Toulouse

Photo What we love about Toulouse … Wikipedia: Toulouse is the capital of the French department of Haute-Garonne and of the region of Occitanie. The city is on the banks of the River Garonne, 150 kilometres (93 miles) from the Mediterranean Sea, 230 km (143 mi) from the Atlantic Ocean and 680 km (420 mi) …

Tlalpan, Mexico City

Map Mexico City – Tlapan Wikipedia: Tlalpan is one of the 16 administrative boroughs (called “delegaciones” in Spanish) of the Federal District of Mexico City. It is the largest borough, with over eighty percent under conservation as forest and other ecologically sensitive area. The rest, almost all of it on the northern edge, has been …

Council Bluffs, Iowa

Photo: Ron Reiring, Train Station History In 1852, the town was renamed Council Bluffs. It continued as a major outfitting point on the Missouri River for the Emigrant Trail and Pike’s Peak Gold Rush, and entertained a lively steamboat trade. –  Wikipedia Key Links councilbluffs-ia.gov https://www.census.gov/quickfacts/fact/table/councilbluffscityiowa,US/PST045216 Wikipedia Council_Bluffs,_Iowa Planeta.com Iowa Iowa Links Omaha, Nebraska Cities

Cleveland, Ohio

Photo: Parker B Lewis Building Cleveland is located in northeastern Ohio on the southern shore of Lake Erie, approximately 60 miles (100 kilometers) west of the Pennsylvania border. It was founded in 1796 near the mouth of the Cuyahoga River, and became a manufacturing center owing to its location on the lake shore, as well …

Morelia

Photo: Salvador, Morelia Morelia is the capital of the state of Michoacán. History Founded in 1541, the original name was that of ‘Valladolid’ as the Spanish Virrey Don Antonio de Mendoza christened after the city of the same name in Spain. Later it was renamed ‘Morelia’ as tribute to Mexico’s hero José María Morelos, a …

Project Enchilada (Las Vegas)

Poster For fans of downtown Las Vegas July 2018 announcement of the City of Las Vegas’ Project Enchilada which seeks public-private collaboration to enhance the area from Las Vegas Boulevard to 14th Street. The project aims to bring more energy, redevelopment, and new commerce to downtown Las Vegas. Included are many of the recommendations set …

Oviedo, Spain

Photo: David Álvarez López, Catedral de San Salvador Oviedo is the capital city of the Principality of Asturias in northern Spain and the administrative and commercial center of the region. It is also the name of the municipality that contains the city. Oviedo is located approximately 20 km (12 mi) to 25 km (16 mi) …

Portland, Oregon

Photo Portland is the largest city in Oregon and the seat of Multnomah County. It is a major port in the Willamette Valley region of the Pacific Northwest, at the confluence of the Willamette and Columbia rivers. Wikipedia Portland,_Oregon Features Columbia River Planeta.com Portland Links Oregon USA Cities

Clark County’s Sunset Park

Tip: Don’t feed the birds. Bread is not bird food. Questions What would locals like visitors to know about Sunset Park? Qué les gustaría a la gente local que los visitantes saber de Sunset Park? Hawaiian: He aha ka ‘ike ko‘iko‘i a kūpono no nā malihini e kipa ana mai i Sunset Park? (Literal translation: …