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 …

Vienna

Photo: Matthias Ripp, Nighttime Editor’s note: Kudos to Marcus Bauer for many links and suggestions first made on the Planeta wiki. Vienna is the federal capital and largest city of Austria. Elsewhere on the Web https://www.wien.gv.at https://www.wien.gv.at/english/ https://www.wien.gv.at/wiki/index.php https://www.wien.info/en Restaurant Mader Markgraf – Rüdigerstraße 12 Visit the Stammtisch http://www.restaurantmader.com https://www.facebook.com/Restaurant-Mader-128565677178362 Monument to the composer Johann …

Zurich

Photo: Patrick Nouhailler, Zurich Time http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/switzerland/zurich http://www.timeanddate.com/time/zone/switzerland/zurich http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/fixedform.html?p1=268 Zurich MFO Zurich-MFO is a new public park and three-dimensional garden, with climbers growing in containers. MFO is a new public park and three-dimensional garden, with climbers growing in containers. http://urbangreens.tumblr.com/post/83163998/mfo-park-in-oerlikon-zurich-switzerland http://www.burckhardtpartner.ch/en/projekte/projektliste/mfo/ancProject_photos?idx=0&cat=freizeit Elsewhere on the Web http://www.zuerich.com What Does This Street In Zürich Mean? Wikipedia Zurich Planeta.com …

Morelia

Photo: Salvador, Morelia Morelia is the capital of the state of Michoacán. History Founded in 1541, the original name was that of ‘Valladolid’ as the Spanish Virrey Don Antonio de Mendoza christened after the city of the same name in Spain. Later it was renamed ‘Morelia’ as tribute to Mexico’s hero José María Morelos, a …