Miami, Florida

Photo: Brickell Skyline Miami is located on the Atlantic coast in southeastern Florida and the county seat of Miami-Dade County. Miami’s metro area is the eighth most populous and fourth-largest urban area in the United States, with a population of around 5.5 million. Headlines http://www.dezeen.com/2016/07/19/miami-marine-stadium-crowdfunding-campaign-fund-restoration-hilario-candela-heineken-national-trust-for-historic-preservation the-life-and-death-of-miami-coral.html – @NewYorker Elsewhere on the Web City of Miami …

Tallahassee

Photo: Steven Martin, View from the capitol Tallahassee became the capital of Florida, then the Florida Territory, in 1824. In 2017, the population was 191,049, making it the 7th-largest city in the U.S state of Florida, and the 126th-largest city in the United States. Weather https://www.weather.gov/tae News https://www.tallahassee.com Tourism Portals http://www.visittallahassee.com Government https://talgov.com Elsewhere on …

Albuquerque

Photo: John Fowler, Watermelon Mountain Albuquerque (Diné: Beeʼeldííl Dahsinil) is New Mexico’s most populous city. 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 across from the University of New Mexico, serving great …

Downtown Las Vegas #DTLV

Photo: Historic Fifth Street School Downtown Las Vegas (commonly abbreviated as DTLV) is the central original gambling district and historic center of Las Vegas. Downtown is the heart of the city and one in the midst of a grand renewal. FYI The Downtown Project is now DTP. Quotes “I’ve been working to walk the walk …

Minneapolis-St Paul

Photo: Food truck Minneapolis–Saint Paul is a major metropolitan area built around the Mississippi, Minnesota and St. Croix rivers in east central Minnesota. The area is commonly known as the Twin Cities after its two largest cities, Minneapolis, the most populous city in the state, and Saint Paul, the state capital. Despite the Twin moniker, …

Chicago

Photo: Mariano Martel, Tribune Tower The name Chicago is derived from a French rendering of the Native American word shikaakwa, translated as “wild onion” or “wild garlic”, from the Miami-Illinois language. Planeta.com Illinois Illinois Links Cities

Kansas City

Kansas City, Missouri was founded in the 1830s as a Missouri River port at its confluence with the Kansas River coming in from the west. On June 1, 1850 the town of Kansas was incorporated; shortly after came the establishment of the Kansas Territory. Confusion between the two ensued and the name Kansas City was …

New York City

Photo: New York City Department of Transportation, Wayfinding Launch New York is the most populous city in the United States. Some history. The word “Manhattan” has been translated as “island of many hills” from the Lenape language City Parks http://peoplemakeparks.org Photos Embedded Tweets Beginning today, New York City’s museums and attractions are yours to explore …

Los Angeles

Photo: Ron Reiring, Dodger Stadium Los Angeles is the cultural, financial, and commercial center of Southern California. Photos Nearby Parks Joshua Tree National Park Planeta.com Los Angeles Links UCLA Dodgers California Cities