Saint Petersburg

Graphic: Eric Fischer, Locals and Tourists Saint Petersburg is located on the Gulf of Finland coast and at the mouth of the Neva River, and is divided into 18 districts. Russia’s second largest city has a 2017 population of 5,281,579. Townspeople prefer to call their city Piter. Cultural World Petersburg is often called the cultural …

El Paso

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Portland, Oregon

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Fort Wayne

Photo: Joel Dinda, Baseball Fort Wayne is a riverine city in northeast Indiana. The state’s second largest city, Fort Wayne was built at the confluence of three rivers: the St. Joseph River, St. Marys River and Maumee River. Some history. In 1794 the ‘fort’ in Fort Wayne was built near the Indigenous Miami village of …

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 http://www.winnipeg.ca https://parkmaps.winnipeg.ca http://www.tourismwinnipeg.com Hockey https://www.nhl.com/jets @NHLJets Bell MTS Place is an indoor sports arena and entertainment venue in downtown Winnipeg. The arena is …

Seattle

Photo: Michael Matti, Waterfront Seattle is a seaport city on the west coast of the United States. It is the seat of King County, Washington. Headlines https://www.wired.com/story/the-bike-share-war-is-shaking-up-seattle-like-nowhere-else ‘My Generation Is Never Going to Have That’ – Politico Wiki http://planeta.wikispaces.com/seattle Planeta.com Washington Cities Olympic National Park

San Diego

Photo: Geraint Rowland, Surfing left San Diego is located on the coast of the Pacific Ocean in Southern California, approximately 120 miles (190 kilometers) south of Los Angelesand adjacent to the border with Mexico. Tourism Portals http://www.sandiego.org – @visitsandiego Baseball http://sandiego.padres.mlb.com http://www.padres.com https://twitter.com/Padres http://www.nbcsandiego.com/news/sports/San-Diego-Padres-New-Owners-Petco-Park–167845685.html PETCO Park http://www.petcoparkevents.com http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/San_Diego_Padres Padres de San Diego News http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com – @sdut http://www.sandiegoreader.com http://www.utsandiego.com http://www.sdnews.com http://www.voiceofsandiego.org https://inewsource.org – https://twitter.com/inewsource Twitter @sandradibble @sdut @AccessSanDiego …

London

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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

Singapore

Photo: William Cho, Expo MRT The island country of Singapore is separated from Malaysia by the Straits of Johor to its north, and from Indonesia’s Riau Islands by the Singapore Strait to its south. Singapore’s territory consists of one main island along with 62 other islets. Headlines Inside Singapore’s ultra-futuristic inner city gardens – ABC …