Las Vegas

Vegas 1921 Mural Publisher’s note: Viva los slow adventures and responsible, conscious, Indigenous, local travel that doesn’t skip on the eating, drinking, gaming and entertaining fit for one of the world’s most storied cities. In terms of this page and links below, as of August 2018,  the coverage of Las Vegas and surrounding environs (Las …

Darwin, Northern Territory

Photo: Mark Pegrum, Parliament Approximately half the Northern Territory population live within a 50 kilometer radius of Darwin. The Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair is unique in that it provides a genuine opportunity to purchase artwork directly from over sixty Indigenous owned community Art Centres, whilst being immersed in an exciting program of traditional dance, workshops, …

Santa Fe, New Mexico

Photo: Kent Kanouse, Downtown Santa Fe Recommended Listening http://ksfr.org Elsewhere on the Web https://meowwolf.com/santa-fe/ http://www.quetengabuenamano.com http://www.folkartmarket.org http://swaia.org Current time in Santa FeSanta Fe Santa Fe SF Best of Santa Fe – SFR Visit Santa Fe Santa Fe Folk Art Gallery Santa Fe Art Institute The Economic Importance of the Arts and Cultural Industries in Santa …

Montevideo, Uruguay

Photo: Rob Oo, Mural Montevideo is the capital, largest city, and chief port of Uruguay. Natural World Montevideo is located in the south of the country, at the northern mouth of the Río de la Plata (River Plate) estuary. Photos Planeta.com Uruguay Uruguay Links South America Cities

Detroit

Photo: Perry, Comerica Park Detroit has lost over half its population since 1950. Headlines Balancing the Narrative http://soundstudiesblog.com/2015/03/12/lazarus-fm-can-the-endangered-sounds-of-detroit-be-saved http://www.nativenewsnetwork.com/what-happens-to-american-indian-artifacts-if-detroit-goes-into-bankruptcy.html http://futureofmuseums.blogspot.mx/2013/06/ethics-smackdown-preview-of-future.html http://www.latimes.com/nation/la-na-detroit-ruin-tours-20131226,0,7297559.story Tourism Portals http://www.visitdetroit.com – flickr – @VisitDetroit Trip Advisor Detroit_Michigan-Vacations Weather wunderground Elsewhere on the Web Save Detroit Now – CAP Online http://citrusmilo.com/mymi/detroit1.cfm http://detroit.jalopnik.com Museums http://detroithistorical.org http://www.sciencedetroit.org http://www.thehenryford.org Wikipedia Detroit Tourism_in_metropolitan_Detroit http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Uniroyal_Giant_Tire Planeta.com Michigan …

Amsterdam

Photo: Patrick Nouhailler, Night While Amsterdam is the capital of the Netherands, the seat of government is the Hague and the provincial capital is Haarlem. Natural World Amsterdam is located on the banks of two bodies of water, the IJ bay and the Amstel river. Cultural World Amsterdam is noted for many outstanding museums, including …

Odessa

Photo: Grrrrl Wikipedia: Odessa is the third most populous city of Ukraine and a major tourism center, seaport and transportation hub located on the northwestern shore of the Black Sea. Planeta.com Ukraine

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 …

Barcelona

Photo: Ajuntament Barcelona, Jornada Castellera A cosmopolitan home to 1.5 million, Barcelona is the second largest city in Spain and the capital of Catalonia. Natural World Barcelona is located on the Iberian Peninsula’s Mediterranean coast on a plateau bordered by the Colllserola mountain range and the Llobregat and Besòs rivers. Parc Natural de Collserola Parc …

Durban

Photo: Dresses The Zulu name for the coastal city of Durban is ‘eThekwini’ meaning ‘where the ocean and earth meet.’ Natural World Durban has a warm, humid climate and beautiful beaches. The city is touted as the country’s surf capital. In fact Durban is home to South Africa’s only surfing museum, the TimeWarp Surfing Museum. Sharks The sardine run …