Minneapolis-St Paul

Photo: Food truck Wikipedia: 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 …

San Diego, California

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 Angeles and adjacent to the border with Mexico. Google Maps https://goo.gl/maps/JCNYVdpnvwm3TrgT6 Planeta.com San Diego Links California California Links Mexico-USA Borderlands Mexico USA Borderlands Links Cities

Washington, DC

Photo: Web Workshop Washington, D.C., or the District of Columbia, is the capital of the United States of America. The city was specifically designed for the federal government and is not part of any state. Google Maps goo.gl/maps/Au96y87to61DCT799 City Parks Officially established in 1965, National Mall and Memorial Parks contains some of the oldest protected …

Indianapolis

Photo: Eric Fischer Spotlight on Indianapolis, Indiana Headlines http://thehill.com/latino/395326-indianapolis-church-places-mary-joseph-baby-jesus-inside-cage-to-protest-trump Elsewhere on the Web http://www.huniindy.org Indianapolis Current time in Indianapolis http://visitindy.com – https://twitter.com/VisitIndy http://www.1070thefan.com/listen http://skift.com/2013/07/05/indianapolis-spends-6m-to-become-a-cricket-center http://www.freewheelinbikes.org Hoosier Mountain Bike Association – Forums – Facebook Artwork Idle Planeta.com Indiana Indiana Links Cities

Downtown Las Vegas

Photo: Eternity 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. Hashtag: #DTLV Quotes “I’ve been working to walk the walk and be down here. You can’t create density …

Rome

Photo: Arboreus, Pini Romani Rome is the capital of Italy and the country’s largest and most populated city. Google Maps https://goo.gl/maps/CyxsHwoLgdzCf2F87 Headlines Romans revolt as tourists turn their noses up at city’s decay – Guardian Markets mercatoditestaccio.it Facebook Museums http://www.keats-shelley-house.org – @Keats_Shelley Elsewhere on the Web metrocspa.it Planeta.com Italy Italy Links Cities Vatican City

Tijuana

Photo: Omar Bárcena, Centro Cultural Just south of San Diego, Tijuana … Google Maps goo.gl/maps/sYTVnQqz9iuUCM1V8 History During the early 1900s the Baja California city grew into a center of nightclubs and cabarets, when U.S. prohibition laws drove Usians in search of nightlife across the border. Cultural World One of the popular places in the city …

Montreal

Photo: Laurie Illan Montreal is the populous municipality in the Canadian province of Quebec and the second-most populous municipality in Canada as a whole. Originally called Ville-Marie, or “City of Mary,” it is named after Mount Royal, the triple-peaked hill in the heart of the city. Google Maps goo.gl/maps/zo5A6r7ckyzCcU1JA Questions What would locals like visitors …

Las Vegas, Nevada

Photo: Skyline Publisher’s note: Viva los slow adventures and responsible, conscious, local travel that doesn’t skip on the eating, drinking, gaming and entertaining fit for one of the world’s most storie/d cities. In terms of this page and links below, as of September 2019,  the coverage of Las Vegas and surrounding environs from Planeta.com merits …

Christchurch

Photo: Ron Mader, Penguins The largest city on the South Island and the second largest city in New Zealand (Aotearoa), Christchurch has a population of about 367,000. It is located in Canterbury. Tautahi means “the place of Tautahi” and was adopted as the general Māori name for Christchurch City in the 1930s. The name is derived from the Ngāi …