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: …

Chichicastenango

Photo: Michael Swiggart Santo Tomás Chichicastenango is a town in the El Quiché department of Guatemala, known for its traditional K’iche’ Maya culture. The Spanish conquistadors gave the town its name from the Nahuatl name used by their soldiers from Tlaxcala: Tzitzicaztenanco, or City of Nettles. Its original name was Chaviar.Chichicastenango serves as the municipal …

Wimberley, Texas

Favorite places Wimberley is located in central Hays County in the heart of the Texas Hill Country, between Austin and San Antonio, only 16 miles from San Marcos. The center of Wimberley is situated at the confluence of Cypress Creek and the Blanco River, roughly 1,000 feet above sea level on the Edwards Plateau. Key …

Calgary

Photo: Dave Bloggs, Bridge Calgary is located in a region of foothills and high plains, approximately 80 kilometers (50 miles) east of the Canadian Rockies. Calgary is popular place for winter sports with a number of major mountain resorts nearby Palentology lovers will find Dinosaur Provincial Park, a Unesco World Heritage site, two hours east …

Winnipeg

Photo: Ben Rodgers, Skyline Winnipeg is the capital and largest city of the province of Manitoba in Canada. It is located at the confluence of the Red and Assiniboine Rivers. Key Links winnipeg.ca parkmaps.winnipeg.ca tourismwinnipeg.com Hockey nhl.com/jets @NHLJets Bell MTS Place is an indoor sports arena and entertainment venue in downtown Winnipeg. The arena is …

Edmonton

Photo: ICRT Canada Located in the heart of the western Canadian prairies, Alberta’s capital city is home to 1.3 million people. Key Links https://www.edmonton.com https://exploreedmonton.com/ Hockey https://www.nhl.com/oilers Photos Planeta.com Alberta Canada Cities

North Platte, Nebraska

North Platte is located in the southwestern part of Nebraska, along Interstate 80, at the confluence of the North and South Platte Rivers forming the Platte River. Elsewhere on the Web http://www.ci.north-platte.ne.us http://www.nparea.com https://nebraskalanddays.com Golden Spike Tower The Golden Spike Tower is a private non-profit organizations, offering guests a bird’s eye view of the World’s …