Las Vegas

Vegas 1921 Mural Author’s note: Viva los slow adventures and responsible, conscious, local travel. As of April 2018, I am 60% pleased with the coverage of Las Vegas and surrounding environs (Las Vegas Land) from Planeta.com. There is room for improvement online as the features document real time changes and upgrades on the ground. Las …

Phoenix

Photo: Alan English, Skyline Phoenix is the capital and most populous city in the state of Arizona. With 1,615,017 people (as of 2016), Phoenix is the fifth most populous city nationwide, the most populous state capital in the United States, and the only state capital with a population of more than one million residents. Wikipedia …

Adelaide

Photo: Bernard Spragg, Cityscape Adelaide is the capital city of South Australia and located north of the Fleurieu Peninsula, on the Adelaide Plains between the Gulf St Vincent and the low-lying Mount Lofty Ranges which surround the city. Tandanya is the Kaurna (pronounced Garn-na) Aboriginal name for the Adelaide city area and was for many thousands of years, …

Mazatlán

Photo: Desde olas Mazatlán is the second-largest city in the state of Sinaloa and popular with tourism. A car ferry crosses the Gulf of California, from Mazatlán to La Paz, Baja California Sur. Baseball Venados de Mazatlán are part of the Mexican Pacific League. The league’s season begins in mid-October and ends in late December. …

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 Home Wikipedia Belize City Planeta.com Belize Belmopan Cities

Hong Kong

Photo: Ron Reiring, Hong Kong Hong Kong is a special administrative region of the People’s Republic of China located on China’s south coast and enclosed by the Pearl River Delta and South China Sea. Rugby Sevens https://hksevens.com Planeta.com China

Pittsburgh

Photo: Ron Reiring, Skyline Pittsburgh Radio Stations http://www.q102.com http://www.pittsburghgalleries.blogspot.com http://www.pittsburghlive.com http://www.city.pittsburgh.pa.us http://www.city.pittsburgh.pa.us/parks/farmers_market.htm http://www.livingpittsburgh.com Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy Penn – http://www.urbanparks08.org Pittsburgh’s parks have been an important part of the city’s Green Story, representing over $60 million in restoration dollars and millions in new construction. The four great and historic parks of Pittsburgh– Frick, Schenley, Highland and …

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, …

Cities

Photo: Ron Reiring, Dodger Stadium Cities need human voices to articulate stories about sustainable practices and responsible travel. There are countless good actions taking place around the globe and we would like to hear what’s taking place. Planeta.com spotlights cities around the globe. Our guides and wiki pages are far from perfect, so suggestions are always …

Albuquerque

Photo: John Fowler, Watermelon Mountain Albuquerque (Beeʼeldííl Dahsinil in Diné) is New Mexico’s most populous city and home to the University of New Mexico. The first week of October check out the International Balloon Fiesta, the world’s largest such gathering of hot-air balloons from around the globe. Favorite Places Frontier Restaurant, an Albuquerque tradition located …