area; currently 11th largest city in the USA; about 3% growth rate annually. University of Texas at Austin The University of Texas (UT) includes a presidential library and important collections of …

Ottawa

Photo Ottawa is the capital of Canada, and the fourth largest city in the country. The city stands on the south bank of the Ottawa River in the eastern portion of Southern Ontario. Twitter @IndigenousWalks @TheOttawaValley @IDI_Ottawa @ctvottawa @gemwebb @JanesWalkOtt @JaimeJiggs @ottawa_detours @Lansdowne_Park @cathmckenna @OttawaArtG @EcologyOttawa Facebook https://www.facebook.com/ottawaartgallery Wikipedia Ottawa Where to eat in Ottawa …

Oklahoma City

Photo: Cliff, Welcome Oklahoma City is the capital and largest city of the U.S. state of Oklahoma. The county seat of Oklahoma County, the city ranks 27th among United States cities in population. Tourism Portals https://www.visitokc.com https://www.travelok.com/oklahoma_city Government https://www.okc.gov Stockyards City https://www.stockyardscity.org National Memorial Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum Visit Questions What would locals …

Paris Links

Paris Flag Links related to Paris Current Time Paris If it is 4pm in Paris, what time is it elsewhere? Flickr Paris Nature Flickr Groups Current events in Paris Twitter @soundlandscapes @LaTourEiffel Recommended listening Designing Grand Cities: what we can learn from Paris – In the late 90s, the French government announced a visionary consultation …

Ninth Island

Buzzwords New feature. Suggestions welcome Recommended Listening Little Grass Shack Hawaii Connections (The Ninth Island) Las Vegas Hawaiian Civic Club – https://www.facebook.com/lasvegashcc.org – https://twitter.com/LasVegasHCC http://www.9thiccoflv.org 9th Island http://articles.latimes.com/2002/oct/27/magazine/tm-island43 http://www.vegassolo.com/ninth-island http://www.hawaiinewsnow.com/story/11411583/hawaii-residents-still-taking-trips-to-the-ninth-island-but-not-spending-as-much http://lasvegasweekly.com/news/2012/feb/16/island-desert-how-hawaii-arrived-las-vegas http://lasvegas2016.com/media/hawaiis-ninth-island Where to eat? Las Vegas Locally recommends Aloha Specialties restaurant in @thecalcasino = THE BOMB #NinthIsland Quick. Can you say Papahānaumokuākea? Have a …

Xochimilco Gardens

Poster: Ron Mader, Xochimilco What does responsible travel look like in Mexico City? = ¿Cómo se ve un viaje responsable en la Ciudad de México? Mexico City – Xochimilco is a case study in sustainable tourism in a fragile, vulnerable landscape, also a veritable World Heritage Site. On my list of top places in the …

Paris

Photo: The Climate Group Paris is the capital city of France. Geography Paris is located on the Seine River. Cultural World The city hosts numerous iconic landmarks such as the Eiffel Tower, Notre Dame cathedral, the Champs-Elysées, the Arc de Triomphe among its many attractions, along with world famous institutions such as the Louvre and …