Jakarta

Photo: Nick Botter, Bikes Jakarta is the capital of Indonesia. News thejakartapost.com – @jakpost Tourism Portals Enjoy Jakarta Transportation http://www.jakartaairport.org @MonorailJakarta References Current Time Twitter @MonorailJakarta @jakpost Recommended Listening Jakarta’s leafy oasis – In a hot city plagued with infrastructure problems, Suropati park in Jakarta provides an oasis for musicians, yogis and many others. Jakarta’s malls: …

Darwin, Northern Territory

Photo: Mark Pegrum, Parliament Approximately half the Northern Territory population live within a 50 kilometer radius of Darwin. The waters that surround Darwin are riddled with saltwater crocodiles and deadly box jellyfish, which inhabit the waters from October to May. The Adelaide River, known for its high concentration of saltwater crocodiles, snakesits way northwards, flowing …

Just Add Water Street #JAWSNV

Poster Henderson, Nevada – This is clever — a community event on the last Friday of the month (a week before First Friday in downtown Las Vegas) — tiled JAWS, short for Just Add Water Street, aka the locale in downtown Henderson. Hashtag: #JAWSNV. The festival runs from 7pm-10pm and entrance to the event is free. …

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

Ciudad de Oaxaca = Oaxaca City

Photo: Ron Mader, Tree Planting in the Alameda Oaxaca City is the capital of Oaxaca The city is located in the Central Valley of the Sierra Madre del Sur Mountains, at 17°05’N 96°45″W, elevation: 1,550 meters or 5,000 feet. Looking ahead … on April 25, 2032 Oaxaca City celebrates its 500th anniversary Weather Oaxaca City enjoys …

Cartagena

Photo: Museo del Oro Zenú A vibrant city on the Caribbean Coast of Colombia, Cartagena is a UNESCO World Heritage located southwest of the Sierra Santa Marta, a biodiversity hotspot. Google Maps goo.gl/maps/sMNV4eR99jy7hoDJA Twitter Tweets by cccartagenaco Planeta.com Colombia Colombia Links Cities

Vancouver

Photo: Mariano Montel, Granville Island Vancouver is a coastal seaport city in western Canada, located in the Lower Mainland region of British Columbia and is the province’s most populous city. Hockey http://nhl.com/canucks Parks Klahowya means ‘welcome.’ The Klahowya village at Stanley Park exhibits first nations art, carving, stories, cuisine and history. Photos Wikipedia Vancouver Planeta.com …

Salamanca

Photo: Patrick Nouhailler, 2018 view Salamanca is a city in northwestern Spain that is the capital of the Province of Salamanca in the community of Castile and León. The city lies on several hills by the Tormes River. Its Old City was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1988. Questions What would locals like …

Barcelona Links

Barcelona Flag Links related to Barcelona presented in mostly random fashion Headlines http://www.totemtourism.com/this-weeks-news-and-views/barcelonas-new-mayor-to-curb-unsustainable-tourism http://thebreathingforest.com/guide-to-barcelona The Battle of Barcelona: Pissed Off Residents Vs Drunk, Naked Tourists – @SamShepEdwards http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/blueprintforliving/an-architectural-tour-of-the-sagrada-familia/6361664 Naked Italians Spark Protests http://www.citylab.com/housing/2015/02/16-maps-that-explain-barcelona/385117 http://www.theatlanticcities.com/jobs-and-economy/2014/04/tourism-ruining-barcelona/8918 http://www.transitionsabroad.com/listings/travel/travel_to_eat/cooking-schools-and-markets-in-barcelona-spain.shtml Vecinos de lugares turísticos narran cómo les afecta vivir rodeados de turistas en verano Newshttps://www.lavanguardia.com Carrers guarnits de la Festa …