Wild Colombia (Colombia Silvestre)

Photo: Luis Pérez, Parque Nacional Natural Tatamá (Some rights reserved) Planeta.com is updating our guide to Wild Colombia – the country’s biodiversity, wildlife, parks and protected areas and the opportunities for ecotourism, conscious, local, Indigenous, and responsible travel. Relevant additions and suggestions are welcome. Headlines¿A dónde ir para conocer los cuerpos de agua que caracterizan …

College World Series

Photo: FanFest (Some rights reserved) Omaha, Nebraska – The NCAA Men’s College World Series (CWS) takes place at Charles Schwab Field. Key Linksncaa.comvisitomaha.com [email protected]@NCAABaseball Google Mapsg.page/TDAPO Embedded Tweets About the seriesThere are 299 NCAA member institutions that sponsor Division I Baseball teams and are eligible to compete in the National Championship. These programs support more …

Indigenous cultures, languages, and peoples in Canada

2021 Poster (Some rights reserved) Spotlight on Indigenous and First Nations peoples of Canada Celebrations June National Indigenous History Monthrcaanc-cirnac.gc.ca/eng/1621447127773/1621447157184 June 21 National Indigenous Peoples Day #NationalIndigenousPeoplesDay For more information on First Nations, Inuit and Métis-led virtual activities, please visit the official pages for National Indigenous Organizations: Assembly of First Nations Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami Métis …

Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta

Photo: Joe Ross (Some rights reserved) Albuquerque, New Mexico – Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta – balloonfiesta.com – is held annually at Balloon Fiesta Park. 2022 marks 50 years for the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta. Dates: October 1-9. “An event like no other.” Hashtag: #balloonfiesta According to Balloon Fiesta officials, more than 872 balloon pilots applied …

Mount Rainer

Photo: NPS, Lupine Meadow (Some rights reserved) Mount Rainier National Park encompasses 235,625 acres on the west-side of the Cascade Range, and is located about 100 kilometers (50 miles) southeast of the Seattle-Tacoma metropolitan area. Mount Rainier National Park is approximately 97 percent wilderness and 3 percent National Historic Landmark District and receives approximately 2 …

Montreal

Photo: Jason Thibault/Massive Content, Old Montreal in Winter (Some rights reserved) Montreal is the populous municipality in the Canadian province of Quebec and the second-most populous city 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 …

ByT Band

Logo Fave music Oaxaca, Mexico – The six-member Blandas y Tlayudas Band – bytband.com – performs rocksteady music, a fusion of the traditional music with a Jamaican accent. Key [email protected] 2020 Sánchez PascuasCataplasma Cashondo un reggae sabroso incluído en nuestro disco en vivo “Bytsitando la calle”, grabado en vivo en el mercado Sánchez Pascuas, Oaxaca …

Death Valley National Park

Photo: Death Valley (Some rights reserved) Death Valley National Park is located in California and Nevada east of the Sierra Nevada, occupying a transition zone between the Great Basin and Mojave deserts in the United States. Tupippuh Nummu means “Our Homeland” in the language of the Timbisha Shoshone, the native people of Death Valley. Timbisha is their name for the valley as well. The …

Brownsville, Texas

Photo: Diann Bayes, Sabal Palm Sanctuary (Some rights reserved) Spotlight on Brownsville Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/F7vLPYE2v4RvRjHd6 ElsewhereLennox Foundation Southmost Preserve Newsmyrgv.com – brownsville herald – @BrownsvilleNews Governmentbrownsvilletx.gov Nearby: South Texas Ecotourism Center501 W State Hwy 100, Laguna Vistagoo.gl/maps/t4dXC9pxjvfDytpW7stec-lv.orgFacebookYoutube WikipediaBrownsvilleMatamoros Planeta

Indigenous cultures, languages, and peoples in Ecuador

Photo: Ron Mader, Guayasamín (some rights reserved) Spotlight on Indigenous cultures of Ecuador HeadlinesTalks in Ecuador to end Indigenous protests – France 24 Wikipedia: Approximately 96.4% of Ecuador’s Indigenous peoples are Highland Quechuas living in the valleys of the Sierra region. Primarily consisting of the descendents of Incans, they are Kichwa speakers and include the …