Mecca

Photo: With Love Mecca is the capital of Makkah Province in Saudi Arabia. The city is located 70 km (43 mi) inland from Jeddah in a narrow valley at a height of 277 m (909 ft) above sea level. Its resident population in 2012 was roughly 2 million, although visitors more than triple this number …

Mazatlán

Photo: Desde olas Mazatlán is the second-largest city in the state of Sinaloa. Baseball Venados de Mazatlán are part of the Mexican Pacific League. The league’s season begins in mid-October and ends in late December. Playoffs are in January. Government mazatlan.gob.mx Transportation Car ferry service crosses the Gulf of California, from Mazatlán to La Paz, …

Belize City

Belize City is the largest city in Belize and is located at the mouth of the Haulover Creek, which is a tributary of the Belize River. The city is the country’s principal port and its financial and industrial hub. Elsewhere on the Web https://www.belizecitycouncil.org Wikipedia Belize City Planeta.com Belize Belmopan Cities

Bark in the Park 2018

Poster Henderson, Nevada hosts the annual Bark In the Park, Saturday, March 3, 10am-2pm in Cornerstone Park. Bark in the Park is a celebration of canine friends with dozens of information and vendor booths. The event attracts hundreds of beautiful dogs, many needing forever homes. There are plenty of bowls, buckets and kiddie pools of …

Salt Lake City

Photo: Kent Kanouse, State Capitol Salt Lake City is one of only two major urban areas in the Great Basin (the other being Reno, Nevada). Recommended Listening kuer.org @KUER Rugby warriorsrugby.com Wikipedia Salt Lake City Planeta.com Utah Utah Links Great Basin Cities Salt

Puerto Vallarta

Photo: Melissa Biggs, Coast Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco is a beach resort city on the Pacific Ocean’s Bahía de Banderas.  Also known as Vallarta and PV. Nearby: Nuevo Vallarta is north of the bay in the state of Nayarit. Planeta.com Jalisco Guadalajara, Jalisco

Berlin

Photo: Matthias Ripp, Icons Berlin, Capital of the Federal Republic of Germany, is located at the heart of Europe and also, after EU enlargement in 2004, at the center of the European Community. With about 3,400,000 inhabitants, Berlin is the largest City in Germany. It is 38 kilometers long and 45 kilometers wide and covers an …

200 Essential Places in Mexico City’s Historic Center (200 lugares imprescindibles)

Book Cover Mexico City – History and CDMX fans have a new book, website and (soon-ish) plaques. Presenting 200 lugares imprescindibles. Centro Histórico, by Héctor de Mauleón and Rafael Pérez Gay. The book is available in print in Mexico City and corresponds to the CDMX200Lugares website sponsored by the Gobierno del Distrito Federal and Fondo …